Shearman And Sterling

Event September 03, 2018

HKVCA Private Equity Fundamentals Course 2018

  • Hong Kong

Counsel Sean Murphy and associate Anil Motwani (both Hong Kong-Investment Funds) were the instructors at the HKVCA Private Equity Fundamentals Course 2018 Module 1: PE Basics organized by the Hong Kong Venture Capital and Private Equity Association on September 3, 2018. Sean and Anil spoke on “Establishing PE Funds.”

Discussion topics included:

  • Use of offshore domiciles
  • Fund structure (limited partnership/investment companies)
  • Fund documents
  • Functionaries (fund administrators, custodian)
  • Regulatory issues on fund formation (licensing, securities laws, anti-money laundering issues)
  • Tax issues (LP and fund level)
  • Marketing funds

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