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Swimming against the carry tax tide

While the rest of the world is nudging up the tax payable on carried interest, Hong Kong is mulling a move the other way.

How to fundraise in Asia

GPs seeking to collect rising levels of commitments from Asia-Pacific investors must do their homework before they target the region.

China’s Yunfeng hires general counsel

Shaolin Luo has joined the firm - set up by tech giant Alibaba founder Jack Ma - from Simpson Thacher & Bartlett in Beijing.

A key-man conundrum

KKR’s poaching of CLSA’s head of real estate has implications for private fund managers of all asset classes.

Goodwin strengthens Hong Kong office with partner hire

Bosco Yiu has joined the firm's private equity practice from Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton.

Alvarez & Marsal hires veteran to lead China push

Ron Thompson is joining the professional services firm as MD and will also head the firm's restructuring business in the region with a focus on China.

Legal winners at the PEI Media Awards

Which law firms won across the alternative asset classes?

Adams Street opens Seoul office

Chris Cho, who joined the Adams Street Partners this month from Lazard Asset Management, will head the firm's Seoul outpost as a principal.

Australia fund overhaul to reduce regs ‘burden’

The national regulator has proposed changes to six areas of funds registration and compliance regulation.

GP-LP relationship ‘challenged’ by transparency demands

Two reports conclude transparency requirements are affecting the GP-LP dynamic and can be difficult to achieve.

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