Cohort’s Principals have significant experience in

the establishment, operation and re-structuring of investment vehicles including hedge funds and

private equity companies.


Bermuda offers a first class jurisdiction within which to base

both investment management companies and investment

funds. Cohort provides the following range of services

with respect to the establishment and operation of

investment funds:


  Analysing Investment Fund concepts and providing

discreet structuring advice relating to the type of

vehicle most suitable to deploy the investment strategy;


  Participating in the development of sales and marketing

strategies specific to hedge funds including facilitating

the listing of such funds with third party performance

review providers;


  Facilitating introductions to Bermuda Law firms,

administrators and auditors;


  Planning exit strategies/fund reorganizations, mergers

and consolidations;


  Reviewing corporate due diligence documentation

relating to investments made or to be made;


  Analysis and preparation of appropriate hedge fund

valuation policies;


  Analysis, advice and preparation of fund Corporate

Governance policies and procedures;


  Advice and assistance with respect to the preparation,

monitoring and review of appropriate AML/KYC

policies and procedures; and


  Advice and assistance with respect to the development

of systems and procedures for the effective monitoring

and control by fund boards; and


  Advice and assistance with respect to compliance with

standards for operations promulgated by The Hedge

Fund Standards Board (voluntary standards for the

maintenance of good hedge fund operations

and management).