Taylor Hui

Partner | Financial Services

taylor.hui@deacons.com
+852 2826 5368
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"Taylor Hui stands out for his knowledge of registered fund regulatory procedures, and is regularly instructed to handle retail and hedge fund launches. He is also well regarded for his expertise in handling private equity fund formation."

"Taylor is deemed "very senior and very successful" by one market source."

"Taylor Hui's practice encompasses advice relating to both private and public funds, including the establishment of hedge funds and SFC registration for retail funds. A client highlights his flexibility, commenting: "He's open and willing to take into consideration any issues we have.""

"Taylor Hui represents clients on the formation of hedge funds in addition to the work he does on private equity and registered funds. He also heads the team's PRC desk, advising on QFIIs and QDIIs. A client comments that "he's very good, he's a leading person in funds business.""

Taylor leads the China team within Deacons’ financial services practice. He has more than 25 years of experience advising on the structuring, establishment and distribution of all types of investment funds in both the retail funds and private funds space. He also advises on securities regulations and assists clients with ongoing legal, regulatory and compliance obligations.

Taylor regularly advises clients on setting up fund management businesses in Hong Kong. He also assists with onshore and offshore hedge fund start-ups and the establishment of private equity funds, hybrid funds and other alternatives, particularly with managers of Mainland Chinese background. His practice includes advising foreign fund managers on Mainland Chinese QFI matters, regulatory issues and setting up offices in Mainland China.

Taylor has advised on many innovative products including funds under Mainland-Hong Kong mutual recognition of funds scheme, the first of many RQFII ETF and the first RMB bond fund. He also advised on the HSBC China Dragon Fund – the first closed ended fund listed on Hong Kong Stock Exchange in 2007 for public offer, the first China A-Shares QFII fund and the first retail fund of hedge funds.

More about Taylor Hui

Chambers Greater China / Asia-Pacific

  • Leading Individual, Investment Funds, Hong Kong, Greater China Region (2012-2024)

Legal 500

  • Leading Lawyer, Investment Funds, Hong Kong, Asia Pacific (2024)
  • Recommended Lawyer, Investment Funds, Hong Kong, Asia Pacific (2012-2015, 2021-2024)

IFLR1000

  • Leading Lawyer, Investment Funds, Hong Kong (2012-2019)
  • Highly Regarded Lawyer, Investment Funds, Hong Kong (2019-2024)

    Who’s Who Legal

    • World’s Leading Private Funds Lawyer (2020-2023)

    • Member, The Law Society of Hong Kong
    • Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, Huangpu District, Guangzhou (2019-2021)

    LLB, BEc (Finance) Macquarie University, Australia (1993)

    "Taylor Hui stands out for his knowledge of registered fund regulatory procedures, and is regularly instructed to handle retail and hedge fund launches. He is also well regarded for his expertise in handling private equity fund formation."

    "Taylor is deemed "very senior and very successful" by one market source."

    "Taylor Hui's practice encompasses advice relating to both private and public funds, including the establishment of hedge funds and SFC registration for retail funds. A client highlights his flexibility, commenting: "He's open and willing to take into consideration any issues we have.""

    "Taylor Hui represents clients on the formation of hedge funds in addition to the work he does on private equity and registered funds. He also heads the team's PRC desk, advising on QFIIs and QDIIs. A client comments that "he's very good, he's a leading person in funds business.""

    Languages

    • English
    • Cantonese
    • Mandarin

    Jurisdictions

    • Hong Kong
    • England and Wales
    • New South Wales (Australia)
    • Victoria (Australia)

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