Ireland

 

Name of Regulatory Body The Central Bank of Ireland (CBI).
Average set- up time per
structure
UCITS – 4-6 weeks
Overall establishment including approval of service providers – 3 months.
QIAIF/RIAIF – 24 hours
Overall establishment including approval of service providers /AIFM– 12 weeks.

Regulatory Fees
Listing Agents Fees
Legal Fees

Varies from €2,000 to €4,000 once off payments.
Min - €7,000 Max - €10,000 per annum.
Varies with Fund complexity.

Available Fund/ Legal
structures
Unit Trust,
Common Contractual Fund,
Investment Company,
Investment Limited Partnership,
Irish Collective Asset-management Vehicle (ICAV).
Marketing Restrictions UCITS & AIFs: Passporting in – Funds which propose to market their units in Ireland:
Must submit all documents as outlined by the Central Bank of Ireland.
Under UCITS, the notification process will be simplified, and will be a regulator-to-regulator process.
Under AIFMD, the notification process is simplified, and is a regulator-to-regulator process.