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Harmonised AIFMD regulatory reports likely by 2015, says Deutsche Bank

AIFMD regulatory reports are likely to be harmonised across the EU within two years by the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), according to the head of Deutsche Bank’s fund services business.

Posted on: 29 Jul, 2013
Posted in: Regulation

Hedge Fund News - Week ending July 26

Here are the biggest hedge fund news stories for the week ending July 26. 

Posted on: 26 Jul, 2013
Posted in: Investors

Depositary lite is the ideal solution to AIFMD for some

In June this year, it was announced that a former hedge fund chief operating officer (COO) was seeking approval from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), the UK regulator, to set up a so-called “depositary lite” service for EU hedge fund manager

Posted on: 15 Jul, 2013
Posted in: Regulation

Hedge fund industry cautious on JOBS Act

Hedge fund managers are likely to adopt a “wait and see” approach in terms of re-jigging their marketing and advertising strategies following passage of the JOBS Act, while significant impediments still remain.

Posted on: 12 Jul, 2013
Posted in: Regulation

APAC managers focusing more on US in light of AIFMD, says Laven Partners

Asia-Pacific (APAC) managers are likely to increase their marketing efforts in the US and hold back on pushing their products towards European investors until the AIFMD is fully clarified, according to Laven Partners.

Posted on: 10 Jul, 2013
Posted in: Regulation

Interview with Martin Cornish, founder of M. W Cornish & Co on AIFMD's impact

COOConnect speaks to Martin Cornish, founder of M.W Cornish & Co, a London-based law firm, about the implications of AIFMD on US managers hoping to market their products to EU investors, as well as concerns about depositary liability and remun

Posted on: 27 Jun, 2013
Posted in: Video Features

This week's top hedge fund news

Here is a summary of the biggest hedge fund news stories for the week ending June 14.

 

Posted on: 14 Jun, 2013
Posted in: Investors

This week's top hedge fund news

Here is a summary of the biggest hedge fund news stories of the week ending June 7.

 

Posted on: 07 Jun, 2013
Posted in: Investors

US managers could shun EU as AIFMD starts to bite, warn lawyers

The cost implications of AIFMD coupled with potential remuneration restrictions imposed on delegates outside of the EU has resulted in US managers putting on hold plans to enter Europe or launch onshore alternative Ucits vehicles, a senior lawyer

Posted on: 05 Jun, 2013
Posted in: Regulation

Bill Prew of INDOS Financial continues his monthly blog of AIFMD developments.

Bill Prew of INDOS Financial continues his monthly blog of AIFMD developments.

Posted on: 20 May, 2013
Posted in: Regulation

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