Pavel has advised clients on licensing issues (including regulatory authorisations), FCA conduct of business and custody rules, AIFMD, UCITS IV, EU Transparency Directive and EU Short Selling Regulations and has led the restructuring of clients’ operations following the introduction of new legislation. He has also led multi-jurisdictional surveys of financial markets and securities laws.
His day-to-day practice also includes advising a large number of institutional investors around the world on their investment arrangements. This includes (1) public and private fund investments (both cornerstone and smaller amounts), single investor mandates and co-investment arrangements covering all asset classes, and (2) negotiating other documentation, including terms of business, investment management, custody, brokerage, prime brokerage and securities lending agreements.
"Pavel Shevtsov has provided us with a consistently excellent level of service and expertise.” Legal 500, Investment Funds, 2021
"In one highlight, a group led by Pavel Shevtsov reviewed over 50 investment management agreements for various pension funds and sovereign wealth funds for investments totalling over £30bn." Legal 500, Investment Funds, 2020
“We have had a very positive experience with the team as a whole. Pavel Shevtsov and the rest of the team are knowledgeable and responsive." Legal 500, Investment Funds, 2020
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