SEC Brings Heightened Scrutiny to the Real Estate Fund Industry

By Drew Chapman and Zahra Zaidi, King & Spalding The Securities and Exchange Commission has expanded its focus on private equity funds to ancillary asset classes, including private equity real estate funds, with its private funds unit undertaking a thematic review of the real estate fund industry.  In a recent speech, Marc Wyatt, acting director…


By Drew Chapman and Zahra Zaidi, King & Spalding The Securities and Exchange Commission has expanded its focus on private equity funds to ancillary asset classes, including private equity real estate funds, with its private funds unit undertaking a thematic review of the real estate fund industry.  In a recent