CSSF grants AIFM infrastructure sub-license to IQ-EQ in Luxembourg

We are pleased to announce that IQ-EQ Fund Management (Luxembourg) S.A. has been granted the alternative investment fund manager (AIFM) infrastructure sub-license by the Luxembourg regulator, Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF). 

An entity within the IQ-EQ group, IQ-EQ Fund Management (Luxembourg) S.A. was established in 2015 as a third party AIFM and now services over 30 alternative investment funds (AIFs) with a total committed capital of more than €3.5 billion.

With the granting of the infrastructure sub-license, our Luxembourg business is now able to offer services across the full range of illiquid AIFM asset classes, including:

  • Private equity
  • Private debt
  • Real estate
  • Infrastructure
  • Fund of funds
  • Insurance linked assets

IQ-EQ Fund Management (Luxembourg) S.A. offers a full range of AIFM services and solutions including portfolio management, risk management, valuation control, Annex IV reporting, passporting and delegation control.

Stephan Schilken, IQ-EQ’s Director and Head of Delivery for AIFM in Luxembourg, commented:

“We are delighted to have been granted the AIFM infrastructure sub-license as it means that we are now able to support our clients across the entire range of illiquid AIFM asset classes and provide them with global alternative asset solutions, ranging from private equity and real estate to insurance linked assets, amongst others. We can delegate the portfolio management to a licensed asset manager or retain this function and have an investment advisor appointed – offering complete flexibility to our clients.”