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The AIFMD’s “third country passport” may be available in some non-EU countries relatively soon, but questions remain on how to opt in and what happens to National Private Placement Rules.

30 September 2016

HM Treasury is consulting on aligning the UK definition of regulated financial advice with that in MiFID.

29 September 2016

Our first Asia edition of Private Equity Comment looks at the "New Rules" facilitating investment by international funds into China.

28 September 2016

MiFID II makes various adjustments to the exemptions under MiFID I, largely with the aim of tightening the regime and increasing investor protection.

26 September 2016

Cyprus as a destination for private equity, and as an answer to “Brexit, Passporting, BEPS and other challenges"

23 September 2016

We examine the regulation of trading venues under MiFID II.

20 September 2016

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KWM has advised a global leader in infrastructure management on the first and final close of its latest infrastructure fund

29 September 2016

KWM has advised London-based bar and restaurant group Drake & Morgan on the financing of the acquisition of Corney & Barrow Bars

27 September 2016

Private Equity partner Gabriel Boghossian has been named as one of Secondaries Investors' ‘Young Guns of Secondaries’

27 September 2016

KWM has advised Inflexion Private Equity on the management buyout of Bedell Trust, a leading, award-winning, corporate, fund and fiduciary administration company.

21 September 2016

KWM advises the EBRD on a unique new fund structure for it's debut Equity Participation Fund

20 September 2016

KWM has advised Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA), a global leader in infrastructure management

14 September 2016

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International guide covering the anti-bribery and corruption regimes of the following regions: Australia, Belgium, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Spain, UAE and UK.

26 July 2016

A look back at the significant reduction of regulatory controls and red tape, and looking forward at investment trends, further deregulation and predictions for Chinese outbound investment.

25 July 2016

In this issue we continue to focus on the latest legal and market developments, with our partners across Africa, that are of interest to investors and businesses operating on the continent.

19 July 2016

While the mainstream Brexit debate has been almost solely UK-focused, King & Wood Mallesons has captured the European business perspective

10 May 2016

King & Wood Mallesons, together with ASIFMA and J.P. Morgan, has jointly prepared a report on “Access Programmes and Reforms in the Cross-Border RMB Market”.

27 April 2016

Over a four-month period, King & Wood Mallesons met with some of our key clients to discuss their views on Brexit. We sat down with chief executives, managing directors, heads of risk and heads...

14 March 2016