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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...
SEC Adopts Final Dodd-Frank Adviser Registration Rules: Guidance for Non-U.S. Advisers

SEC Adopts Final Dodd-Frank Adviser Registration Rules: Guidance for Non-U.S. Advisers

This note details the final rules on exempted advisers, including foreign private advisers, and explains the reporting requirements for non-U.S. advisers that do not qualify for the full exemption.
The Impact of the UK Bribery Act 2010 on Private Equity

The Impact of the UK Bribery Act 2010 on Private Equity

This article draws comparisons with the U.S. FCPA provisions and details what additional measures will be required under the recently passed UK Bribery Act, particularly with regard to exposure via...
Contribution regarding “A New European Regime for Venture Capital”

Contribution regarding “A New European Regime for Venture Capital”

EMPEA, on behalf of its members submitted comments on the consultation paper entitled “A New European Regime for Venture Capital” issued by the Internal Market and Services Section of...
The European AIFMD: What are the Main Issues for EMPEA Members?

The European AIFMD: What are the Main Issues for EMPEA Members?

This briefing on the implications for EM PE fund managers includes a timeline for the implementation of marketing provisions across the multiple permutations of manager and fund geographies.
Executive Regulations of Law No. 7 of 2010 Concerning Establishment of a Capital Markets Authority and Organization of Security Authority

Executive Regulations of Law No. 7 of 2010 Concerning Establishment of a Capital Markets Authority and Organization of Security Authority

EMPEA, on behalf of its 288 members, submitted comments on the Executive Regulations of Law No. 7 of 2010 Concerning Establishment of a Capital Markets Authority and Organization of Security...
Investment Funds in Asia Pacific: Tax Implications of Fund Management in Hong Kong and Singapore

Investment Funds in Asia Pacific: Tax Implications of Fund Management in Hong Kong and Singapore

While PE investment opportunities in Asia-Pacific markets have become abundant in recent years, the investment fund industry is still relatively nascent. Fund structures are still evolving and many...
Legal & Regulatory Bulletin – Issue No. 2, April 2011

Legal & Regulatory Bulletin – Issue No. 2, April 2011

We’re pleased to present the 2nd issue of the EMPEA Legal Bulletin.
China’s National Regulatory Framework for RMB Funds Taking Shape

China’s National Regulatory Framework for RMB Funds Taking Shape

Many GPs are drawn to the idea of forming an RMB fund. LPs looking for RMB exposure or an uncorrelated growth capital investment may also be attracted to RMB funds. The NDRC has emerged as the...
SEC Staff Indicates That the Commission Is Likely to Extend Key Dodd-Frank Adviser Compliance Dates Until First Quarter of 2012

SEC Staff Indicates That the Commission Is Likely to Extend Key Dodd-Frank Adviser Compliance Dates Until First Quarter of 2012

On 8 April 2011, the SEC Division of Investment Management advised the North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA) that the Commission is considering extending the registration and...
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