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Jurisdictions fight to attract private capital

A world full of private equity capital is spurring major reforms in fund domiciles keen to claim a slice of the pie.

Channel Island havens retain private placement edge

Indications that private placement will be phased out anytime soon are ‘some way off the mark.’

Nordic Capital: AIFMD changes are hampering investment

CFO Klas Tikkanen says the changes being made to the EU's AIFMD regime and broader legal complexity are harming investment and increasing the danger of funds breaching the law.

Luxembourg makes big gains on Brexit rivals

The Grand Duchy is seeing a rise in the number of funds, RAIFs and LPs registered in the country in anticipation of the UK’s secession from the EU.

Proskauer: Funds should prepare for worst-case Brexit scenario

The law firm advises funds to act now to put contingency plans in place for a no-deal split between the UK and EU.

Jersey’s online fund applications process could ‘revolutionize’ sector

New technology and tools should speed up the authorization process.

Elad Roisman sworn in as SEC commissioner

The Trump-appointee fills a position vacated by Michael Piwowar in July.

VSS restructuring ends with $200,000 SEC sanction

The SEC alleges the firm withheld information on an updated net asset value for stakes in its Fund III before a sale.

Sweden’s tax clampdown on carry sparks fund backlash

Swedish funds are considering their future in the country after the nation's top court affirmed that carry should be taxed as income, not capital.

AIFMD passporting extensions to NPPRs in doubt amid Brexit

Indications that private placement will be phased out anytime soon are likely "some way off the mark," according to a leading lawyer.

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