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Bibb L. Strench

Seward & Kissel LLP

Washington, DC, USA


Bibb Strench is a Counsel in the Washington, D.C. office of Seward & Kissel LLP.  Mr. Strench’s practice focuses on exchange-traded funds, alternative registered funds, mutual funds and investment advisers.  He provides advice on regulatory, compliance, entity formation, auditor independence, corporate governance and other issues related to the operation of the aforementioned businesses.  Mr. Strench frequently speaks and writes on issues surrounding investment management and securities regulation.

During his career, Mr. Strench has played a role in a number of significant legal developments impacting the investment management industry.  He helped form the first Shariah-compliant exchange-traded fund, he assisted NCCUSL with the development of the model statutory trust entity act, he was recognized as a contributor to Investment Company Institute’s Report of the Advisory Group on Best Practices of Fund Directors and he argued Investment Company Act of 1940 issues in federal and state courts in the landmark mutual fund independent director case (Yacktman v. Carson, et al.).

Mr. Strench began his career as a staff attorney in the Division of Investment Management of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.  Mr. Strench received his J.D. from University of Virginia School of Law and B.A. from Vanderbilt University, 1984.

Bibb L. Strench is associated with the following items:
Transcripts  Transcripts Mutual Fund Anatomy - Role of the Board and the Adviser - Mutual Fund Anatomy - Role of the Board and the Adviser, Tuesday, June 22, 2010
Mutual Fund Anatomy - Role of the Board and the Adviser - Mutual Fund Anatomy - Role of the Board and the Adviser, Monday, June 11, 2012
Fund Anatomy - Fund Anatomy, Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Fund Anatomy - Fund Anatomy, Thursday, April 24, 2014
Fund Anatomy - Fund Anatomy, Monday, May 04, 2015
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters Fund Anatomy (April 23, 2014) - Basics of Mutual Funds and Other Registered Investment Companies 2014, Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Fund Anatomy (April 30, 2015) - Basics of Mutual Funds and Other Registered Investment Companies 2015, Thursday, April 30, 2015
Treatise Chapters  Treatise Chapters Mutual Funds - Financial Product Fundamentals: Law, Business, Compliance, Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Board Structure and Processes - Mutual Funds and Exchange Traded Funds Regulation, Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Shareholder Voting - Mutual Funds and Exchange Traded Funds Regulation, Wednesday, November 19, 2014
An Overview of the Formation and Operation of Exchange-Traded Products - Financial Product Fundamentals: Law, Business, Compliance, Wednesday, November 19, 2014
An Overview of the Formation and Operation of Exchange-Traded Products - Mutual Funds and Exchange Traded Funds Regulation, Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Introduction to Mutual Funds - Mutual Funds and Exchange Traded Funds Regulation, Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Web Segment  Web Segment Fund Anatomy - Basics of Mutual Funds and Other Registered Investment Companies 2015, Monday, May 04, 2015
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Fund Anatomy - Fund Anatomy, Monday, May 04, 2015
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Fund Anatomy - Fund Anatomy, Monday, May 04, 2015
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Basics of Mutual Funds and Other Registered Investment Companies 2015, Thursday, May 14, 2015, New York, NY
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