Global China Investment Funds: Hedge Funds (International Firms)
Rankings overview for Departments
- DLA Piper LLP 10 Years Ranked
- Simmons & Simmons
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1Clifford ChanceInvestment Funds: Hedge Funds (International Firms)2023 | Band 1 | 10 Years RankedWhat the team is known for Clifford Chance remains a preferred fund formation counsel for a roster of top-flight clients. The team has a comprehensive offering, with high-quality expertise in hedge, private equity, real estate and registered funds. The team has further experience providing counsel on regulatory and securities matters, and it is well versed in advising on high-stakes, high-value matters with a regional focus. The firm also advises LP clients with regard to high-value investments into funds. The team is often called upon by PRC-side clients for private equity matters, and its recent mandates cover the logistics, technology and energy sectors. The firm counts HSBC and Goldman Sachs among its key clients. 1Sidley AustinInvestment Funds: Hedge Funds (International Firms)2023 | Band 1 | 10 Years RankedSidley Austin's outstanding funds team offers a full suite of formation and management expertise across the life-cycle of open and closed-end funds. The firm is held in particularly high esteem for its presence in the hedge fund sphere, spanning formation, buyouts, spin-offs and tokenised funds. The firm also offers expertise advising on closed-end private equity and real estate investment platforms. The team is very experienced in cutting-edge regulatory matters, including those governing investments into digital assets. The firm counts EQT and Mirae Asset Management among its major clients.
2DLA Piper LLPInvestment Funds: Hedge Funds (International Firms)2023 | Band 2 | 10 Years RankedDLA Piper holds solid credentials in the hedge fund space, advising on strategy, structuring and capital raising for a range of different platforms. The firm handles both fund launches and spin-offs, with strength in the private equity sphere. Its clients include significant players in financial services and top-tier asset managers, and a wide range of investors from Asia, Europe and the USA who can benefit from the firm's global reach. Such clients include Tianyan Capital and CLSA Asset Management.
- DeaconsInvestment Funds: Hedge Funds (International Firms)2023 | Band 2
- Simmons & SimmonsInvestment Funds: Hedge Funds (International Firms)2023 | Band 2
3DechertInvestment Funds: Hedge Funds (International Firms)2023 | Band 3 | 10 Years RankedThe broad funds practice at Dechert is frequently engaged by asset management clients to advise on the authorisation, listing and regulatory maintenance of registered funds. The team provides particular expertise with regard to unit trusts and mutual funds as well as having extensive offshore experience covering formation, structuring and management. The team is also well versed in advising on cross-border mandates, and is an active counsel on hedge and hybrid fund formation and increasingly involved in the private equity sphere. The firm counts Greenwoods and IMM Investment Global among its major clients.