Thursday, October 4, 2018
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. EDT
Interest in the formation of business development companies, especially private BDCs, remains high. BDCs have also recently been in the spotlight as a result of significant changes to the regulatory framework affecting them. During the session, Partner Anna T. Pinedo and Counsel Brian D. Hirshberg will provide a brief overview of the legal and regulatory requirements applicable to BDCs generally, and focus on recent developments.
Topics will include:
- The 40 Act requirements applicable to BDCs;
- The tax treatment and diversification requirements;
- The registration process;
- Using a BDC to address Volcker Rule constraints;
- Statutory changes affecting leverage and related rating agency actions; and
- Different approaches to structuring private BDCs.
West LegalEdcenter will provide CLE credit.
For more information, or to register, please visit the event website.