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Second Consultation Period For The New Rules That Will Regulate Investments In Alternative Assets By Pension Funds And Unemployment Funds

Author:Mr Francisco Ugarte
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Given the high number of comments and proposals received to the bills that will amend the Investment Regimes of Pension Funds and Unemployment Fund (collectively, the "Funds"), the Chilean Pensions Superintendence ("SP") decided to open a new consultation period. To receive comments om the proposals that were included.

The most noticeable proposals and/or modifications included by the SP, are the following:

New investment alternatives: The new investment options that were added are investment in stock companies (sociedades por acciones, "SpA") and limited partnerships by shares (sociedades en comandita por acciones), participation in credit agreements (syndicated loans) and domestic non-residential real estate for rent. Investment limits: The proposed limit for shares ownership in Chilean closed corporations was increased from 20% to 49% of the capital stock subscribed of these companies. The same limit applies to SpAs. For limited partnerships by shares, the proposed limit is 99% of the subscribed capital stock in these entities. Conflicts of interest:...

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