British Virgin Islands Prove Popular Among Private Equity Investors

Mar 29 2010 | 10:00am ET

The British Virgin Islands is a popular locale for private equity investors to set up vehicles for investing worldwide. Clinton Hempel and Matthew Gilbert of law firm Maples and Calder explain that characteristics such as familiar legal and judicial systems, internationally compliant securities regulations and tax neutrality make it an especially attractive jurisdiction for pooling capital globally.


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