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The UK Financial Conduct Authority Issues Final Guidance On Cryptoassets
On 31 July 2019 the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) issued its final guidance on cryptoassets (the Guidance) following its consultation on draft guidance earlier in the year.
15 Aug 2019
One Year Later: Regulators Issue Guidance To Financial Professionals And Firms About The Senior Safe Act
On May 23, 2019, the SEC, NASAA, and FINRA issued a fact sheet to provide guidance to financial professionals and firms about the Senior Safe Act and its immunity provisions, which were passed a year ago.
United States
10 Jun 2019
SEC Scrutinizes Registered Investment Adviser's Statements to Investors About Due Diligence
On April 23, 2019, the SEC entered a settled Order Instituting Administrative and Cease-and-Desist Proceedings against Charter Capital Management, LLC, a former Florida-based SEC-registered investment adviser, ...
United States
7 May 2019
Lit Alerts—February 2019
In Henry Schein, Inc. v. Archer & White Sales, Inc., No. 17-1212, Justice Kavanaugh delivered his first written opinion for the Supreme Court.
United States
13 Feb 2019
Update On Proposed IRS Regulations On Qualified Opportunity Zone Tax Incentives
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (Tax Act), enacted in December 2017, offers new tax incentives for taxpayers that invest through special investment vehicles known as "qualified opportunity funds" (QOFs)
United States
17 Jan 2019
IRS Issues Proposed Regulations On Qualified Opportunity Zone Tax Incentives
The Regulations provide much-needed guidance, although a number of significant open questions remain.
United States
12 Nov 2018
Qualified Opportunity Zones
Gains on the investment in a QOF can be permanently excluded if the investment is held for at least 10 years.
United States
21 Mar 2018
Family Office Investment Programs: Special Legal Considerations When Investing In Alternative Investment Funds
As part of their diversified investment programs, many family offices invest in private alternative investment funds, which may include real estate funds, hedge funds, private equity funds...
United States
14 Jun 2017
House Financial Services Committee Approves Revised "Financial CHOICE Act"
Republicans on the House Financial Services Committee, led by Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), approved their "Financial CHOICE Act" legislation on a party-line 34-26 vote on May 4...
United States
8 May 2017
Special Considerations In Forming Private Real Estate Funds
While closed-end real estate private equity funds (Real Estate Funds) are generally structured similarly to traditional private equity funds, there are several key differences.
United States
12 Apr 2017
Funds Liable For ERISA Liabilities Of Portfolio Companies: The Latest Sun Capital Decision
On March 28, 2016, a district court found that two private equity funds were jointly and severally liable for the multiemployer withdrawal liability of a portfolio company...
United States
8 Apr 2016
AFIRENews Publishes "Changes Under The PATH Act To The FIRPTA And REIT Rules"
AFIRE is the Association of Foreign Investors in Real Estate, and their newsletter is considered "the official voice of the foreign real estate industry."
United States
11 Mar 2016
ILPA Releases New Private Equity Fee Reporting Guidelines; Presses For Additional Fund Transparency
On January 29, 2016, the Institutional Limited Partners Association (ILPA) released the ILPA Fee Reporting Template (version 1.0) (the Template) along with the ILPA Fee Reporting Template: Suggested Guidance (the Guidance).
United States
3 Feb 2016
PATH Act Creates Changes To FIRPTA And REIT Rules
These provisions are of particular relevance to non-US and other investors in US real estate.
United States
29 Dec 2015
SEC's Proposed Rule 18f-4 Would Impose Strict Obligations And Significantly Impact Registered Investment Companies Utilizing Derivatives
The SEC voted on December 11, 2015 to propose a rule that would greatly impact the use of derivatives and financial commitment transactions by mutual funds, ETFs, closed-end funds and business development companies.
United States
22 Dec 2015
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