French regulator urges clarity on structured products ratings

Risk comparisons must be made easier under Priips KID, says AMF

european commission is overhauling structured products regulation
The EC wants to harmonise structured products regulation in Europe

The Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF), France's financial markets watchdog, sees the forthcoming regulatory overhaul of rules governing the distribution of structured products in Europe as a major opportunity to standardise the comparability of products' relative riskiness for end-investors, a senior policy-maker at the regulator has told Risk.net.

Under the forthcoming Packaged Retail and Insurance-based Investment Products (Priips) framework, all European structured products will have to b

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Risk.net account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: