Offshore Mutual Fund

Offshore Mutual Fund

A mutual fund based outside the United States. Offshore mutual funds must comply with regulations in the countries in which they are registered, but need not comply with American regulations. Offshore mutual funds cannot be sold in the United States unless they comply with these regulations, but they may invest in U.S. securities.
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For example, should a certain offshore mutual fund invest in Apple stocks, it will be subject to 30% tax for stock dividend issued by Apple.
Private banking accounts can typically be opened in the name of an individual, a commercial business, a law firm, an investment adviser, a trust, a personal investment company, or an offshore mutual fund.
The offshore Mutual Fund market is focused on Luxembourg.
Binder indicated that the new money came from the successful launch of a new offshore mutual fund and continued strong demand from European and other offshore investors.
Lopian, executive vice president and Head of The Bank of New York's Asia-Pacific Division, said, "We look forward to expanding our presence in Japan and to offering Japanese financial institutions world class customer service, sophisticated financial service products, and new services, including global collateral management, offshore mutual fund administration, alternative investments and hedge funds and interest rate derivatives.
where the company has been serving private and institutional clients in Germany for more than 35 years; PRICOA Property PLC, a European real estate investment and advisory business; PRICOA Capital Group, a London-based European private equity business; and the company's offshore mutual fund products.
taxpayers who invest in offshore mutual funds or certain other passive foreign investments without understanding the tax consequences may learn only years later that those investments are subject to the onerous tax rules for investments in passive foreign investment companies (PFICs).
Swiss bank Amas is planning to launch India-specific private equity and offshore mutual funds in January, Reuters has reported citing a senior official of the bank.
The growing exchange, opened in 1997, has become a leading market for offshore mutual funds and Eurobonds, which are bonds traded outside the regulations of a single country.
A recent poll of independent financial advisors (IFAs) conducted by Bank von Ernst showed that the current proposals to replace PEPs and Tessas with the Individual Savings Account (ISA) are likely to give rise to an increase in offshore investments, in particular offshore mutual funds.

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