Hedge Funds

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

Treasury has released drafts of the regulatory and tax legislation for the CCIV regime.

21 January 2019

Negotiating a deal that you and your investment committee are happy with is no longer enough for many private fund investors. Instead, Fear of Missing Out is a common investor mindset.

24 September 2018

The Federal Government released an exposure draft of technical amendments to the Attribution Managed Investment Trusts (AMIT) scheme.

20 June 2018

This new draft adds provisions on related party transactions, members’ rights and meetings.

15 June 2018

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