Peter Williams, CEO and founder of ACE, and Joseph Smith, a Partner in the investment funds group at Schulte Roth & Zabel, discuss the current landscape around clients raising alternative funds. Topics of conversation include:
- The amount of time it usually takes to complete the a capital raise for a private fund.
- The priorities of limited partners.
- The differences between large established funds and emerging managers trying to raise capital in today’s climate.
Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP is a multidisciplinary firm with offices in New York, Washington, D.C. and London. As one of the leading law firms serving the financial services sector, SRZ regularly advises clients on investment management, corporate and transactional matters, as well as providing counsel on securities regulatory compliance, enforcement and investigative issues.