24 mars 2020 - Traduction en cours. The COVID-19 pandemic will also affect managers of hedge funds and other similarly structured open-ended private funds. The nature and extent to which any particular fund and its manager are impacted by COVID-19 will depend on the stage and maturity of the fund, the...
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Marketing Private Funds in Canada
Traduction en cours.
Canada is an attractive market for foreign private funds that wish to market to, and place their interests with, institutional or high-net-worth investors. Foreign private fund managers sometimes find themselves perplexed by the various rules and regulations that apply to their private placements in Canada. While these rules may at first appear confusing, a number of clear and well-trodden paths are available for foreign fund managers that wish to access the exempt market in Canada.
The marketing, offering and issuance of securities by foreign private funds in Canada are regulated under the securities regime established in each province or territory. Although each province and territory has its own securities regulatory regime, many of the applicable rules and regulations have been harmonized across Canada.
In this article, we describe the four principal regulatory “buckets” and other need-to-know requirements that must be addressed by any foreign private fund looking to market its interests to investors in Canada.
24 mars 2020 - Traduction en cours. The COVID-19 pandemic will affect managers of private funds in multiple ways. The nature and extent to which any particular fund manager is impacted by COVID-19 will depend on many factors, including the type of fund, the investor base of the fund and whether the fund is...