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

The UK government it is still trying to work out how to implement corporate transparency and to publicly identify any individual who ultimately owns and controls a UK company.

25 June 2015

February's Green Paper was welcomed by the private equity and venture capital industry, not least because it specifically mentioned the positive role the industry plays in the European economy.

18 June 2015

The number of due diligence requests, and the requirements for ongoing information, are establishing ESG as an essential part of the fundraising and reporting processes.

11 June 2015

The ongoing Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (“BEPS”) initiative led by the OECD is targeting the use (and abuse) of mismatched international tax rules by big corporate groups looking to minimise their tax bills.

04 June 2015