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DAC6: what it means for LPs

Natalie Psaila, counsel in the London Tax Group at Hogan Lovells, details the circumstances in which the DAC6 rules are most likely to be relevant to investors in private equity funds

BEPS 2.0 up for public consultation

The blueprints for the approach reflect convergent views on key policy features, principles and parameters for a future agreement

WATCH: No place like home: finding the right fund domicile

Predictability, reliability and quality are key components, according to our expert panel

Cayman Islands removed from EU blacklist

The domicile adopted necessary reforms to its tax policy framework on collective investment funds in September

Ocorian acquires Newgate Compliance

The deal furthers Ocorian's service offering to asset managers operating in the regulated UK market.

Rochford launches in the UK

Treasury management provider Rochford Capital expands from Australian roots to the UK

KPMG Luxembourg names new sector leads

Chrystelle Veeckmans is head of asset management and Christophe Diricks is head of alternative investments

Comment: Cross-border marketing of funds

Richard Small, partner of Addleshaw Goddard, deciphers increasing complexities around crossborder marketing rules

Private Equity Service Provider Awards: Shortlist Announced

Announcing the finalists for the 2020 Private Equity Service Provider Awards

DAC 6 tax reporting regime sparks debate

The legislation requires certain cross-border arrangements to be reported to tax authorities by taxpayers and/or their advisers

Hong Kong passes Limited Partnership fund regime

The new bill "makes impressive strides" in attracting investment funds, including private equity and venture capital

5 minutes with… Matthew Crisp, Wheelhouse

The CEO of Wheelhouse Advisors discusses the firm’s spinout from ACA Compliance and the key tax, regulatory and compliance developments PE firms need to be aware of

Guernsey launches fast-track licencing for overseas funds

The regime aims to enable simultaneous consideration of a migration into the Bailiwick of Guernsey and licencing of the manager within a 10-day period

Comment: Considerations for hiring tax talent

As the importance of having internal tax resources grows, what needs to be considered when hiring this type of talent?

Domicile watch: June 2020

Key takeaways from the major PE domiciles: including how Luxembourg, Guernsey and Jersey are adjusting their practices as Covid-19 country lockdowns are eased while Cayman highlights a fraudulent due diligence email being circulated

Comment: A decade of fund finance in Luxembourg

More competition plus an increasingly complex regulatory environment requires greater sophistication and specific LPA provisions, writes Wildgen's Michael Mbayi

Comment: Bringing tax resource in-house

PE firms ought to think seriously about bringing tax expertise in-house, says Simon Bowden, search director, March Consultants

Luxembourg adapts to temporary substance requirements

The jurisdiction enacted emergency legislation to protect investment funds and companies against the global pandemic

Guernsey and Jersey adjust substance requirements

Guernsey and Jersey have collectively adjusted their requirements for economic substance amid the outbreak of Covid-19, to help reduce the spread of the virus

Budget 2020 and private equity

While tax treatment for fund executives remains the same, there will be a review of overseas fund structures

Comment: Making tax digital

Louise Scholey, associate director at Grant Thornton provides a practical guide to taking tax into the digital age

Lithuania seeks to attract fund managers

Recent regulatory amendments aim to position the country as an attractive domicile

Key regulatory developments in 2019

Latest developments come from Proskauer's 2019 Annual Review and Outlook

Views from the Summit

Highlights from two of the technical breakout sessions at this year's BVCA Summit in London

AnaCap’s Edwards on outsourcing and regulations

Final instalment of our discussion with AnaCap COO Michael Edwards explores outsourcing and regs