Maples Advises Citigroup First Investment Management Limited on the Launch of New Fund in Japan
01 Feb 2021
A team based in the Group's law firm in Hong Kong acted as Cayman Islands legal counsel to CFIM and was led by Funds & Investment Management Partner, Nick Harrold and assisted by Associate, Costa Valtas.
Commenting on the transaction, Nick Harrold said, "We are pleased to have advised CFIM on the launch of their latest publicly offered fund in Japan which marks over 13 years of collaboration between the Maples Group and CFIM in launching funds for public and private distribution."
"It was a pleasure to once again partner with the team at CFIM on the launch of their latest fund which reflects a broader trend in the market of Japanese investors increasingly seeking yield from global assets", added Costa Valtas.
The Maples Group's Japanese Funds practice is recognised as the market leader, advising and providing funds services to the industry's heavyweights, as well as new entrants to the market, on the structuring and establishment of Japanese Funds.
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