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A variety of hedge fund strategies invite investors to participate in co-investments, which are becoming popular partly by default because side pockets are less acceptable. Click here to read this article, in which The Hedge Fund Journal talks to SRZ partners Stephanie R. Breslow, David J. Efron, Steven J. Fredman, Daniel F. Hunter and Jason S. Kaplan about key considerations for hedge fund managers thinking about succession planning.…
SRZ attorneys answer frequently asked questions by hedge fund managers in three new SRZ Insights videos. SRZ partners Jennifer Dunn, David J. EfronDaniel F. Hunter and Omoz Osayimwese share their answers to key questions relating to advertising winning trades and running a private equity and hedge fund side-by-side. To view the videos, visit SRZ on YouTube or Vimeo, or click the links below: Can I Advertise My Latest Winning Trade? Running a
On 10 October 2012 the European Securities and Markets Authority (“ESMA”) published guidance in the form of Questions and Answers (the “Q&A”) on the implementation of the new EU Short Selling Regulation (the “Regulation”). The Regulation places new restrictions on short sales of securities traded in EU markets and EU sovereign debt, including credit default swaps (“CDS”) that are referable to EU sovereign debt, as well as requiring certain private and public disclosures. Click here
The EU Regulation No 236/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 14 March 2012 on short selling and certain aspects of credit default swaps (the “Regulation”) and the subsidiary legislation made under it take effect in all 27 countries of the EU on 1 November 2012 and will replace all existing rules on short selling activities in EU countries. With respect to almost all securities listed on exchanges in the EU, the…