Investment Fund Market Guide - Guernsey
Key features (Register market)
Settlement free of payment
Settlement against payment
Refer to CBL’s Eligible currencies and the fund currency specified in fund prospectus.
Restrictions on customer
Restrictions on settlement
Market type / link type (Settlement link)
Eligible fund types/legal forms in CBL
Register market:Mutual funds, private equity funds and hedge funds in the form of unit trusts, company (cellular and non-cellular) and limited partnership.
CSD Link: n/a
Eligible fund types in CBL
Funds in Guernsey must either be authorized or registered by the Guernsey Financial Services Commission.
A mutual fund, private equity, and hedge fund (collective investment schemes) can be in the form of:
- Unit trusts under The Trusts (Guernsey) Law, 2007
- Cellular and non-cellular company registered under The Companies (Guernsey) Law, 2008