Hedge Funds - Australia

Specialist hedge fund expertise

King & Wood Mallesons position at the forefront of international funds sector means we have deep expertise with respect to the specialist area of hedge funds in Australia and the wider Asia region. 

Our recent experience with respect to hedge funds includes advising:

  • A variety of clients on the establishment of hedge funds, including 130/30 funds, precious metals funds and other mixed strategy funds
  • Acting for investors in investments into hedge funds
  • On short selling restrictions for hedge funds and investment banks 
  • K2 Advisors Alpha Strategies Fund on a hedge fund of funds.

We have a full team specialising in this area.

Discover our latest insights into legal issues affecting your business

Late on 9 December 2020, the Treasurer announced that the current $0 monetary screening thresholds for FIRB applications will be lifted on 1 January 2021, resulting for the most part in the standard...

11 December 2020

COVID-19 has caused economic hardship for companies around the globe and has required many to act quickly in order to ensure supply of in-demand goods or services.

28 October 2020

Ahead of the expected cessation of the London Inter-bank Offered Rate (LIBOR) at the end of 2021, along with the possible discontinuance of other key inter-bank offered rates (IBORs), the...

22 October 2020

Though there were no changes to the legislated increase in the rate of superannuation guarantee, the 2020-21 Federal Budget still packed a punch for the superannuation industry.

12 October 2020

This site uses cookies to enhance your experience and to help us improve the site. Please see our Privacy Policy for further information. If you continue without changing your settings, we will assume that you are happy to receive these cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time.

For more information on which cookies we use then please refer to our Cookie Policy.