As part of its inquiry into private equity funds, the UK House of Commons Treasury Select Committee is undertaking work under the theme of “Transparency in Financial Markets and the Structure of UK Plc”. On March 20, the Treasury Committee announced the terms of reference for its inquiry and the Committee has invited evidence to be submitted on: (i) the regulatory environment; (ii) taxation; and (iii) the economic context of private equity.

The Committee invites written evidence on this inquiry by May 9.