Alternative Investment Fund Managers
In compliance with the European Union Alternative Investment Fund Managers (AIFM) Directive, the Investment Funds Act, 2019 provides a legislative and regulatory framework for AIFM that manage or market alternative investment funds in the European Union.
The Securities Commission of The Bahamas has already engaged with and executed 28 Memorandums of Understanding with the securities regulators of EU Member states in order to facilitate participation in their respective countries.
|Category||Application Fee Per Fund||Initial Registration Fee Per Fund||Annual Renewal Fee Per Fund|
|Alternative Investment Fund Manager||$200.00||$300.00||$500.00|
|ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENT FUND MANAGER|
|RENEWAL OF LICENCE|
|Fees||Payment Annually – by January 31||Section 43|
|Annual Declaration||File Annually||Section 43 (1)(a)|
|Capital Requirement||Ongoing||Section 63(2)(b)|
|MATERIAL CHANGE REPORTING|
|Ongoing statutory reporting||Within 5 days of change||Section 111|
|Winding up or closure||Within 30 days after commencement||Section 49|
|Reporting information or information to investors||Within 21 days of occurrence||Section 112|
|Delegation of functions||Before delegation takes place||Section 65|
|WINDING UP, DISSOLUTION OR TERMINATION||Within 30 days before such commencement||Section 49|