CFO role broader and more complex

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

Channel Islands propose new economic substance rules

Jersey takes lead in setting gold standard on substance

Regulators close net on tax opacity

Invest Europe, KPMG: Tax burden “no worse” but disclosure push to affect PE

Tax comes under ESG spotlight

PE advised to stay ahead of attitude shift as PRI urges investors to probe corporates

FD Profile: Hermes GPE’s Karen Sands

Hermes GPE’s FD Karen Sands details her journey from fund accountant to organisational linchpin

Return of the domicile debate ‘probably linked to populism’

Rise of populist agendas will bring offshore activities into spotlight

COO Profile: Mid Europa’s Manish Mittal

The CEE-focused firm’s COO talks BEPS, breadth and bridging facilities

EU tax opinion may drive transparency in PE structuring

ECJ to rule on dividend and interest payments through holdcos

Autumn Budget sees end to carried interest provisions

HMRC expects to collect an additional £650m from private equity

US splits PE and hedge funds for carried interest

US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin signalled the administration’s separation of hedge funds and private equity funds for future carried interest tax treatment

US treasury to un-group private equity and hedge funds in carried interest tax treatment

LPs at fee disadvantage

As demand for private equity continues to outstrip supply, investors feel pricing power disadvantage.