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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Private Equity: Law and Practice 6th ed isbn 9780414067615

Private Equity: Law and Practice 5th ed

ISBN13: 9780414033443
New Edition ISBN: 9780414067615
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780414041660
Published: May 2015
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print

Explaining clearly the law and current practice of private equity transactions, Private Equity: Law and Practice offers advice and information relevant to private equity investors, companies seeking funds, those financing deals, and managers wishing to buy out a company.

Covering the major legal and business aspects of funding via private equity, it provides all the practical, legal and commercial information needed in this area.

  • Looks at every part of private equity, including fund formation, acquisitions, restructuring companies, and divestment
  • Discusses the methods of raising private equity in the post-economic collapse climate and how best to secure it
  • Explains the tax and regulatory issues
  • Covers debt and equity structures
  • Goes step-by-step through the transaction itself
  • Deals with management, accountancy and legal due diligence
  • Examines the investment agreement and articles of association
  • Deals with private equity in public to private transactions
  • Features a chapter on the development of management
  • Provides checklists for all legal and business aspects of private equity
  • Includes a glossary of private equity terms, model agreements and forms, and a full listing of BVCA members

Commercial Law, Company Law, Banking and Finance
Market Trends
Role of Private Equity
Raising Private Equity
Corporate Valuation and Deal Structuring
Tax Relief for Equity Investment by Individuals
Share Capital
Managing the Transaction
Management Due Diligence
Due Diligence
Investment Agreement
Articles of Association
Directors and Employees