18 Feb '17, 8pm

Singapore eases regulation of venture capital funds

VC managers are currently subject to the same statutory framework as other fund managers in Singapore, MAS said in a consultation paper . These fund managers differ from other fund managers, however, as they manage funds that typically only invest in unlisted business ventures that operate for less than five years. They do not usually accept new subscriptions after the close of a fund, with redemption only possible at the end of the fund's life, and investment is only offered to accredited or institutional investors. These differences mean that some rules are less relevant in this case, MAS said. Startups and investee companies typically make little or no profits in their early years, MAS said. "The return on investment to VC investors depends primarily on the eventual success or failure of these business ventures at the end of the fund life. While the VC manager is usuall...

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