Alwyn Li

Alwyn Li

Partner

Expertise

  • Investment Funds

WSG Practice Industries

Activity

Deacons
Hong Kong, China

WSG Leadership

IBA Group
Member
Profile
Alwyn is a key member of the financial services practice. He has extensive experience in establishing and advising clients on seeking authorisation by the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) of unit trusts and mutual funds domiciled in Hong Kong and overseas jurisdictions including RMB denominated funds, QFII and RQFII funds, and UCITS funds. He also advises on on-going compliance and post-authorisation issues.

In addition, Alwyn advises on the structuring and establishment of private investment funds. He regularly advises on regulatory matters across a broad spread of issues affecting the asset management industry in Hong Kong. He helps clients to set up their Hong Kong offices and obtain appropriate SFC licences.

Alwyn is experienced in advising on Hong Kong profits tax and stamp duty issues.
Areas of Practice

Investment Funds

Professional Career

Professional Associations

Member, The Law Society of Hong Kong
Member, The Law Society of England and Wales
Member, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

Articles

Time to Apply for Subsidies for Open-Ended Fund Companies and REITs
Deacons, May 2021

Following announcements during the 2021-22 Budget by the Finance Secretary Paul Chan, the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) issued on 10 May 2021 details of the grant scheme available for Hong Kong open-ended fund companies (OFCs) and real estate investment trusts (REITs)...