Property Fund Structures: Ireland and UK Developments
Event Date: 20 February 2013
Irish property fund structures have become the focus of increased international interest in recent years, particularly from international institutional investors seeking to acquire heavily discounted Irish property or assets held in NAMA. At this seminar our speakers gave an overview of recent legal and market developments relating to property funds both in Ireland and the UK, including REITs.
Melville Rodrigues, Partner, CMS Cameron McKenna, London
Melville heads the property funds and indirect investment practice at CMS, and focuses on the launch and operation of property funds. In addition, he has represented industry bodies in their dialogue with the EU Commission, European Securities and Markets Authority as well as the UK Treasury and FSA. He is a regular contributor to the property press.
Mark Browne, Partner, Mason Hayes & Curran
Mark is a Partner in the Investment Funds practice. He has over 12 years' experience in the funds industry and advises on all aspects of the structuring, establishment and on-going operation of investment funds in Ireland. Property funds are a specific focus of his practice.