What makes a sustainable and resilient start-up and venture ecosystem? If you ask three different venture capital firms in three different European countries including the UK,
Shearman & Sterling LLP
On November 19, 2018, HM Treasury published a draft version of the Long-term Investment Funds (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018.
After 2017's ‘Goldilocks' conditions for the private equity and venture capital market, limited and general partners are starting to see signs of a changing environment.
Duff and Phelps
Valuations are a core issue for all stakeholders in the alternative funds sector.
It's been a good decade for venture capital. Globally, more than $1.5 trillion was invested in venture capital deals, worldwide between 2010 and 2019.
Charles Russell Speechlys
Following on from the first article of the series, The Tech Entrepreneur's Journey – The Capital Requirements, this article will consider key aspects that a tech entrepreneur should be conscious ...
Dentons, in partnership with the Kairos Society, has launched "Fully Vested" a new podcast which tackles legal and commercial issues facing founders and investors in the start-up...
Survey by Intertrust reveals that 69% of CFOs and COOs expect levels of dry powder to increase next year.
With a focus on fund technology and the rise of alternative assets, Directors Rory Blazeby and Richard Hansford examine how outsourcing to a specialist fund administrator can help alternative ...
Debevoise & Plimpton
To paraphrase one of the United Kingdom's former Prime Ministers, there are three things that matter to businesses wherever you travel in the world
It's a new era in the global industry of Venture Capital in Europe.
We are pleased to announce newly updated venture capital financing and M&A market data on Accelerate, DLA Piper's website devoted to founders
For those new to private equity and venture capital backed investments and legal documents, the terminology and jargon used can be confusing.
Waterfront Solicitors LLP
Recently, our corporate law team have been assisting a number of clients with redenominating their share capital
Shearman & Sterling LLP
On 14 December 2018, the Private Equity Reporting Group (PERG) issued a report assessing the private equity sector's conformity with the Walker Guidelines ...
Founders can often be charismatic micromanagers, so precious about their idea that they stifle innovation, or hire more people who again resemble themselves.
Finally, venture investing is a competitive sport: if someone has an advantage, it should be expected that a rival will likely try and copy it.
The introduction of PRIIPs has not been plain sailing for investment product providers and even after a lengthy gestation period, there are still a number of uncertainties in how PRIIPs should be applied in terms of scope and also in terms of the content of the Key Information Document.
When it comes to the new media model, no one knows precisely what it will look like or what their competitors are doing.
In the United States, 60% of venture capital firms have experience with start-ups.