DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 7, 2017 — MENA Fund Manager named King & Spalding as the Best Advisory Firm for Fund Structuring for the second consecutive year at their annual Fund Services Awards held on Jan. 31.
MENA Fund Manager is a monthly publication focused exclusively on the rapidly developing Middle East and North African fund manager markets. The award, which is based on both qualitative and quantitative analysis of the firm’s work in the region, acknowledges King & Spalding’s market-leading investment funds practice in the region, and its development of innovative fund structures.
King & Spalding’s investment funds practice focuses on fund formation as well as on the representation of such funds in the implementation of their investment strategies, including asset acquisitions and financing. Chambers Global has ranked King & Spalding’s Middle East Investment Funds practice in its highest bracket for the past six years, and Islamic Finance News selected King & Spalding as the top firm in the categories of funds and asset management in both 2014 and 2015, with an honourable mention in 2016.
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