Private Equity in Russian Federation: Market and Regulatory Overview

    December 2013

    Squire Sanders partners David Wack and Christopher Rose recently completed a Q&A session on private equity law in the Russian Federation.

    This Q&A is part of a Practical Law Company multijurisdictional guide to private equity. It gives a structured overview of the key practical issues including:

    • the level of activity and recent trends in the market
    • investment incentives for institutional and private investors
    • the mechanics involved in establishing a private equity fund
    • equity and debt finance issues in a private equity transaction
    • issues surrounding buyouts and the relationship between the portfolio company's managers and the private equity funds
    • management incentives
    • exit routes from investments.

    This article was first published in Private Equity and Venture Capital Multi-Jurisdictional Guide 2012/13 and is reproduced with the permission of Practical Law Company.