Protected: Nigeria Private Equity & Venture Capital Market Entry Guide 2019
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March 12, 2019
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Fund Manager Update: Practical Implications of Nigeria’s New Competition Act for Private Equity & Strategic Investors Investing in Nigeria
Nigeria’s President has finally given assent to Nigeria’s first Competition/Anti-Trust law (The Federal Competition & Consumer Protection [the Act]) which is intended to be applicable to businesses across the federation. The Act creates a national competition commission (Commission) with the primary responsibility for enforcing the Act and also a Tribunal with the primary responsibility of...
March 6, 2019
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Fund Manager Update – The New International Private Equity & Venture Capital Valuation Guidelines

The International Private Equity and Venture Capital Valuation Guidelines Board recently published the 2018 edition of the International Private Equity and Venture Capital Valuation Guidelines. (the Guidelines). We expect that private equity and venture capital fund managers and private equity investors would find the latest version of the Guidelines very helpful given that the latest…

February 24, 2019
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Protected: Nigeria’s New Transfer Pricing Regulations – Implications for Private Equity Fund Managers
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September 25, 2018
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Protected: Tax Considerations in Structuring Venture Capital and Private Equity Investments in Nigeria
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August 6, 2018
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Protected: Legal and Regulatory Framework for Foreign Venture Capital Investors setting up in Nigeria / investing in Nigerian Companies
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August 6, 2018
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Fund Manager Update – Connecting the Regulatory Dots in Nigeria’s Private Equity Industry

As far as legal and regulatory developments in Nigeria’s private equity industry goes, it appears that the dots are finally beginning to connect. A number of regulatory reforms speak to this reality. We should caveat this update with the view that the state of securities law locally does not yet encourage capital formation/accretion, at least…

July 9, 2018
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Protected: The Latest Amendments to Nigeria’s Company Law – Key Implications For Private Equity Dealmaking in Nigeria
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June 21, 2018
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Protected: Transaction Structuring Options for Leveraged Buy-Outs (LBOs) in Nigeria
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June 21, 2018
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Fund Manager Update – What is the Level of Exposure that Nigerian Fund Managers Have to the General Data Protection Regulation?

Fund Managers in Nigeria will have some level of exposure to the new European regulation on data privacy, commonly referred to as, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which came into legal effect in each of the European Union Member States (“EU”) on 25 May, 2018. The GDPR is the EU legislation that is intended…

May 29, 2018
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