Net assets hit a fresh peak but even this minor victory was tempered
Industry wary of AIFMD tinkering
June 2020 review found the directive worked well – so why open Pandora’s box?
PGIM plots European push from Amsterdam
US group has received approval from the Dutch authorities to operate an Alternative Investment Fund Manager (AIFM)
Financial adviser body calls for harmonisation of EU product distribution rules
The legislative barriers restricting the cross-border distribution of funds across Europe have to be removed and replaced with harmonised rules at EU level, the European Federation of Financial Intermediaries and Financial Advisers (Fecif) says.
Half of hedge fund managers planning new funds in 2016
Around half of hedge funds intend to launch a new fund by the end of next year and most are reporting rising assets, according to industry research.
Fund managers not prepared for AIFMD
With the AIFMD-deadline of 22 July approaching, the majority of fund managers active in Europe have not yet filed an application.