Legal Notes

Legal Notes

Many aspects of making and arranging private equity investments in unlisted companies are covered by the provisions of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000.

A good summary of the Law in relation to business angels can be found in this briefing note on the subject prepared by our Corporate Partners MBM Commercial. (Opens in a new browser window).

Business Angels and the FSMA 

One particular aspect of the Law relates to how business plans and other documents prepared for the purpose of raising investment must be presented. This is covered in two further briefing notes prepared by MBM which can be downloaded at the links below.

Business Plan Warning Requirement

Business Plan Warning Style