AIFMD News Alerts
Our AIFMD practice provides news alerts on the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive and its evolution on a regular basis.
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|3 April 2013||AIFMD: European Commission releases Q&A document (German version)
Commission's Q&A Document - Key considerations
On 27 March 2013, the European Commission published on its website a series of questions and answers on the application of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD Directive 2011/61/EU).
|14 February 2013||ESMA final report Guidelines on sound remuneration policies under the AIFMD
On 11 February, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published its final report setting out guidelines for the remuneration of alternative investment fund managers (AIFMs) under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD).
|20 December 2012||AIFMD: The level 2 regulation for Christmas
Commission’s Level 2 Regulation – key impacts
The European Commission published yesterday (19 December 2012) its long-awaited Regulation that will provide the basis for implementing the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) across the EU by 22 July 2013. The Directive, or Level 1 text, entered into force in July 2011 and the Commission’s Level 2 Regulation now provides the detailed measures for compliance.
|28 August 2012||AIFMD: Draft law submitted to the Luxembourg Parliament
What does this signify in the legislative process?
Each of the European Unions’ Member States has until 22 July 2013 to transpose the European Directive 2011/61/UE of the European Parliament and of the Council of the 8 June 2011 on Alternative Investment Fund Managers (the “AIFMD”) into national law.
|15 June 2012||AIFMD: what has been the Swiss regulator’s response?
How has the Swiss regulator sought to align the Swiss Collective Investment Schemes Act (“CISA”) with the EU’s Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (“AIFMD”)?
1. What are the planned changes and their implications for the various investment management industry actors in Switzerland?
2. What are the hurdles for an EU AIFM delegating the investment management function to a Swiss asset manager?
3. What has been the reaction to this?
4. How will this affect you?
|3 May 2012||AIFMD: Where are we in the process?
What is the current status of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (“AIFMD”)?
1. What are the “Level 2 Measures”?
2. What is a delegated act?
3. How will this affect you?