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Central and Eastern Europe Statistics 2014

28 Aug 2015
EVCA

An EVCA study into private equity activity in Central and Eastern Europe. This report provides annual private equity and venture capital fundraising, investment and divestment statistics for the private equity markets of the CEE region in 2014.

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EVCA-PAE Response to EBA Guidelines on Shadow Banking

19 Jun 2015
EVCA-PAE

This is the response to the EBA consultation paper “Draft EBA Guidelines on limits on exposures to shadow banking entities which carry out banking activities outside a regulated framework under Article 395 para. 2 Regulation (EU) No. 575/2013”. In its response, the PAE encourages the EBA to reconsider its approach and recognise that private equity funds have neither the characteristics nor the level of risks to credit institutions that would justify their identification as shadow banks

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EVCA-PAE Response to OECD-BEPS Action 6 - Treaty Abuse

17 Jun 2015
EVCA-PAE

The EVCA responded on behalf of the PAE to Consultation on Public Discussion Draft BEPS Action 6: Preventing the Granting of Treaty Benefits in Inappropriate Circumstances. This is the third and final written consultation on Treaty Abuse as part of the BEPS project, further explaining why and how private equity funds should not be disadvantaged under new proposed rules.

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Response to EBA Consultation on Sound Remuneration Policies (CRD IV)

04 Jun 2015
EVCA-PAE

This is the EVCA-PAE response to the EBA Consultation Paper “Draft Guidelines on sound remuneration policies on CRD4/CRR. While the consultation applies to credit institutions, some firms within the private equity industry, that are primarily carrying out private equity activities that are outside the scope of the CRD framework, will also have subsidiaries or affiliates that carry out additional activities and are regulated as CRD IV investment firms.

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Briefing: Branching Out

01 Jun 2015
EVCA

A briefing paper on why global choice is vital for Europe’s investors.

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Annual Report 2014-15

19 May 2015
Invest Europe

The Annual Report provides an overview of the EVCA's activities during the 12 months to June 2015 in fields including public affairs, data & research, events and communications. The report includes a financial statement.

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Member Directory 2015

10 Apr 2015
EVCA

This directory contains a company profile for each EVCA member firm, as well as information about office location and key contacts. For full members, the directory includes additional information such as capital under management and investment sectors.

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Rebuilding IPOs in Europe

23 Mar 2015
IPO Taskforce (EVCA - FESE - EuropeanIssuers)

Creating jobs and growth in European capital markets.

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AIFMD Fund Marketing Guide

20 Mar 2015
EVCA

A closer look at marketing under national placement rules across Europe.

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European Pension Funds’ Perceptions of Private Equity

19 Mar 2015
Greenwich Associates

A study conducted by Greenwich Associates for the EVCA into European pension fund perceptions of private equity.

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