He advises credit institutions, portfolio management companies and institutional investors in structuring investment vehicles such as alternative investment funds, mutual funds and other collective investments.
On behalf of his French and international financial institution clients, he acts in matters involving the provision of services, forming management companies, investment firms, representative offices in France, as well as in marketing financial and banking instruments in France (including through online platforms) and investment services for French clients.
Damien Luqué named “Best in Regulatory Law” by Global Business Insight
Global Business Insight magazine has named Damien Luqué, partner at Lacourte Raquin Tatar, as “Best in Regulatory Law” in its 2018 Global Business Insight Awards.
According to GBI, this award mainly celebrates “business leadership and innovation in finance and investment”. The evaluation model “triangulates quantitative and qualitative research methods”, “votes are gathered year-round via a number of digital channels, then assessed using a transparent and dynamic framework to ensure that the evaluation process is objective and valid”.
In 2018, Lacourte Raquin Tatar has also been recognised by Legal 500 EMEA in the ranking « Banking&Finance: Transactional Work ».
MAJOR RECENT PROJECTS
- Counsel of Aviva Investors France on the set up of a debt fund in support of the french economy in the context of the Covid19 crisis.
- Counsel of Tishman Speyer on the acquisition of the “Espace Lumière” building located in Boulogne Billancourt, from a fund managed by Invesco real Estate.
3rd edition of the International Comparative Legal Guide (ICLG) dedicated to Public Investments Funds. Chapter about France co-written with Martin Jarrige de la Sizeranne.
State of play of the legislation surrounding alternative investment funds.
Article published in “International Comparative Legal Guides” – August 2018 – co-written with Martin Jarrige de la Sizeranne
7th edition of the International Comparative Legal Guide (ICLG) dedicated to Alternative Investment Funds. Chapter about France co-written with Martin Jarrige de la Sizeranne.
Option Droit & Affaires – Private Equity (October 2018 – November 2019) : Lacourte Raquin Tatar is classified as a law firm specializing in fund structuring. With Damien Luqué.