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  • Instrument Constituting the Fund

    • CIR 7.1.2 CIR 7.1.2

      (1) The Fund Manager and, in the case of an Investment Trust, both the Fund Manager and the Trustee of a Fund, must ensure that the written Constitution which every Fund is required to have pursuant to Article 27(1) of the Law:
      (a) contains the statements and disclosures prescribed in the table in CIR App5 as are applicable to the Fund; and
      (b) does not contain any provision that is prejudicial to the interests of the Unitholders generally or to the Unitholders of any class of Units.
      (2) The Fund Manager and, in the case of an Investment Trust, both the Fund Manager and the Trustee, are responsible for maintaining the Constitution and for making necessary alterations to it in accordance with the applicable legislation.
      Derived from RM72/2010 (Made 11th July 2010). [VER13/07-10]

      • CIR 7.1.2 Guidance

        Guidance

        In the case of a Fund on a Fund Platform, such a Fund, being an Incorporated Cell of an Incorporated Cell Company, needs its own Articles of Association under the ICC Regulations.

    • CIR 7.1.3

      (1) A Fund Manager may issue and in the case of an Investment Trust, may instruct the Trustee to issue such classes of Units as are set out in the Constitution, provided the rights of any class are not unfairly prejudicial to the interests of the Unitholders of any other class of Units in that Fund.
      (2) Units whose issue may be limited can be issued by a Fund Manager if permitted by the Constitution and if in accordance with the conditions set out in the Prospectus, provided that such issue will not materially prejudice any existing Unitholders in the Fund.
      (3) In the case of an Investment Trust, the Trustee must take reasonable measures to ensure, before carrying out the Fund Manager's instructions, that those instructions comply with the requirements in (1) and (2).
      Derived from RM72/2010 (Made 11th July 2010). [VER13/07-10]