Private equity in the Netherlands: market and regulatory overview

19 October 2020
19 October 2020

Bram Caudri, Djotika Bissessur, Jeroen van Mourik, Daan Horsthuis, Jeroen Vossenberg, Irene Theunisse, Maartje Verstappen and Reinout Hampe have written a chapter on private equity in the Netherlands for the Private Equity and Venture Capital Global Guide.

In this chapter, the authors give an overview of the key practical issues in the Netherlands by means of a Q&A, including:
  • The level of activity and recent trends in the market;
  • Investment incentives for institutional and private investors;
  • The mechanics involved in establishing a private equity fund;
  • Equity and debt finance matters in a private equity transaction;
  • Issues surrounding buyouts and the relationship between the portfolio company's managers and the private equity funds;
  • Management incentives; and
  • Exit routes from investments.

To compare answers across multiple jurisdictions about private equity visit the Country Q&A tool.

The publication of 'Private equity in the Netherlands: market and regulatory overview' can be read here.
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Bram Caudri

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