British Virgin Islands
The British Virgin Islands (BVI) has introduced a new regulatory regime for the recognition of private investment funds.
From our vantage point as advisers to many of the world's top investment fund managers and financial institutions, broad market forces flow through to our instructions
I. Christodoulou & Partners LLC
As from February 2017 Cyprus adopted the Startup Visa Scheme for third Country Nationals. The scheme forms part of the Policy Statement on Strengthening the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem.
Antoniou McCollum & Co.
The Cypriot merger control framework is applicable to transactions resulting in a permanent change of control.
Stelios A. Stylianou & Co LLC
In 2017 the Council of Ministers of the Cyprus Government adopted the policy on Innovative Startup Businesses aiming to attract the establishment of such businesses in Cyprus.
ELVINGER HOSS PRUSSEN, société anonyme
Both regulations will become applicable on 11 December 2019.
A new €265 million venture fund has been established in Guernsey.
Congratulations to Creandum on this remarkable fundraising of their fifth fund.
A lot has happened in Asia over the last few years.
Last week Ogier partnered with AIMA and The Great Room (a new, innovative co-working space inspired by design) for a debate about the future of impact funds
The JPF provides a low-cost and streamlined solution with light-touch regulation, which suits many promoters' strategies of establishing fast, cost-effective funds to pool capital and invest in a number of assets.
Ogier's Jersey investment funds team has advised Index Ventures on the simultaneous closings of Index Ventures Growth V, which has raised $1.2 billion to invest in later-stage, growth rounds, and Index Ventures X, which recently closed at $800 million to put into earlier rounds for smaller start-up companies.
Combining flexibility with cost and time efficiencies, Lauren Salkeld, Client Director - Alternative Investments examines the rising popularity of the Jersey Private Fund
24 April 2020 – Welcome to another Kinstellar podcast on the M&A and private equity challenges and opportunities in the CEE region in the context of COVID-19...
Luxembourg-based Head of Risk Management AIFM, Adela Baho, spoke to AGEFI about her views on the future private equity.
The Portuguese Golden Visa scheme enables non-EU individuals to obtain the right to reside in Portugal for up to five years.
United Arab Emirates
What is the future of asset management and protection for family offices and high-net-worth individuals in the Gulf Cooperation Council?
Group Partner and Head of the firm's Corporate, Finance and Funds team, Paul Wilkes recently travelled to Cape Town for the South Africa funds roadshow. Paul shares his thoughts from the trip below:
Economic substance, fund governance and ESG were the three key topics discussed by the technical panel at the HKVCA Asia Venture Capital
As Africa struggles to bridge the financing gap required to sustain its rising population, Raju Jaddoo, Non-Executive Director of Ocorian AMEA, sheds light on the change in strategy of African pension funds ...