Regulation updates

MiFID II for Private Equity: Product Governance

Reed Smith’s Tamasin Little outlines the need for all firms to establish product governance policies


FCA outlines extension of SMCR

Extension of regime will see personal accountability for wrong-doing

Ireland amends LP structure in bid for private equity

The Amendment Bill brings Ireland’s LP structure into line with other European jurisdictions



The Senior Managers and Certification Regime: This time it’s personal

Private equity firms are particularly vulnerable to new accountability rules for senior personnel, writes Dino Bossi of Addveritas


Alvarez & Marsal raids KPMG to open Stockholm office

Nordic expansion comes in response to pan-European regulatory requirements


CMU broadens eligibility of EuVECA and EuSEF

Changes to EuVECA rules will allow these funds to invest in larger companies


ILPA opposes proposed SEC private equity regulations reforms

Financial CHOICE Act would remove SEC registration requirement for fund investment advisers