Posts tagged ‘private equity funds’


Private Funds Need Bolder Boards

The days of ‘rubber-stamping’ Cayman directors are over

If “carried interest” is not enough to fret about, US private equity and hedge fund managers now face the unwelcome prospect of “independent” boards.

The model of a couple of professional Cayman Islands directors performing a perfunctory oversight role no longer cuts the mustard.


Uncle Sam Wants You!

New SEC registration requirements for U.S. and foreign investment advisers and private fund managers post Dodd-Frank

If you’re just starting out as a U.S. investment adviser or private fund manager, this is what you need to know about SEC registration.