Funds Regulatory

Publications

Upcoming Events

  • Keynote Address: Upcoming New Regulation and Trends in Fund Structures
    25 February 2020
    Informa connect
    SuperReturn International
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Reaching Full-Regulation Threshold -- Should I Stay or Should I Go?
    26 February 2020
    Schnittker Möllmann Partners
    The European Private Equity Summit
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Engaged Conversation: Spotlight on Regulation
    26 February 2020
    Informa Connect
    SuperReturn International
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • ESG for Investment Companies and Investors – Where Will This Journey Take Us?
    27 February 2020
    BVK e.V. - Bundesverband Deutscher Kapitalbeteiligungsgesellschaften
    BVK Fachforum
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Regulatory Update – Regulation, Self-Regulation and Politics
    28 February 2020
    Informa Connect
    SuperReturn International
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Everyone Has Them: Identifying, Disclosing, and Managing Conflicts of Interest Under Your Fiduciary Duty
    5-6 March 2020
    Investment Adviser Association
    IAA Investment Adviser 2020 Compliance Conference
    Washington, DC
    Speaker: Julie M. Riewe
    Speaking Engagements

Recent Events

  • Corporate Governance Update
    19 February 2020
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Governance Series: Hot Topics for NEDs
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Structuring Options – Direct Investments, (Funds-of-)Funds and Managed Accounts
    20 January 2020
    WM Seminare, Bii - Bund Institutioneller Investoren
    WM Seminare
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Investor Dialogue: Priorities and Pitfalls for Institutional Private Equity Investments
    20 January 2020
    WM Seminare, Bii - Bund Institutioneller Investoren
    WM Seminare
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Corporate Governance in PE Backed Companies
    14 November 2019
    Cinven
    6th Annual ESG Portfolio Conference
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Live Regulatory Q&A
    14 November 2019
    Unquote
    German Private Equity Forum
    Munich, Germany
    Speaker: Jin-Hyuk Jang
    Speaking Engagements
  • 2020 Outlook: How to Raise Money in Europe
    12 November 2019
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Debevoise & Plimpton, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • What are the Benefits of Luxembourg PE Structures for German Investors and Fund Managers?
    7 November 2019
    Luxembourg Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    Luxembourg Private Equity Conference
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Standing Out through Conscious Investing
    6 November 2019
    LPGP Connect

    4th Annual LPGP Private Debt Europe Conference

    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Legal Strategies: Balancing GP Interests and Maintaining Marketable Positioning to LPs
    10 October 2019
    Emerging Markets Private Equity Association
    EMPEA Masterclass - London
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Cryptocurrency and the Custody Rule
    8 October 2019
    Strafford
    Cryptocurrency and the Custody Rule: Legal Pitfalls in Managing Digital Assets
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • Hot Topics and Regulatory Developments for Asset Managers and Investment Funds
    22-27 September 2019
    International Bar Association
    International Bar Association Annual Conference 2019
    Seoul, Korea
    Speaker: Cate H. Bae
    Speaking Engagements
  • Ensuring the Private Equity Structure Supports Responsible Investment
    10 September 2019
    PRI Events

