Fund Structuring

Jersey Finance appoints US representative

Appointment comes ahead of New York office opening for Jersey Finance


Continued consolidation expected for fund admins

eVestment’s latest fund administration survey predicts further M&A activity in the space

CFO role broader and more complex

Key take-aways from latest CFO survey, conducted by AltaReturn



South Korean regulator adopts AI for PE

FSS is currently seeking a provider to develop the technology

Debevoise appoints funds regulatory counsel

John Young joins from Ropes & Gray

Jersey digitises fund application process

The Jersey Financial Services Commission has launched an online application process

Jersey sharpens domiciling appeal with new structure

Offshore base in bid to lure US firms through newly-created LLC entity

Overhauling private equity’s fee model

LPs reacted negatively after being made aware of the fees they were being charged, suggests Phalippou

Channel Islands propose new economic substance rules

Jersey takes lead in setting gold standard on substance

Private equity’s performers

Researchers: ‘Sophisticated’ LPs are aligning themselves with higher performing GPs

PE remains most expensive, despite fee pressure

Growth vehicles prove most costly to invest in

PE on course for fund extensions

eFront: “Striking” slowdown of capital calls could pave way to lengthier lifespans

Meeting rising LP liquidity demands

Private equity is innovating to meet liquidity demands


Secondaries continue upwards journey

Large players found to drive “staggering” H1 2018 activity as competition rises


Private equity fees facing barbell effect

As management fees diverge, the mid-market is being squeezed


GP-led secondaries: dealing with conflicts of interest

Goodwin’s Halford and O’Neill explore complexities of GP-led secondary transactions, and how to handle them


Jersey NPPR increasingly popular

Brexit effect sees managers flocking to jurisdiction


The fee validation crusade

Increased public pressure and new technologies push LPs to up fee scrutiny