Getting the Deal Through: Private equity fund formation 2019
Getting the Deal Through: Private equity fund formation 2019

The following In-House Advisor guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Getting the Deal Through: Private equity fund formation 2019
  • Jurisdictions covered
  • Questions
  • Formation and terms operation
  • Regulation, licensing and registration
  • Taxation
  • Selling restrictions and investors generally
  • Exchange listing

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Jurisdictions covered

The following jurisdictions are covered in this report:

Australia; Austria; Brazil; British Virgin Islands; Canada; Cayman Islands; China; Colombia; Croatia; Egypt; Germany; Indonesia; Israel; Italy; Japan; Korea; Luxembourg; Saudi Arabia; Spain; Switzerland; United Kingdom; United States


The set of questions relating to the topic of Private equity fund formation and answered by the guide for each jurisdiction covered include:

  1. Formation and terms operation

  2. What legal form of vehicle is typically used for private equity funds formed in your jurisdiction? Does such a vehicle have a separate legal personality or existence under the law of your jurisdiction? In either case, what are the legal consequences for investors and the manager?

  3. What is the process for forming a private equity fund vehicle in your jurisdiction?

  4. Is a private equity fund vehicle formed in your jurisdiction required to maintain locally a custodian or administrator, a registered office, books or records, or a corporate secretary, and how is that requirement typically satisfied?

  5. What access to information about a private equity fund formed in your jurisdiction is the public granted by law? How is it accessed? If applicable, what are the consequences of failing to make such information available?

  6. In what circumstances would the limited