In this first blog post, I want to share some knowledge on trading for investors on a professional level. I am going to explain a common fund structure used to trade investor capital.
Almost 2 years ago we went on the journey to set up our own investment fund focussed on fx trading. Through this journey, we learned what goes into setting up a fund and what a potential fund structure looks like.
If you decide to take your trading to the next level and want to take on investors, most jurisdictions require you to obtain certain licenses and build up a certain company structure.
There are multiple fund structures, which are all pretty interesting to see. If you ever want to start a fund or invest in a fund you need to know a few things...
The key to setting up your fund is to create trust between you and the investor. The way of doing this is to obtain the necessary licenses and registrations, but also by separating their funds from your entity. That is at least how we do it.