The increasing ‘publicness’ of private funds: Where do we go from here?

Although the Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 (“Dodd-Frank Act”) was passed over five years ago, regulators are still untangling...

The emergence of Unconstrained Mutual Funds

Unconstrained Mutual Funds (UMFs) have proliferated in the recent past because of their attractive characteristics in an otherwise challenging investment environment. Record-low interest rates,...

Grey matters

Hedge Funds   Hedge Fund Activism, Poison Pills, and the Jurisprudence of Threat William W. Bratton U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 16-20,...

The changing landscape of private fund investor due diligence

The importance of private fund investor due diligence in the investment allocation process, in capital formation and in private fund litigation has reached unprecedented...

Independent directors – governance trends

Independent directors have become synonymous with offshore investment funds, in particular, hedge funds, in a trend driven squarely by investors looking for greater oversight...

Quarterly review

Tax transparency Beneficial ownership: Government says US must sign first The Cayman Islands will not adopt a mechanism for the exchange of beneficial ownership data that...