Concerns over Ucits V depositary liability provisions

There is consternation in several quarters about the strict depositary liability provisions contained in the European Commission’s latest Ucits V draft.

Posted on: 05 Jul, 2012

Hedge funds warned against moving to less regulated markets as extraterritoriality starts to bite

Increased extraterritoriality is closing the ability for alternative managers to decamp to less regulated jurisdictions to escape EU and US rules, The IMS Group has said.

Posted on: 05 Jul, 2012

ESMA hedge fund remuneration proposals attacked

Plans by European regulators to extend proposed restrictions on remuneration at investment banks to hedge funds have been branded “ill thought out” and “impractical” by an industry expert.

Posted on: 02 Jul, 2012

Liberalisation expected on AIFMD's third country inter-governmental cooperation requirements

Industry sources are hopeful the European Commission (EC) will drop some of the stringent wording around third country inter-governmental cooperation agreements although depositary liability provisions are likely to remain unchanged.

Posted on: 12 Jun, 2012


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