Round Hill Music Royalty Fund Limited’s Listing

Carey Olsen’s investment funds team in Guernsey has advised Round Hill Music Royalty Fund Limited on the listing.

The Fund, which raised US$282 million on launch, will be managed by New York based music publishing company Round Hill Music LP, and will continue the firm’s strategy of investing in high-quality and established music royalties.

The firm has identified pipeline investments comprising intellectual property rights for over 120,000 songs, including hits by The Beatles, The Rolling Stones and James Brown. This is the fourth fund for the firm and has been backed by M&G Investment Management as a cornerstone investor.

Working alongside Gowling WLG (onshore counsel) and Cenkos Securities (sole bookrunner and financial adviser), Carey Olsen advised on the Guernsey legal and regulatory aspects of the Guernsey-incorporated fund. The team was led by partner Tony Lane (Picture), assisted by counsel Andrew Tually and associate Olivia Hamilton-Russell.

Involved fees earner: Olivia Hamilton-Russell – Carey Olsen; Tony Lane – Carey Olsen; Andrew Tually – Carey Olsen;

Law Firms: Carey Olsen;

Clients: Round Hill Music Royalty Fund Limited;