SVB Christmas Party 2015
This year SVB hosted a memorable Christmas Party for HKPEFA members on Friday,11 December at The Cube, PMQ! The theme was "Back To School" and members participated in the festivities by wearing old time school uniforms, performing in a singing contest, and guessing old time photos of some of our HKPEFA directors.  It was an eventful night with prizes an......
2015 Cooley China Fund Manager Seminar Series
Cooley held its annual seminar series on November 6 at the Grand Hyatt with over 80 participants.  The series was aimed at CFOs, controllers, in-house counsel and administrative managing directors of private equity and venture capital firms doing business in China.  Topics discussed included:


Behind the Curtain – What’s Really in GP Agreements

GP’s tend ......
HKPEFA and KPMG Joint Seminar: Mergers & Acquisition Tax Update
KPMG shared with over 40 HKPEFA members their experiences and insights on the latest hot topics that affect the private equity industry:


(1) Delisting, relisting and VIE restructuring 


Mainly driven by the capital market valuation disparity and regulatory development in China, delisting from the US and relisting on A-share market has been a hot trend in the last......
Citi HKPEFA Dinner
The Team at Citi Private Bank, Investment Banking, Fund Administration and Agency & Trust hosted an evening of cocktails, soul food and knowledge sharing for members held at The Restoration.  It was a great event with 40 members engaging and networking with one another.  We thank Terrance Philips for organising this great event!......
Profits tax exemption for offshore funds extended to private equity funds
Profits tax exemption for offshore funds extended to private equity funds – law enacted


The long-awaited HK profits tax exemption law for offshore PE funds was enacted on last Friday. HKPEFA’s technical committee members discussed extensively with the government during the consultation period for the purpose of promoting the development of the Hong Kong PE industry. Furthe......