Date Published: 23 July 2020
CNPLaw LLP (“CNP”) acted as lead counsel for the successful launch of RV Capital Opportunities VCC (“Fund”), an open-ended variable capital company (“VCC”) incorporated in Singapore. The Fund is an umbrella fund and has successfully launched its first sub-fund, RV Capital Monks Hill Fund, a multi-asset fund. The Fund is managed by RV Capital Management Private Ltd. (“Manager”), a capital markets services licence fund manager in the accredited and institutional investor category.
Mr Amit R. Dhume, Partner at CNP said:
“We are pleased to see the VCC’s utility and relevance to the fund management industry in Singapore. The successful launch of RV Capital Opportunities VCC, among others in quick succession, is simply electrifying. We expect the VCC to make significant in-roads to the fund management industry in Singapore as more and more fund managers take advantage of and leverage on the features of the VCC for their clients and so for themselves.”
The CNP lawyers advising the Fund and the Manager are Amit Ramkrishn Dhume – Partner, Abel Ho – Associate, Goh Wan Shuen – Associate, and Joy Tan – Associate, from the firm’s Funds and Financial Services team.
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Amit’s practice focuses on corporate law, investment funds, mergers and acquisitions and regulatory and compliance matters. He has over 15 years’ experience in these areas of law. Amit’s expertise has been recognised in Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2020 as “Recommended Lawyer for Corporate and M&A as well as Investment Funds”. In December 2016, Amit was named by Singapore Business Review as one of the 70 most influential lawyers in Singapore under the age of 40.
Wan Shuen is an associate in the Funds and Financial Services team. Her main areas of practice are investment funds and mergers and acquisitions. She regularly assists in the formation and operation of private funds in several jurisdictions, including drafting the full range of fund documentation, as well as the provision of related regulatory advice. She is also regularly involved in other transactional work involving mergers and acquisitions, banking and finance, and employment issues.
Joy is an associate in the Funds and Financial Services team. Her main areas of practice include investment funds, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate law. She assists in the establishment of hedge funds, private equity funds and drafting of the related documentation and also assists in corporate transactions such as cross border M&A and joint ventures in various industries.
We provide legal advisory services to fund managers, investors and investee companies in relation to both open-end funds and closed-end funds that deal with a variety of asset classes and employ different investment strategies including hedge funds, private equity funds, venture capital funds, mutual funds, commodity funds and exchange traded funds.