Hedge Fund Formation
Hedge Fund Formation in Houston
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Hedge funds and private equity funds cater to sophisticated investors seeking flexible investment opportunities. As these funds become increasingly popular, fund advisers, investors, and managers are turning to Whitley LLP Attorneys at Law for trusted guidance in forming new hedge funds. Our law firm provides turnkey legal services, managing every aspect of the creation of your hedge fund.
To speak with an authority on securities law and venture capital fund or private equity fund formation, contact Whitley LLP Attorneys at Law. Every client receives a confidential consultation and the firm offers transparent legal fees; fund formation is provided for a flat fee.
What is the Difference Between Private Equity and Hedge Fund?
Private equity is defined as the funds that the investors take into use for the acquisition of public companies or to make an investment in private companies. Accredited investors usually make up a large sum of the private equity in any company because they are able to put in a lot of money for a longer amount of time. The money can be used to expand the company or bring advanced technology into a company to increase revenue. With the capital, you are also able to convert a public company into a private one.
Hedge funds are also known as Investment Partnerships. By partaking in a hedge fund you are protecting yourself from financial losses. They can be defined as privately owned entities that raise funds from the investors and then invest them back for a higher return. Hedge funds are not regulated by securities and exchange commissions.
We understand that choosing between a private equity and a hedge fund is confusing. Our team at Whitley LLP Attorneys At Law are here to help you throughout the process and help you find the option that is best for your situation. Give us a call today to discuss your case and schedule a consultation!
Forming a New Hedge Fund in Texas
When taking on a new hedge fund client, our Texas hedge fund formation attorneys at Whitley LLP Attorneys at Law begin by determining the principles, investments, and trading strategies you want to employ. We have significant experience in the following areas:
- Structuring and forming hedge funds and investment advisers according to your objectives
- Preparing due diligence questionnaires for potential investors
- Preparing fund offering documents, including private offering memoranda and subscription agreements
- Revising fund offering documents based on new strategies
Throughout the process, your attorney will solicit your input, implement changes, and answer your questions.
Get Started by Speaking with Our Houston Hedge Fund Formation Attorneys
An important aspect of forming a new hedge fund is complying with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and state regulations. Whitley LLP Attorneys at Law provides advisory services to clients to ensure legal compliance. Many aspects of these funds are regulated, such as recordkeeping, marketing materials and advisory fees. Complete the online form or call (281) 206-0434 to take the first step toward forming a new hedge fund and to discuss your needs with an experienced Houston hedge fund compliance lawyer.