Private Equity and Venture Capital 2002

  • Asia

  • About the authors

  • Market introduction

    Trials By Kathleen Ng of Asia Private Equity Review

  • Market introduction

    Glory and burden By Kathleen Ng of Asia Private Equity Review

  • Asia overview

    Distressed asset investment in Asia By William Hay of Lovells, Hong Kong

  • Asia overview

    Implications of a bear market By Ron Arculli, Arculli & Associates and Neil Tomlin

  • Market introduction

    Australian venture capital state of play By Andrew Green, chief executive of Australian Venture Capital Association Limited

  • Australia

    Private equity trends and developments By Kon Mellos and Nick Wormald of Freehills, Sydney and Melbourne

  • China

    Getting nowhere: private equity in China By Jonathan Zhou, Fangda Partners, Shanghai, China

  • India

    Tax-free foreign venture capital investment By Berjis Desai of Udwadia, Udeshi & Berjis, Mumbai

  • Japan

    A better environment for start-ups and venture capital By Hajime Tanahashi of Mori Sogo, Tokyo

  • Korea

    By Young Jay Ro, Jong Koo Park, Chang Hyeon Ko and Douglas Yang Lee of Kim & Chang, Seoul

  • New Zealand

    Venture capital outlook in New Zealand By Andrew Lewis and Shelley Cave of Simpson Grierson

  • Europe

  • About the authors

  • Introduction

    The European private equity and venture capital industry By EVCA – The European Private Equity and Venture Capital Association

  • Austria

    An overview of the Austrian market By Stefan Weber of Saxinger Chalupsky Weber & Partners, Vienna

  • Finland

    Legal and fiscal environment By Jari Vikiö of Borenius & Kemppinen, Helsinki

  • France

    Private equity a la Francaise: tax and finance structuring elements for private equity investments in France By Jean-Luc Calisti and Arié Zorin of Herbert Smith, Paris

  • Germany

    German tax issues for private equity funds By Christoph Lorenz of KPMG

  • Italy

    Leveraged buy-outs By Annapaola Negri-Clementi and Paolo Montironi of NCTM Negri-Clementi Toffoletto Montironi & Soci, Milan

  • The Netherlands

    Developments in the venture capital industry By Marco de Lignie and Herman Kaemingk of Loyens & Loeff

  • Russia

    Russian issuers return to the international capital markets By Robert Langer and Marc Gold, Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld LLP

  • Switzerland

    Swiss private equity: structural issues and recent developments By Mark Barmes and Beat Kühni of Lenz & Staehelin

  • United Kingdom

    By John Mackie, Chief executive, BVCA

  • The Americas

  • About the authors

  • Brazil

    Impact of recent legislative developments on private equity investments By Augusto Cesar Barbosa de Souza of Vieira, Rezende, Barbosa e Guerreiro, São Paulo

  • US Introduction

    US venture capital industry in 2001: retreat from frenzied pace of 2000 By John Taylor, Vice president - research of National Venture Capital Association

  • Distributing private equity funds to US investors

    By Geoffrey Kenyon and Martin Carmichael of Goodwin Procter LLP

  • Down rounds – to succeed you must survive

    By Albert Sokol, Richard Small, Stephen Meredith, Jonathan Cole, Edwards & Angell

  • The impact of the internet on private investment funds in the US

    By Jeffrey Tabak of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

  • Tax considerations in structuring US-based private equity funds

    By Patrick Fenn and David Goldstein of Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld LLP, New York