Private Equity Funds

Private Equity Funds - UK

Innovative and efficient solutions for private equity

As our client, you benefit from the valuable industry insight we get from our fund structuring expertise and our understanding of investor requirements. You also benefit from our integrated tax, regulatory and fund formation advice.

Working with our UK team means working with private equity lawyers involved in shaping the legislative changes affecting the industry. And it means you benefit from over 30 years of experience in delivering innovative and efficient solutions for a complex and changing market. 

Our advice on private equity law covers matters extending far beyond fund structuring, including carried interest and incentive arrangements, investment transactions, mergers and acquisitions, financial services regulation, taxation and funds finance. Our advice spans many asset classes and includes:

  • Private equity
  • Venture capital
  • Infrastructure
  • Debt
  • Mezzanine
  • Growth capital
  • Real estate
  • Hedge
  • Secondaries
  • Funds of funds.

We have a full team specialising in this area.

Discover our latest insights into legal issues affecting your business

A report published this month by TheCityUK, supported by King & Wood Mallesons, sets out various proposals on how to increase access to financing for SMEs through European capital markets.

31 July 2015

As the dust settles on the recent Budget, the British private equity and venture capital community is busy analysing the detail of proposed changes to the rules governing the taxation of carried...

23 July 2015

The process leading to a “third country passport” under AIFMD gets going in earnest next week. The Directive says that by 22 July 2015 ESMA, the pan-European regulator, must deliver advice to the...

16 July 2015

The UK’s second budget this year included a few headline-grabbing surprises, and heralded important changes in the UK's approach to tax and spending in the five years ahead.

10 July 2015