Virtual Round Table


Investment

Virtual Round Table - International Trade 2017

International Trade Roundtable 2017 features five experts from around the world. In this roundtable, we look at key import and export regulations for five diverse jurisdictions and discuss the attractions and challenges in trading within them. Our expert panel also discuss the latest news and changes in the world affecting international trade. Highlighted topics include the result of the EU Refere ... Read more...

Company Formations 2016

The Company Formations Roundtable 2016 features five experts from around the world who outline the current landscape in their jurisdiction with reference to the latest regulatory changes and interesting trends and developments. Our chosen experts highlight compliance issues, outline the strategic benefit of forming within specific locations, and detail the rise of angel investing. Featured countri ... Read more...

Private Equity 2016

The Private Equity Roundtable 2016 features five experts from around the world who outline the current landscape in their jurisdiction with reference to the latest regulatory changes and interesting developments. Our chosen experts highlight key markets, detail exit strategies, and outline due diligence associated with M&A. We also discover which nation could be considered “sitti ... Read more...

Capital Markets 2016

The Capital Markets Roundtable 2016 features eight experts from around the world who discuss the latest regulatory changes such as the recent Market Abuse Regulation across the EU and the upcoming application of MIFID II and MiFIR. The chosen experts also discuss the latest trends and interesting developments relating to global economic risks, cyber security challenges and capital flow trends. Oth ... Read more...

International Trade 2016

International Trade Roundtable 2016 features the thoughts and opinions of five industry experts from key jurisdictions. Highlighted topics include the implications of Brexit on international trade, a discussion on the necessity for diversification of trade relations and investment for countries that are heavily dependent upon commodities and oil exports, as well as sanctions and export changes con ... Read more...

Foreign Investment 2016

The Foreign Investment Roundtable 2016 is an essential tool for better understanding the current landscape in United States, Mexico, Indonesia, Portugal, Netherlands, and the wider European Union. Our seven chosen experts highlight the advantages of investing in their respective jurisdictions, outline the main laws and regulatory authorities, and discuss key topics such as M&A, tax, confid ... Read more...

Private Equity 2015

In our Private Equity Roundtable 2015 we spoke with six experts from around the world to discuss recent developments in their jurisdiction. Highlighted topics include: the differences between public and private market composition; the increase in cross border opportunities; and the impact of regulatory changes such as the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) in Europe. Featured r ... Read more...

Business Valuation 2015

In our Business Valuation Roundtable we spoke with four experts to discuss the latest trends and interesting strategies being explored in their jurisdiction.  Highlighted topics include an outline of the main valuation methods; challenges relating to cross-border M&A activity, and basic measures that businesses can take to add value. ... Read more...

Foreign Investment 2015

In our Foreign Investment Roundtable we spoke with seven experts to discuss recent changes and interesting developments in their jurisdiction. We discover the opportunities and challenges of conducting business in Portugal, Ukraine, Myanmar, Vietnam, the United States and the UK. Highlighted topics include: conducting M&A with foreign investors, current trends and strategies, and which are ... Read more...

Company Formations 2014

In this roundtable we spoke with six experts from around the world to discuss the latest changes and developments in Company Formations. Among the highlighted topics our chosen experts outline the different types of company you can incorporate, explain the administrative procedure in their jurisdiction and discuss the main challenges business owners tend to neglect in the early period. ... Read more...

Islamic Finance 2014

In this roundtable we spoke with seven experts from around the world to discuss the latest changes and developments in Islamic Finance.  Among the highlighted topics, our chosen experts outline the relevant legislation in their jurisdiction, discuss the problem relating to the shortage of Sharia scholars, and outline the benefits and challenges currently facing the sector.&l ... Read more...

Capital Markets 2014

In this roundtable we spoke with seven experts from around the world to discuss the latest changes and development to Capital Markets in their jurisdiction. Among the highlighted topics include the challenges of  ... Read more...

Private Equity 2014

In this roundtable we spoke with seven experts from around the world to discuss the current Private Equity landscape. Highlighted topics include predictions for future trends including the rise of online dealmaking, the  ... Read more...

Foreign Investment 2014

In this roundtable we spoke with 10 experts from around the world to discuss the latest changes and developments in Foreign Investment. Our chosen experts outline the current safeguards protecting foreign investment, consider the incentives being utilised to entice inflow, and discuss the main trends and strategies we can expect to see throughout 2014. ... Read more...

Asset Based Finance 2013

In our Asset Based Finance roundtable we spoke to six experts to discuss key industry developments such as prominent strategies and recent regulatory changes. Other highlighted topics include: how to accurately value assets and what to do should a company default on a payment. ... Read more...

Company Formations 2013

In our Company Formations roundtable we spoke to seven experts from around the world to discuss important industry criteria such as the process and administration involved in their jurisdiction along with regulatory changes, trending strategies and much more. ... Read more...

Capital Markets 2013

In our Capital Markets roundtable we spoke to seven experts from around the world to get the lowdown on the latest trends and interesting developments both in their jurisdiction and on an international level. Among the highlights is a discussion on why Islamic Finance is here to stay along with an analysis on the current attractions and challenges within the industry. ... Read more...

International Trade 2013

In this roundtable, seven experts from around the world discuss the current state of International Trade; including discussions on the Doha Round and World Trade Organization, which jurisdictions to keep an eye on, and the impact of bilateral agreements, amongst much more. ... Read more...

Private Equity 2013

In our Private Equity roundtable, 12 experts from around the world discuss the challenges and attractions of investing in their jurisdiction; evaluate recent PE exit activity; and also predicting what to expect to see over the coming year. ... Read more...

Structured Finance 2013

In this roundtable, six experts from around the world discuss topical issues relating to Structured Finance including how raising capital has changed since the financial crisis and analysing the advantages and disadvantages of securitisation. ... Read more...

Foreign Investment 2013

We have spoken to seven leading experts from around the world to discuss the opportunities in the market, industry trends, latest regulatory developments and the key issues playing on investors’ minds. In this roundtable we also find out their advice on what specific areas of risk and opportunity to be mindful of along with what companies should consider when choosing a location for FDI. ... Read more...

Capital Markets 2012

Over the past few years the global markets have suffered greatly with a number of interesting developments and talking points occurring.  We spoke with eight leading experts about the current state of global capital markets and what we can expect for the foreseeable future. ... Read more...

Private Equity 2012

On the back of a turbulent 2011 riddled with economic turmoil and regulatory uncertainty, the private equity and hedge fund party appeared to be over.  Rather than turning the light off, firms have altered their tactics and re-jigged their financial engineering tricks, and after a steady first quarter, are bouncing back to rule again.   We spoke to ten i ... Read more...