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23 May 2024

Industry News

Fund Finance Security Guide

Praxio Law & Tax have released a guide outlining the main aspects of the security package for 14 of the most common jurisdictions involved in Fund Finance transactions. This guide includes jurisdictions in America, Africa, Europe, Asia and Oceania.

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25 Apr 2024

Industry News

Mathan Navaratnam , Sumaer Sandhu , Niall Spencer

LP Finance and the growth of HNW Investors

As UHNW LPs continue to grow in prevalence in private markets, so does a relatively new product: LP Finance. Joel Buckett of FFA NextGen spoke with Sumaer Sandhu, Niall Spencer, and Mathan Navaratnam to understand why this product is rising in prominence and what the key considerations and pitfalls of these transactions are from both a credit risk and legal standpoint.

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05 Mar 2024

Industry News

A Guide to the Application of the Sustainability Linked Loan Principles in Fund Finance

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15 Feb 2024

Sponsor Contribution

Aleks Kopec , Brent Shultz , Albert Tan

Haynes Boone Fund Finance Report Reveals Growth Outlook Despite Challenges

Haynes and Boone, LLP released its first-ever Fund Finance Annual Report, which revealed an industry cautiously optimistic about growth despite facing headwinds, including rising interest rates and market disruptions.

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02 Feb 2024

Industry News

Rory Smith

Brickfield Fund Finance Hiring Market Update Q4 2023

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07 Dec 2023

Industry News

Ellen McGinnis , Laura Whitley , Mei Zhang

Sowing Seeds for Success: Subscription Facilities for Funds with Seed Investors

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06 Nov 2023

Industry News

Jeremy Cross

Hot Topics: Liquidity in Fund Finance and Me

FFA Nextgen spoke with Jeremy Cross to discuss how this sector has enjoyed stability and growth, largely unaffected by external economic and political events. However, recent shifts in interest rates, regulatory focus, and lender dynamics are reshaping the landscape. In this article, we explore the evolving nature of Fund Finance and how these changes are impacting both industry veterans and newcomers.

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05 Sep 2023

Sponsor Contribution

Fund Finance Industry Avoids Biggest Impacts of SEC’s Private Funds Rulemaking

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24 Aug 2023

Industry News

Regulatory Market Update

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02 Aug 2023

Industry News

Guillaume Leredde , Georgina McCreadie , Adam Heaysman , JP Peters

Hot Topics: Fund Finance Advisory: From Sidekick to Superhero?

FFA Nextgen spoke with Adam Heaysman, Guillaume Leredde, Sarah McCreadie, and JP Peters to understand the trends that are affecting borrowers’ financing needs and how they are helping GPs to navigate an increasingly complex landscape.

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13 Jun 2023

FFA News

Meet the Newest Members of Our Fund Finance Association Board

We are excited to announce additional FFA Board members as we strive to evolve with our ever-changing market. We are expanding the FFA Board to include our first-ever Fund General Partner, Joe Rocco from Blackstone. We are also adding Sammy Asoli and Jill Wilson from the global lender community to continue our mission.

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01 Jun 2023

Sponsor Contribution

FUNDed - June 2023

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05 May 2023

Sponsor Contribution

Treatment of HNW Feeders in Subscription Secured Credit Facilities

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17 Mar 2023

FFA News

FFA Statement of Support

A message from the FFA Board on the recent events in the banking industry and fund finance community.

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31 Jan 2023

Sponsor Contribution

Laura Whitley , Eric Worthington

The Fundraising Slowdown and Subscription Credit Facilities

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24 Jan 2023

Industry News

Global Legal Insights – Fund Finance 2023

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23 Dec 2022

Industry News

Trends in Fund Finance Report by Funds Europe

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07 Sep 2022

Sponsor Contribution

Todd Cubbage , Chris Kang , Ellen McGinnis

Declining Funding Ratios of City and County Pension Systems: Impact on Private Equity Fund Financing

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27 Jun 2022

Sponsor Contribution

FUNDed - June 2022

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01 Jun 2022

Sponsor Contribution

Wildgen - The Fund Finance Magazine

Luxembourg is one of the main centres for fund finance transactions and a unique place to observe global trends in this sector. Being one of the most committed law firms to this area in Luxembourg, Wildgen, through its expert Michael Mbayi, decided to release an industry-focused magazine where global and local trends are covered.

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25 May 2022

Sponsor Contribution

Rory Smith

Fund Finance Association Spotlight – Interview with the FFA’s Europe Chair Emma Russell

With 6th Annual European Fund Finance Symposium just around the corner on June 28, we caught up with the FFA’s Chair of Europe, Emma Russell, for a chat about her involvement in the Association, it’s growth in Europe, and a glimpse ahead at the conference.

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20 May 2022

Sponsor Contribution

Wildgen Fund Finance Security Guide

Wildgen has just released their Fund Finance Security Guide which includes all the main jurisdictions involved in Fund Finance transactions. Lawyers from Arthur Cox, Cadwalader, Carey Olsen, Fried Frank, Mayer Brown, Mourant and Stephenson Harwood contributed to the guide.

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29 Mar 2022

Sponsor Contribution

Rory Smith

Brickfield’s 2022 Q1 report

Brickfield has now released its 2022 Q1 report on the current state of the fund finance recruitment and talent search market.

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08 Feb 2022

Sponsor Contribution

Emma Russell , Emily Fuller , Katie Fleming , Sarah Lobbardi , Slade Spalding

Innovation in Fund Finance 2022

The fund finance market has grown rapidly in recent years with more and more funds looking to generate higher returns for their investors using subscription line financing and other types of fund finance products. This, coupled with demand competing with supply, means 2022 is likely to be a year of further growth and strategic innovation.

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08 Feb 2022

Sponsor Contribution

Ogier: CAYLUX - Fund Finance The Investor Notice

The security package for a subscription facility will typically include security over the uncalled capital commitments of a fund’s investors, including: (i) the right to make capital calls on investors in respect of their uncalled capital commitments, together with rights to enforce payment of them; and (ii) the right to receive the proceeds of such capital calls. It will generally also include security over the bank account into which investors are required to deposit their capital contributions.

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02 Feb 2022

Sponsor Contribution

Anastasia Kaup

Fund financing vs portfolio company financing

With every offering having unique strategic advantages, fund sponsors should consider all the options available to them, writes Anastasia Kaup, a partner at Fund Finance Partners.

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01 Feb 2022

Industry News

Tom Smith , Patrick Dixon

NAV Financings: A Review of the Year

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01 Feb 2022

Industry News

Global Legal Insights – Fund Finance 2022

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19 Jul 2021

Sponsor Contribution

FUNDed - July 2021

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