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Legal special: How to navigate conflicts in GP-led secondaries

LPs can find the options are limited when a fund manager restructures the leftover assets in a fund nearing the end of its life.

Legal special: The five hot topics on lawyers’ minds

From the implications of Brexit to the growing number of GP-led restructurings, fund managers are wrestling with some weighty legal issues.

Future special: The changing face of the LPA

Calls are growing for the standardisation of the limited partnership agreement, but moves towards uniformity are fraught with difficulties, lawyers say

Legal special: The five hot topics on lawyers’ minds

From the implications of Brexit to the growing number of GP-led restructurings, fund managers are wrestling with some weighty legal issues.

Legal special: How to navigate conflicts in GP-leds

LPs can find the options are limited when a fund manager restructures the leftover assets in a fund nearing the end of its life.

The changing face of the LPA

Calls are growing for the standardisation of the limited partnership agreement, but moves towards uniformity are fraught with difficulties, lawyers say

Management fees remain a sticking point

Fees remain a bone of contention for limited partners as fund sizes continue to grow

Bones of contention in limited partnership agreements

Negotiating a Limited Partnership Agreement can be fraught, particularly when it comes to the issue of where litigation should be heard.

The Modern Fundraiser: the problem of oversubscription

It’s a nice problem to have, but managing a fundraising that is the subject of more interest than it can handle is fraught with investor relations challenges for GPs.

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