The Lawyer Africa Elite 2014 features an in-depth look at 46 leading independent firms’ strategies in 15 key sub-Saharan jurisdictions, as well as the views of in-house counsel from some of Africa’s largest companies... Read more
This year, The Lawyer’s annual ranking of the largest UK law firms by turnover is available as an interactive, digital benchmarking tool. For the first time this will allow you to manipulate each data set against the metrics of your choice.
Private equity executives - and their advisers - were in their element last year, with more deals coming through than they knew what to do with. Post-August that's changed, with deal flow all but drying up on the back of a scarcity of debt finance.
This Private Equity Special Report examines the current state of the private equity market and asks whether private equity houses can continue to thrive despite the ongoing illiquidity.
It looks at the role of hedge funds in the private equity space and the differences and similarities between the two, especially since deals such as Malcolm Glazer's hedge fund-backed and controversial acquisition of Manchester United FC raised the stakes.
The final article examines the hot potato that is 'non-doms' and discusses what the ongoing controversy means for tax lawyers.
Meanwhile, on www.thelawyer.com we look at possible conflicts of interest in the market after rule-fixing legislation comes into play this October.