With the UK due to formally leave the EU on 29 March 2019 ("Exit Day") and against a backdrop of further political uncertainty, eight groups of conference attendees discussed Brexit and the implication for fund operations, moderated by representatives of the Maples Group.

In this white paper, we highlight the key themes that emerged as part of the discussions, including issues surrounding the management and distribution of EU investment funds post Brexit and what contingency plans UK managers have taken or are considering taking to mitigate the risk of Brexit.

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