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Neill May at the Private Equity Funds Conference


Lawyer Neill May
Area Corporate Finance and Securities, White Collar Risk Management and Investigations


Friday, June 15, 2007
9:15am   Will You Wind Up on Regulators' Radar Screens? Exploring Current and Anticipated Challenges Affecting Fund Formation a
and Management

Speaker: Neill May, Goodmans LLP

This session will cover:

What's on the Horizon for the U.S. and Canada?

  • Understanding the new registration rules
  • How will they impact private equity? 
  • What are the requirements for compliance?
  • What is the current regulatory environment in Canada and the U.S.?
  • Regulatory considerations affecting structuring
  • Regulating fund managers - will regulation of investors follow?
  • Investing in regulated industries: Tips and traps
  • What is the Regulatory Future for Hedge Funds and Private Equity Funds?
  • Exploring U.S. developments: Should Canada follow?
  • Could the convergence of private equity and hedge funds mean more regulation?
  • Increasing regulation of short-selling, insider trading and more

Forming and Investing in Private Equity Funds
Thursday, June 14, 2007 to Friday, June 15, 2007
The Sutton Place Hotel , Toronto, ON, Canada

Complete conference details can be found on the event website.