Alfonso Fernández-Miranda

Partner
Madrid
(+34) 91 576 19 00
CISs
Capital Markets

Experience

Alfonso is a partner in the Finance and Capital Markets practice area and Head of the Department of Collective Investment Schemes (CISs) and Pension Plans and Funds. He joined the firm in 2001 and became a partner in 2013.

He has long experience in regulation, having advised numerous investment services firms, collective investment scheme management companies and pension fund management companies on diverse issues related to the regulation of capital markets.

In addition to taking part in incorporation, transformation or merger processes, he has advised financial institutions on the adaptation of their procedures to the MiFID and MiFID II regulations, and on anti-money laundering matters. Since 2013, he has performed duties of Vice-Secretary of the management company of the investment guarantee general fund.

The collective investment scheme department he has directed for the past five years is of particular importance, providing advice in the legal management of collective investment schemes and pension plans and funds. SICAVs: Secretary of more than 450 equity investment companies: incorporations, removal from CNMV registration, transformations, mergers, capital increases and decreases, etc. Investment Funds: Advice on incorporations, mergers, winding up, renewal of guarantees, modifications in investment policies, etc. Pension Funds: incorporation, setting up and integration of pension plans, advice to supervisory committees, drafting of specifications and regulations of plans and funds, respectively.

 

Education

  • Law Degree. Universidad Complutense de Madrid.
  • Various courses specialising in finance and regulatory law.

 

Affiliations

Madrid Bar Association (Ilustre Colegio de Abogados de Madrid).

Languages

English