Hedge fund regulation
With a considerable backlog of applications, the FCA may be less strict when it comes to authorising fund managers under AIFMD in order to meet today's deadline, one expert says
Funds that are deemed systemically important could be regulated in much the same way as banks, but hedge fund managers used a CFTC roundtable yesterday to argue regulators should not constrain investor...
As an early adopter of AIFMD, the Malta Financial Services Authority believes the rules should help boost the alternatives business in the island state
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While it is the smallest EU member state, Malta campaigns for development of the financial services sector and the fund industry in particular, keen to make Europe competitive in a global context
While many moan about the EU’s AIFMD and other rules, one fund of hedge funds leader is optimistic the regulations will stimulate activity in Europe and bring assets back to the industry
As the regulatory landscape becomes clearer in Europe and US legislative moves concerning hedge funds abate, the industry needs to start considering its long-term future
Many concerns and uncertainties surround the implementation and operation of hedge funds under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD). In a forum sponsored by BNY Mellon and KB Associates, experts discuss the impact of the directive’s...
In this sponsored Q&A, François Bocqueraz talks about his experiences conducting operational due diligence and manager selection for Amundi Alternative Investments, focusing on the changes the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive will bring...
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.
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