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EMPEA’s Response to HM Treasury’s Proposal

EMPEA’s Response to HM Treasury’s Proposal

EMPEA welcomes the opportunity to respond to HM Treasury’s Proposal on using Legislative Reform Order to change partnership legislation for private equity investments (July 2015) and submits this...
Submission: BEIS Scotland Call for Evidence: Review of Limited Partnership Law

Submission: BEIS Scotland Call for Evidence: Review of Limited Partnership Law

We welcome the opportunity to comment on your review of Limited Partnership Law. Limited partnerships are the vehicle of choice for private equity and venture capital funds, and both English and...
Legal & Regulatory Bulletin – Issue No. 21, Spring 2017

Legal & Regulatory Bulletin – Issue No. 21, Spring 2017

The EMPEA Spring Bulletin focuses on policy issues as well as treaty changes, tax and proposals for a new model to attract growth capital to businesses operating in the poorest countries. In...
EMPEA Response to SEBI Proposed Amendments to Portfolio Managers Regulations: Section 9A Income Tax Act of 1961

EMPEA Response to SEBI Proposed Amendments to Portfolio Managers Regulations: Section 9A Income Tax Act of 1961

In summary, we strongly support the proposed amendments and believe that they will support the continued investments of Eligible Investment Funds (“EIF”) operating outside of India, encourage...
ESMA Cover letter and Supplemental Response to Call for Evidence AIFMD and Third country Passporting

ESMA Cover letter and Supplemental Response to Call for Evidence AIFMD and Third country Passporting

EMPEA responded on 8 January, 2015 to the European Securities and Markets Authority ("ESMA") Call for Evidence on the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive ("AIFMD") Passport and Third...
Legal & Regulatory Bulletin – Issue No. 20, Winter 2017

Legal & Regulatory Bulletin – Issue No. 20, Winter 2017

The Bulletin features contributions from lawyers and private equity executives based in Bogota, Dubai, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Tokyo on legal, regulatory and market matters. The variety of the...
Colombia: Ten Years of Development of the PE Industry

Colombia: Ten Years of Development of the PE Industry

Colombia’s PE industry has reached its first decade (2006-2016). Incorporation of local funds has been successful for an emerging economy, placing Colombia in the spotlight of foreign and domestic...
Amendments to Foreign Fund Private Placement Exemptions in the UAE

Amendments to Foreign Fund Private Placement Exemptions in the UAE

In August 2016, the Emirates Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA), the federal securities regulator of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), adopted new investment funds regulations (the 2016 Fund...
Private Equity in Vietnam

Private Equity in Vietnam

One of the first deals by a global private equity firm in Vietnam was in 2006, when TPG and Intel Capital invested in FPT, a local IT firm. Now FPT has grown to the point where it is purchasing...
The Auction Process: Advantages and Disadvantages and the Key Steps

The Auction Process: Advantages and Disadvantages and the Key Steps

Mergers and acquisitions represent a key growth strategy for many corporations. The M&A landscape is becoming increasingly competitive and the balance of power is shifting further in favour of...
EMPEA has served as a useful reference platform for CDPQ by helping to define the eligible universe of fund managers in growth markets. Membership provides background data and a...

Rashad Kaldany | Executive Vice-President and Growth Markets, CDPQ

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 Managing Director, The Carlyle Group