PRIVATE EQUITY AND VENTURE CAPITAL: LAW AND PRACTICE
2018/2019, Semester 2
Modular Credits: 4
This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of the legal issues that arise in private equity and venture capital from both practical and theoretical perspectives. The topics that will be covered explore the laws and practices relating to the whole cycle of the venture capital and private equity, including fundraising, investments, exits, foreign investments and regulation. The course will also discuss equity crowdfunding which is an important emerging method of equity financing. Certain topics of this course will provide relevant comparisons with private equity and venture capital in China, Singapore and the U.S. It will be of interest to legal professionals in the private equity and venture capital sectors.
Deadline of submission of research papers: Saturday, 04 May 2019 at 11:00 pm.
LL4259V/LL5259V/LL6259V Alternative Investment Vehicles
Workload Components : A-B-C-D-E
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D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week