Standardisation

Dispatches from Invest Europe CFO Forum 2018

Highlights from the association’s operations-focused conference


Mixed appetite for standardisation

Reporting from Invest Europe’s CFO conference in Lisbon

FCA makes strides with fee template

Working group plans to test template “as soon as possible”



ADS Initiative launches universal data standard

Newly-formed working group aims to recruit large global LPs

ILPA pressures SEC to update transparency rules

Letter argues certain rules are not tailored to PE

First proposal of FCA-backed fee and cost template set for April

Institutional Disclosure Working Group to publish first template draft next month

MiFID II rules regarding client classification to cause mountains of paperwork for private equity firms

BRIEFING: Fee transparency and validation

An overview of The Drawdown’s recent Breakfast Briefing, discussing fee validation and transparency

Highlights from recent breakfast briefing event

Super software solutions

Emerging software solutions created by private equity professionals could see the industry’s major hurdles quickly removed

Private-tech-quity

Raising the bar: reflections on ILPA template

Shashi S and David AA Ross of Viteos Fund Services reflect on the ILPA reporting initiative and propose technological solutions for tackling the new challenge

ILPA reporting template raising the bar for transparency

ILPA CEO Peter Freire steps down

CEO leaves industry group the Institutional Limited Partners Association

HSBC's head of PE steps down

Ipreo and Hamilton Lane launch reporting tool

Ipreo and Hamilton Lane have launched Private Market Connect – a joint venture aimed at solving the information communication inefficiencies between GPs and LPs.

New reporting tool launched