    PRI in Person Conference

    Paris, France

    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Aufsichtsrechtlicher Rahmen für Anlagen regulierter Investoren in Private Debt. Der Private Debt Markt in Deutschland: wo bestehen aufsichtsrechtliche Hindernisse?
    9 September 2019
    WM-Seminare
    Private Debt Conference
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaker: Eric Olmesdahl
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Sustainability - What Exactly Can One Imagine?
    9 September 2019
    BVK
    BVK Experts Talk
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
    18 July 2019
    JurGrad gGmbH
    Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Munster Lecture
    Münster, Germany
    Speaker: Jin-Hyuk Jang
    Speaking Engagements
  • How to Market Private Equity Funds on a Global Basis
    15 July 2019
    Practising Law Institute
    20th Annual Private Equity Forum
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • California’s Data Privacy Law: What Asset Managers Need to Know
    12 July 2019
    Legal Form
    2019 West Coast Workshop
    Los Angeles, California
    Speaking Engagements
  • Who is an Investment Adviser? Regulatory Jurisdiction
    8 July 2019
    Practising Law Institute
    Fundamentals of Investment Adviser Regulation 2019
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Latest Regulatory Issues for Real Estate Funds
    20 June 2019
    British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Real Estate Conference
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Latest Regulatory Issues for Real Estate Funds
    13 June 2019
    Private Debt Investor
    PDI Germany Forum
    Munich, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Capital Raising in the EU – How Can CMU Create Conditions for Equal Access to Finance Across the EU?
    7 June 2019
    EU Commission
    EU Commission Workshop
    Brussels, Belgium
    Speaking Engagements
  • Regulatory Update: What’s New and What is Coming?
    5 June 2019
    Private Equity International
    PEI Responsible Investment Forum
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Legal Aspects: Regulations and Liabilities - European Perspective
    9 May 2019
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Board Training
    Brussels, Belgium
    Speaking Engagements
  • Brexit – Impact on Switzerland’s Asset Management Industry
    8 May 2019
    University of Zurich
    Aktuelles zum Kollektivanlagenrecht
    Zurich, Switzerland
    Speaker: Jin-Hyuk Jang
    Speaking Engagements
  • How To Be a Great Investment Director
    8 May 2019
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Panel: How to be a Great Investment Director
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Legal Responsibilities of Boards and Directors
    8 May 2019
    British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
    BVCA NED Training
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Private Equity – New Tax and Structuring Developments
    8 May 2019
    Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry
    15th Ed. of the ALFI London Conference
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • How to be a Great Investment Director
    17 April 2019
    British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
    Non-Executive Directors Training
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Domiciling in an Uncertain Environment
    4 April 2019
    Unquote
    Unquote Fund Structuring Forum
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • European Fund Structures Update - Has the Reserved Alternative Investment Fund met Investors’ Expectations?
    4 April 2019
    Unquote
    Unquote Fund Structuring Forum
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Vertragsbedingungen internationaler Fonds und Vereinbarkeit mit Solvency II und AnlV (Anlageverordnung)
    3 April 2019
    SZ Fachkonferenz / SV Veranstaltungen
    SZ Kapitalanlagetag 2019
    Munich, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Terms: Economic Key Terms
    28 March 2019
    WM Gruppe
    WM Private Equity & Venture Capital Summit 2019
    Munich, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • International Real Estate Investment Vehicles: Debt Fund Structures
    27 March 2019
    Invest Europe
    Geneva Investors' Forum
    Geneva, Switzerland
    Speaking Engagements
  • International Real Estate Investment Vehicles: Debt Fund Structures
    22 March 2019
    EBS Business School
    International Real Estate Investment Vehicles: Debt Fund Structures
    Oestrich Winkel, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Terms: Economics and Other Key Fund Terms
    21 March 2019
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Fund Training
    Luxembourg
    Speaking Engagements
  • What is Around the Corner? -- A Regulatory and Compliance Update
    21 March 2019
    How Should the Managers' Business Itself Evolve?
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    Debevoise, London
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Registered Funds Roundup
    14-15 March 2019
    Investment Adviser Association
    Investment Adviser Association’s 2019 Investment Adviser Compliance Conference – Effective Strategies and Best Practices
    Washington, D.C.
    Speaking Engagements
  • Jüngste aufsichtsrechtliche Entwicklungen und ihre Relevanz für PE und VC
    28 February 2019
    BVK
    BVK Fachforum 2019
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • PE Funds in Times of Crisis – Scenarios and Possible Solutions
    27 February 2019
    Schnittker Möllmann Partners
    PE Legal – The European Private Equity Summit 2019
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Regulatory Developments to Watch out for in 2019
    27 February 2019
    Schnittker Möllmann Partners
