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The Korean Private Equity Market – Structural Considerations for Investors

The Korean Private Equity Market – Structural Considerations for Investors

Over the past decade, the Korean private equity (“PE”) market has experienced rapid growth and transformed from a market dominated by offshore sponsors to a...
EMPEA Submission to Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) Regarding Proposed AIF Regulations

EMPEA Submission to Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) Regarding Proposed AIF Regulations

On 30 August 2011, EMPEA submitted comments on draft regulations (the “Regulations”) promulgated by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). These regulations proposed a...
Chinese Government Urged to Regulate Popular Foreign investment Structure

Chinese Government Urged to Regulate Popular Foreign investment Structure

An internal draft memorandum reportedly prepared by the Chinese Securities Regulatory Commission (“CSRC”) for submission to the China’s State Council (the “CSRC Memo”)...
Consultation Paper P008 – 2011: “Proposed Enhancements and Draft Legislative Amendments to Give Effect to the Regulatory Regime for Fund Management Companies”

Consultation Paper P008 – 2011: “Proposed Enhancements and Draft Legislative Amendments to Give Effect to the Regulatory Regime for Fund Management Companies”

EMPEA, on behalf of its members, submitted comments on the consultation paper entitled “Proposed Enhancements and Draft Legislative Amendments to Give Effect to the Regulatory Regime for Fund...
De-Risking Emerging Market PE Investments: A Checklist for Investors

De-Risking Emerging Market PE Investments: A Checklist for Investors

In addition to ordinary commercial risks, emerging market private equity (EMPE) investments are subject to those risks that arise across virtually all emerging markets: unenforceability of...
EMPEA Response to ESMA Consultation

EMPEA Response to ESMA Consultation

EMPEA, on behalf of its 290 member firms, submitted comments on the ESMA Consultation Paper on possible implementing measures of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) in...
EMPEA Comments on Draft SEBI (Alternative Investment Funds) Regulations 2011

EMPEA Comments on Draft SEBI (Alternative Investment Funds) Regulations 2011

EMPEA, on behalf of its 290 member firms, submitted comments on the draft SEBI (Alternative Investment Funds) Regulations 2011 issued on August 1, 2011.
Legal & Regulatory Bulletin – Issue No. 3, Summer 2011

Legal & Regulatory Bulletin – Issue No. 3, Summer 2011

We are pleased to present the third issue of the EMPEA Legal & Regulatory Bulletin. The Bulletin highlights the collective expertise and efforts of EMPEA’s recently launched Legal Regulatory...
EMPEA Regulatory Timeline (Summer 2011)

EMPEA Regulatory Timeline (Summer 2011)

This note weighs the merits of the limited partnership and limited company structures, with particular attention to the impact of recent EU and U.S. regulatory developments on fund structuring...
Structuring Considerations for Emerging Market Funds

Structuring Considerations for Emerging Market Funds

This note weighs the merits of the limited partnership and limited company structures, with particular attention to the impact of recent EU and U.S. regulatory developments on fund structuring...
EMPEA represents the leading global investors in EM. I look forward to working alongside to drive much-needed capital for financing entrepreneurs and businesses worldwide.

Renuka Ramnath | Founder, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Multiples Alternate Asset Management Private Limited

EMPEA plays an important and energetic role across the markets it represents, driving outreach and research initiatives, and promoting the role of private capital.

Brian Lim | Partner and Head of Asia and Emerging Markets, Pantheon Ventures

The developed markets have no equivalent to the role EMPEA is playing as a convener and source of trusted information in the emerging markets.

David Rubenstein | Co-Founder and Co-Executive Chairman, The Carlyle Group

I’m honored to join fellow industry pioneers in the leadership of an unparalleled network, filled with first movers, shaping the future of industries and communities.

Dr. Andrew Kuper | Founder and CEO, LeapFrog Investments

EMPEA's market and industry intelligence opens doors to new sources of capital.  I look forward to the future success of EMPEA and its members.

Torbjorn Caesar | Senior Partner, Actis

While there are certainly challenges for the industry, the opportunities abound in our target markets and globally, making a global association like EMPEA more relevant than ever.

Drew Guff | Managing Director & Founding Partner, Siguler Guff & Company