Please see below for our recent press items.

Women In Finance Charter – One Year On

Posted by on Mar 22, 2017 in Gender & Diversity, Press | Comments Off on Women In Finance Charter – One Year On

Women In Finance Charter – One Year On

Almost half of UK financial services staff now covered by ground breaking Women in Finance Charter.

Sturgeon Ventures are proud to have signed up to this initiative since July 2016.

Another 33 firms have signed up to the government’s ground-breaking Women in Finance Charter, with 33,000 extra staff in the UK now covered by the plan to tackle gender inequality in financial services.

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HFM Week European Services Awards – 6 Shortlists for Sturgeon

Posted by on Mar 21, 2017 in Press | Comments Off on HFM Week European Services Awards – 6 Shortlists for Sturgeon

HFM Week European Services Awards – 6 Shortlists for Sturgeon

 

Sturgeon Ventures has been shorted listed for 6 awards within the HFM Week European Services Awards 2017.

Those shortlist nomination categories are:

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AIFM Solutions – Update

Posted by on Feb 27, 2017 in Press | Comments Off on AIFM Solutions – Update

AIFM Solutions – Update

The AIFM Solutions academy has been updated with marketing for AIFs for 2017.

The vision and core objective is to create a go to place for start ups and overseas firms to find innovation and education in the world of The Alternative Investment Fund Management industry, a landscape with many complexities, born out of the AIFM Directive.

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AIFM – Overview Of The UK’s Small Registered AIFM Regime

Posted by on Oct 3, 2016 in Press | Comments Off on AIFM – Overview Of The UK’s Small Registered AIFM Regime

AIFM – Overview Of The UK’s Small Registered AIFM Regime

 

 

Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP and Sturgeon Ventures set out an overview of the regulatory regime for a small registered UK AIFM under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive 2011/61/EU.

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Sturgeon Ventures Shortlisted by HFM Asia

Posted by on Sep 7, 2016 in Press | Comments Off on Sturgeon Ventures Shortlisted by HFM Asia

Sturgeon Ventures Shortlisted by HFM Asia

We are delighted to have been recognised for our offering in this our 18th year of Sturgeon Ventures history, since the launch of our Hong Kong Solution offering known as Sturgeon Hong Kong.

Sturgeon Ventures earlier this year launched Sturgeon Hong Kong as the first Regulatory Incubator which is a JV with Lynx regulated by the Hong Kong Regulatory Authorities spanning two continents with Sturgeon’s innovative solutions. (more…)

The Trust Issue

Posted by on Aug 9, 2016 in Press | Comments Off on The Trust Issue

The Trust Issue

‘Trust is important in the good times but also in the bad because life goes in peaks and troughs and there’s going to be a point when you’re going to require that trust, and if you’ve lost it before, how do you go about demonstrating that actually you are not going to repeat history?’

John Lewis

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ESMA Advice on Extending the AIFMD Passport to Non-EU Countries

Posted by on Jul 22, 2016 in Press | Comments Off on ESMA Advice on Extending the AIFMD Passport to Non-EU Countries

ESMA Advice on Extending the AIFMD Passport to Non-EU Countries

ESMA sees no significant obstacles to extending the AIFMD passport to nine key countries.

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published advice to the European Commission, the European Parliament, and the European Council in relation to the application of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) passport to non-EU alternative investment fund managers (AIFMs) and alternative investment funds (AIFs) in 12 countries. This advice follows ESMA’s earlier advice published on 30 June 2015 on the application of the AIFMD passport to non-EU countries. (more…)

Sturgeon Ventures Wins Multiple Awards at the 11th Annual ACQ5 Global Awards

Posted by on Jul 1, 2016 in Press | Comments Off on Sturgeon Ventures Wins Multiple Awards at the 11th Annual ACQ5 Global Awards

Sturgeon Ventures Wins Multiple Awards at the 11th Annual ACQ5 Global Awards

The 11th Annual ACQ5 Global Awards 2016, have for the 3rd year running awarded Sturgeon Ventures as the Best Regulatory Hosting firm of the year alongside:

  • International Business Strategy Consultancy of the year
  • UK – Gamechanger of the year – Seonaid Mackenzie
  • Family office Wealth Advisor of the year
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Sturgeon Ventures LLP Signs up to the Women in Finance Charter

Posted by on Jun 29, 2016 in Press | Comments Off on Sturgeon Ventures LLP Signs up to the Women in Finance Charter

Sturgeon Ventures LLP Signs up to the Women in Finance Charter

 

Sturgeon Ventures LLP has signed up to the Women in Finance Charter and is committed to improving gender diversity in financial services driving genuine change in the sector.

For further information on the Women in Finance Charter see  Treasury website below:

Women in Finance Charter
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The Impact of Brexit On Non-European Hedge Funds

Posted by on Jun 28, 2016 in Press | Comments Off on The Impact of Brexit On Non-European Hedge Funds

The Impact of Brexit On Non-European Hedge Funds

“Good morning everyone, the country has just taken part in a giant democratic exercise, perhaps the biggest in our history…The British people have voted to leave the European Union and their will must be respected,”

David Cameron, 24th June 2016

With the Brexit referendum decided and David Cameron’s resignation announced, we look at the key impact of the referendum decision on the non-European fund industry.
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