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Routes of Foreign Investment in India: Simplifying the Labyrinth for Foreign Investors

Routes of Foreign Investment in India: Simplifying the Labyrinth for Foreign Investors

In the past year, India has seen an influx of foreign investment surpassing its otherwise preferred neighbor China as a recipient of foreign investment. To accommodate this steady inflow, Indian...
Permanent Capital Vehicles: Dealing with the  Liquidity Quandary

Permanent Capital Vehicles: Dealing with the Liquidity Quandary

Although not a new concept, permanent capital vehicles (PCVs) remain a relatively underused vehicle for private equity funds in emerging markets. Investor demand for conventional structures, where...
Disputes in Relation to Private Equity

Disputes in Relation to Private Equity

Low interest rates and the search for greater returns have led to increased private equity investment: deal activity in the US and UK has been at its highest level since 2007. While this growth is...
Trends in Structuring India Focused Funds; LP-GP Negotiations

Trends in Structuring India Focused Funds; LP-GP Negotiations

In 1H 2018 India focused funds saw a hectic fundraising and investment levels that was 44% higher than 1H 2017.1 Several topics came to the fore as fund managers raised their subsequent funds. ...
EU General Data Protection Regulation: A Primer for Funds and Portfolio Companies

EU General Data Protection Regulation: A Primer for Funds and Portfolio Companies

Fund managers, investment advisers and portfolio companies doing business in the European Union have recently been required to adjust their procedures for data handling in light of Europe’s new...
Legal & Regulatory Bulletin – Issue No. 26, Fall 2018

Legal & Regulatory Bulletin – Issue No. 26, Fall 2018

The regulatory environment continues to move at a fast pace. What was previously considered market practice has moved rapidly to become negotiable, an array of issues are likely to give rise to...
Legal & Regulatory Bulletin – Issue No. 25, Spring 2018

Legal & Regulatory Bulletin – Issue No. 25, Spring 2018

This Bulletin contains practical guidance for industry investors, managers, practitioners and policy makers. It provides a thoughtful analysis of why it’s critical to get the governance right at...
The Brazilian FIP: Recent Clarification: What is a Private Equity Entity? What are the Tax Consequences of Not Being a FIP?

The Brazilian FIP: Recent Clarification: What is a Private Equity Entity? What are the Tax Consequences of Not Being a FIP?

Brazil’s Private Equity industry began to take shape amid 1980’s and 1990’s, with the formation of the first local PE houses and arrival of international houses, both attracted by...
Legal & Regulatory Bulletin – Issue No. 24, Winter 2018

Legal & Regulatory Bulletin – Issue No. 24, Winter 2018

    The year promises to be an active one for regulatory initiatives and the EMPEA Winter Bulletin focuses on positive as well as challenging developments including the impact of...
Getting Governance Right: Does the Law Matter?

Getting Governance Right: Does the Law Matter?

Does Law Matter? Although that may be an odd question for a practicing lawyer to pose, it is a central question for legal academics and policy-makers – in all countries, and  across all fields...
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