We are looking for an investment funds lawyer to join the AMX legal team reporting directly to the London-based Head of Legal. We would ideally like the candidate to be based from Cork, but other locations will be considered.
The role will primarily focus on the legal and regulatory aspects of launching and maintaining investment funds under AIFMD and UCITS regimes working closely with the Head of Legal and various AMX teams responsible for the on boarding of new managers and investors including the Client Services, Product, Sales, Compliance, Operational Oversight and Risk teams. This will include legal advice with a particular emphasis on investment documentation and investment vehicles that are appropriate/approved for establishing and developing the AMX business.
The successful candidate will use their knowledge of the various types of investment vehicles available for different categories of institutional investors to help the AMX team select those that are appropriate for our clients and in particular the use of existing offshore investment fund vehicles.
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The Asset Management Exchange (“AMX”) i s an institutional platform that gives investors, their intermediaries, and asset managers a way to do business with each other.
Since launching in 2017, our mission has been to challenge the outdated and inefficient way the investment industry works today. Our vision is to be the central connection in the investment ecosystem so we can better the end investor.
AMX is built with fund infrastructure that ’s designed for the needs of institutional investors. Our 100-strong team, based in the UK, Ireland and the USA, negotiate with managers, transition assets, monitor strategies and add an extra layer of risk oversight.
And in the three years since launch, we’ve grown to over $20bn of assets and nearly 80 strategies on the platform. And over 45 pension funds and 25 asset managers are already working with us on the platform to transform the industry.
We’re backed by Willis Towers Watson, a global player in institutional investment. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson, a leading advisory, broking and solutions company, helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth.
Within Willis Towers Watson, AMX is most closely aligned with the Investment, Risk & Reinsurance segment where we have many clients in common.
AMX standardises, centralises and streamlines the entire process so it works better for everyone.
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