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<< Dear all,

I am an experienced UK-based investor.

I want to start a Limited Partnership in the UK to invest other people's money. Like the "Buffett Limited Partnership" that Warren Buffett started in the 1950s.

I've searched for "limited partnership" on the US fool site (using "search.fool.com"), and it seems that this is still quite legal in the USA.

I wondered if anyone knows how I can run something like this is from the UK, perhaps offshore like the Isle of Man or Channel Islands?

I am not keen on starting an Investment Fund, as having investigated this, the cash and regulatory resources required rule it out. To begin with, I just want to have a legal framework to manage money on behalf of a few people.

Any Foolish advice or suggestions gratefully received. >>

Hello Fluiman and a Foolish Welcome to You!

I just got back from there. Since you are UK based UK law will control on this one. My best suggestion here is to find a solicitor who is qualified in issues related to investment and financial consulting.

Foolishly,
Peter Lincoln
TMF BALDer
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