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Asset Management & Investment Funds [Investment Funds & Asset Management]

Profile: William Fry‚€ôs Investment Funds team is one of the largest dedicated funds teams in Dublin. We continue to be the Firm of choice for significant and complex funds work in Ireland, consolidating our work with large global players and increasing the number of large asset manager clients. Our leading position is emphasized both by our client list and through the number of leading expert lawyers at William Fry. Our leading position reflects our strength and depth of expertise, the experience of our team, as well as the calibre of our clients and the transactions on which we advise.

We are well known for our 'Blue Chip' client base, representing funds with an average of $1billion of assets under management per fund, and our unrivalled expertise at all lawyer levels in structuring, establishing and advising ETFs.
Deals: We have advised:

One of the largest provider of exchange-traded-funds (ETFs) in the world on the establishment of a significant number of new and innovative products including advice relating to UCITS index eligibility requirements, all relevant Irish regulatory requirements and managed all aspects of the Central Bank of Ireland approval process for these products

LGIM on its growing ETF product range including on a number of significant and innovative launches

A Large Global Asset Manager in relation to the regulatory process involved in making application to the Central Bank to expand the regulatory licence of its Dublin-domiciled UCITS management company

Milltrust International Managed Investments ICAV on the establishment of a new fund which will partner with the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) in Hong Kong to invest into leading companies in Asia that are actively focused on tackling environmental pollution and climate change

Poste Vita, a large Italian life assurance company, on the establishment of a new investment fund which will invest in a range of real estate assets across Europe

Advisers


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Aherne, John


Firm: William Fry
Position: Partner
Address: 2 Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2
Phone: +353 1 639 5321
Email: john.aherne@williamfry.com
Personal URL: https://www.williamfry.com/our-people/bio/john-aherne

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Coyne, Vincent


Firm: William Fry
Position: Partner, Investment Funds
Address: 2 Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2
Phone: +353 1 489 6652
Email: vincent.coyne@williamfry.com
Personal URL: https://www.williamfry.com/our-people/bio/vincent-coyne

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Morrissey, Dan


Firm: William Fry
Position: Head of Investment Funds Department
Address: 2 Grand Canal Square, Dublin, 2
Phone: +353 1 639 5221
Fax: +353 1 639 5333
Email: dan.morrissey@williamfry.com
Personal URL: http://www.williamfry.com/our-people/bio/dan-morrissey

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Phelan, James


Firm: William Fry
Position: Partner
Address: 2 Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2
Phone: +353 1 489 6590
Email: james.phelan@williamfry.com
Personal URL: https://www.williamfry.com/our-people/bio/james-phelan