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.
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...
Over the past few years, we have seen a shake-up of the funds industry both offshore and onshore in Asia – with some onshore jurisdictions
Guernsey Finance has itself identified, through our proprietary research and responses to webinars at Guernsey's Sustainable Finance Week in June 2020...
Guernsey has the opportunity to take a lead in three important issues in sustainable finance where there is currently a leadership void, according to Tim Hames, ...
The former Director General of the private equity industry body the British Venture Capital Association has given his backing to Guernsey on devising principles for green and sustainable investment for the PE sector.
Guernsey, Europe's leading specialist centre for servicing private equity, today launched its first voluntary green private equity principles.
The Head of Ogier's Investment Funds team in Asia, Partner Nicholas Plowman has addressed two high profile webinars in the last ten days offering his insight into the Cayman Private Funds Law...
A lot has happened in Asia over the last few years.
The COVID-19 pandemic has destabilised global markets. However, the crisis has encouraged swift adaptations in all walks..
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.
Employ your Intellectual Property (IP) assets' value to finance further innovation and, while creating new IP values, lay the foundation for the next funding.
The European Securities and Markets Authority ("ESMA") published its final report on the guidelines on performance fees in UCITS and certain types of AIFs on 3 April 2020 (the "ESMA Guidelines").
Has Mauritius realised its goal of becoming the gateway to, and trading haven for the African continent.
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: