Investment Fund Market Guide - Mauritius
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/open-ended funds set up as collective investment scheme and private equity funds set up as collective investment scheme or close ended fund. Self managed schemes set up as both a collective investment scheme or close ended fund. A close ended fund will be structured as a private company limited by shares or as a limited partnership, whilst a collective investment scheme will be commonly structured as a public or private company, a unit trust or a protected cell company.
CSD link: n/a
Eligible fund types in CBL
All funds in Mauritius, whether a collective investment scheme or a close ended fund, are regulated by the Financial Services Commission.
Mutual/open ended funds are set up as collective investment scheme in Mauritius. Private equity funds is usually set up as close ended funds in Mauritius but can also be set up as a collective investment scheme. There are also self managed schemes in Mauritius which can be set up as both a collective investment scheme or a close ended fund.