Our annual briefing highlighting the key 2021 legal developments which impact the funds' industry and previews what can be expected in 2022.
We are undoubtedly witnessing a period of evolution for the UK funds industry. Despite the seemingly interminable Covid-19 crisis, the pace of change in the investment funds industry has not slowed and so we also take an in-depth look at the 'Headline Grabbers', the key drivers behind this evolution which you need to know about. Included in this section are details on the introduction of the new Long Term Asset Fund vehicle and the retailisation strategies shaping the post-Brexit landscape for UK funds operating in the UK. Also covered is the gradual evolution of EU funds regulation and the critical ESG developments both in the EU and the United Kingdom.