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Ensuring LP-GP alignment in the LPA

In this extract from The LPA Anatomised, Adam Turtle, Rede Partners, and Emma Cleveland, Cleveland & Co Associates, discuss carry models and GP commitments.

Two key points in the economic provisions of the LPA

Distribution and negotiation are two key aspects in the economic provisions of any limited partnership agreement. Howard Beber, Scott Jones and Andrew Shore of Proskauer lay out the terminology.

DOWNLOAD: Directory of law firms with secondaries experience

Find out which law firms can oversee your next secondaries transaction with our downloadable list. Last updated on 08/13/2017 with details for Kirkland & Ellis and Dentons.

DATA SNAPSHOT: How PE firms choose service providers

A survey by our sister publication Buyouts Insider and Gen II found expertise in similar funds and firms was crucial.

Understand upcoming CFIUS changes before it’s too late

The passing of FIRRMA changes the scope of CFIUS and could have implications for US and non-US private equity funds. Simon Witney and Jeffrey Cunard of Debevoise explain.

When unicorns don’t fly, who pays the price?

In the wake of the Theranos scandal, some managers fret that if their own unicorns fail to meet expectations, investors may resort to litigation. It’s unlikely, but possible.

Which law firms have secondaries expertise?

A snapshot of law firms' secondaries work in 2018 by volume, deal count, strategy and more from sister publication Secondaries Investor's annual survey.

Abraaj’s Naqvi denied bail on flee fears

The size of the alleged fraud, the involvement of the US government and his high-level political connections in Pakistan make granting the Abraaj founder bail too great a risk, a UK court decided.
Sev Vettivetpillai, former managing partner at Abraaj

Abraaj’s Vettivetpillai in jail pending £1m bail appeal

The former managing partner and head of impact appeared by video-link at Westminster Magistrates Court on fraud charges brought by the US government.
Dubai

TIMELINE: What Abraaj did, according to the SEC

A timeline shows what Abraaj and founder Arif Naqvi are alleged to have done regarding the misappropriation of capital from its 2015-vintage Growth Markets Health Fund, according to the US regulator's complaint.
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