14th Annual International Conference on PIFs


CSB Group together with CSB Advocates, will be attending the upcoming International Conference on Private Investment Funds in London.

The event will see the IBA Private Investment Funds, Subcommittee of the IBA Investment Funds Committee, and the Subcommittee on Hedge Funds of the Committee on Federal Regulation of Securities Law of the American Bar Association Section of Business Law co-present the 14th annual international conference on Private Investment Funds (PIF), an event supported by the IBA European Regional Forum.

Topics discussed during this conference will include:

I.Credit funds’ revival & development, including private debt funds, senior loan funds, customized debt products, BDCs and CLOs

II.The challenges and issues confronting large and/or multinational alternative asset managers

III.Investor outlooks

IV.Alternative asset management industry mainstreaming

V.Joint discussion of spinouts and succession issues of captive private equity and hedge fund teams

VI.Present trends in seeding / incubation arrangements

Workshop topics will include:

  • Current terms – hedge funds
  • Dodd-Frank’s impact on non-US fund managers
  • Private funds taxation
  • Recent developments in secondary transactions & funds
  • US regulatory climate update
  • GP compensation limits under the AIFM Directive
  • Current terms – private equity
  • The impact of the AIFM Directive on non-EU fund managers and non-EU funds
  • Conflicts & other ethical issues for fund counsel
  • Update on Volcker Rule implementation