    PE Legal – The European Private Equity Summit 2019
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • What is the Latest Update on Regulation?
    26 February 2019
    SuperReturn International
    German Private Equity Summit
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Impact of Brexit on Private Equity
    5 December 2018
    Real Deals
    Real Deals Brexit Roundtable
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Aktuelle Fragen bei der anwaltlichen Beratung von Private Debt Fonds, insbesondere bei der Standortwahl und vor dem Hintergrund des Brexits
    19 November 2018
    WM Seminare
    Private Debt Fonds Konferenz
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Brexit for Private Funds: What Happens in March?
    14 November 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Debevoise breakfast seminar
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Hard Brexit, Its Consequences and Guidelines for Funds
    13 November 2018
    Hamburger Fondsgespräche (supported by P+P Pöllath + Partners, Schnittker Möllmann Partners, Alpers Wessel Dornbach)
    Hamburger Fondsgespräche
    Hamburg, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Legal Responsibilities of Boards and Directors
    31 October 2018
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Non-Executive Directors Training Course
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Current Regulation Issues for Private Equity
    26 October 2018
    EUROFORUM Deutschland SE / Handelsblatt
    Handelsblatt European Private Equity Summit
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Current Regulation Issues for Private Equity
    26 October 2018
    EUROFORUM Deutschland
    European Private Equity Summit 2018
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • AIFMD Notification and Anti Asset Stripping Rules in PE Transactions: How Are They Relevant to U.S. Manager and U.S. Transactions?
    15 October 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    AIFMD Notification and Anti Asset Stripping Rules in PE Transactions: How Are They Relevant to US Manager and U.S. Transactions?
    Debevoise & Plimpton, New York Office
    Speaking Engagements
  • SEC Inspections and Examinations of Private Hedge and Equity Funds
    9 October 2018
    Practising Law Institute
    Hedge Fund and Private Equity Enforcement & Regulatory Developments 2018
    New York, New York
    Speaker: Julie M. Riewe
    Speaking Engagements
  • Current key regulatory considerations for funds, including ESG trends, cross-border marketing, and credit fund regulation
    26 September 2018
    Ipes
    Ipes breakfast seminar
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Regulatory and Compliance Issues
    21 September 2018
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Training - London
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Main Economic Terms
    21 September 2018
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Training - London
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Main Structures Available
    21 September 2018
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Training - London
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Key Fund Terms and Market Trends
    21 September 2018
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Training - London
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Introduction & Objectives, and the Fund Raising Process
    21 September 2018
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Training - London
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Key Tax Issues and Developments
    21 September 2018
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Training - London
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • New Opportunities and Challenges for Investors and Creditors
    19 September 2018
    Jana Bumann, Süddeutscher Verlag Veranstaltungen GmbH
    Specialist Conference: Private Debt and Direct Lending
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Diligence & Compliance
    13 September 2018
    Exiger
    Exiger’s PE Roundtable Dinner on Diligence & Compliance
    New York, New York
    Speaker: Kara Brockmeyer
    Speaking Engagements
  • How to Market Private Equity Funds on a Global Basis
    16 July 2018
    Practising Law Institute
    PLI Nineteenth Annual Private Equity Forum
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • US Tax Reform - Impact for the Luxembourg Fund Industry
    5 July 2018
    Debevoise/Arendt & Medernach
    Arendt Seminar
    Luxembourg
    Speaking Engagements
  • Who is an Investment Adviser; Regulatory Jurisdiction
    25 June 2018
    Practising Law Institute
    PLI’s Fundamentals of Investment Adviser Regulation 2018
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • Structuring Funds for German Investors
    21 June 2018
    Private Debt Investor
    PDI Germany Forum 2018
    Munich, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Réforme Fiscale Américaine et son impact sur le secteur du Private Equity en France
    19 June 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Debevoise Seminar
    Debevoise & Plimpton, Paris
    Speaking Engagements
  • LPA Negotiation with Pension Funds
    13 June 2018
    Carne Group
    The Private Investment Funds Breakfast Briefing
    London, UK
    Speaker: Jin-Hyuk Jang
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Latest Regulatory and Tax Considerations for Real Estate Funds
    8 June 2018
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Private Equity Real Estate Conference
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Corporate Governance
    24 May 2018
    Mourant Ozannes
    Funds Transaction Conference
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Legal Responsibilities of Non-Executive Directors
    10 May 2018
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (BVCA)
    BVCA Non-Executive Directors Training Course
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Volcker Rule – Funds
    8 May 2018
    Practising Law Institute
    New York, New York
    Speaker: Satish M. Kini
    Speaking Engagements
  • Building and Managing Boards
    3 May 2018
    Invest Europe
    The Legal Responsibilities of Boards and Directors
    Brussels, Belgium
    Speaking Engagements
  • Private Ratings, Europe & Swaps
    20 April 2018
    American College of Investment Counsel
    Spring Investment Forum
    Chicago, Illinois
    Speaking Engagements
  • Outperforming Peers – Corporate Governance of PE Backed Companies
    12 April 2018
    Borenius Attorneys
    FVCA Conference
    Helsinki, Finland
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Impact of European Regulation on U.S. Mutual Funds
    27-28 March 2018
    Mutual Fund Directors Forum
    2018 Policy Conference
    Washington, DC
    Speaking Engagements
  • Corporate Governance: A Deeper Look into the Private Equity “Black Box”
    21 March 2018
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Investors’ Forum
    Geneva, Switzerland
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Marketing Passport: Where is the best place for funds to locate? What impact does the marketing passport have on the free flow of capital? What this means for international investors?
    21 March 2018
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Investors’ Forum
    Geneva, Switzerland
    Speaking Engagements
  • Regulatory and Compliance Issues
    9 March 2018
    Invest Europe/Debevoise
    Invest Europe Fund Structuring Training
    Debevoise, Frankfurt
    Speaking Engagements
  • Key Fund Terms and Market Trends
    9 March 2018
    Invest Europe/Debevoise
    Invest Europe Fund Structuring Training
    Debevoise, Frankfurt
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Structures for European Funds
    9 March 2018
    Invest Europe/Debevoise
    Invest Europe Fund Structuring Training
    Debevoise, Frankfurt
    Speaking Engagements
  • Introduction & Objectives, and the Fund Raising Process
    9 March 2018
    Invest Europe/Debevoise
    Invest Europe Fund Structuring Training
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Main Economic Terms
    9 March 2018
    Invest Europe/Debevoise & Plimpton
    Invest Europe Fund Structuring Training
    Debevoise, Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Key Tax Issues
    9 March 2018
    Invest Europe/Debevoise
    Invest Europe Fund Structuring Training
    Debevoise, Frankfurt
    Speaking Engagements
  • Update on Legal Developments in Selected Principal Fund Jurisdictions in the EU and Offshore
    1 March 2018
    IBA Private Investment Funds Subcommittee of the IBA Investment Funds Committee and the American Bar Association Business Law Section’s Federal Regulation of Securities Committee Hedge Funds Subcommittee
    19th Annual International Conference on Private Investment Funds
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Afternoon Keynote: Limited Partners and the Reforms to Limited Partnership Law
    31 January 2018
    KNECT365
    Funds & Disputes Partnership Forum
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Legal Strategies: Protecting GP Interests and Maintaining Competitive and Marketable Positioning to LPs
    18 January 2018
    Emerging Market Private Equity Association
    EMPEA Private Equity Masterclass
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • How the GDRP will Impact Private Equity
    17 January 2018
    British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (BVCA)
    BVCA Roundtable Series
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Solvency II – A Path Forward for Private Funds
    16 January 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Debevoise Seminar
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Where Will You Submit Your Next Licence Application?
    11 January 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    European Funds Forum
    Speaking Engagements
  • Corporate governance in private equity-backed companies
    30 November 2017
    INSEAD Alumni Association
    Private Equity & Venture Capital Group Seminar
    London, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Level Legal and Accounting Matters
    28 November 2017
    The British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (BVCA)
    BVCA Tax, Legal and Regulatory Conference
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Darlehensfonds im EU-Umfeld: Herausforderungen des grenzüberschreitenden Geschäfts im besondere Lichte von Brexit
    27 November 2017
    WM Gruppe
    WM Seminar "Kreditfonds"
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Impact of European Regulation on Nordic Funds
    24 November 2017
    The British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Nordic Forum
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Responsible Capitalism: The Case for Private Equity
    21 November 2017
    Cambridge University
    Cambridge, UK
    Speaker: Simon Witney
    Speaking Engagements
  • Panel Discussion
    6 November 2017
    Regulatory Compliance Association
    RCA’s Women in Asset Management & Regulation Summit
    New York, New York
    Speaker: Julie M. Riewe
    Speaking Engagements
  • Current Issues in Wealth Management & Investment Advisory
    11 November 2017
    Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association
    Compliance & Legal New York Regional Seminar
    New York, New York
    Speaker: Julie M. Riewe
    Speaking Engagements
  • Update on European Fund Terms and Regulation
    March 2017
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Investor Dialogue Series 2017
    Various US cities
    Speaking Engagements