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  • Update: Distribution of investment funds in Germany

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    Last Reviewed: 16 February 2017 / Submitted: 23 January 2017

    Distribution of non-German investment funds to German (retail and/or professional/institutional) investors is subject to complex requirements. This updated article discusses the new rules resulting from the implementation of AIFMD in Germany.

  • ESMA updates its AIFMD Q&As in respect of reporting under Article 42

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    Submitted: 16 December 2016

    On 16 December 2016, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published updated Q&As on the Application of the AIFMD, clarifying the Article 42 reporting requirements of non-EU Alternative Investment Fund Managers (AIFMs).

  • Interim findings of the FCA’s asset management market study

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    Submitted: 06 December 2016

    FCA focuses on lack of fund governance, price competition and transparency, as well as recommending a market investigation into the investment advisory services market.

  • Autumn Statement 2016: Impact on UK infrastructure

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    Submitted: 24 November 2016

    Juliet Reingold, Partner in our Government Group, summarises and comments on the impact of the Autumn Statement on the Infrastructure Sector.

  • VAT repayments following changes in group membership

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    Submitted: 15 November 2016

    The Upper Tribunal has held that rights of repayment accruing to a VAT group representative member remain with that representative member even after the “real world” supplier has left the VAT group.

  • UK infrastructure policy summit

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    Submitted: 29 July 2016

    Key messages and themes from a post-Brexit infrastructure policy summit held at Simmons & Simmons involving the UK's infrastructure leaders and the leading infrastructure funds active in the UK market.

  • ESMA updates its Q&As on AIFMD and UCITS - the impact of EMIR

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    Submitted: 22 July 2016

    On 19 July 2016, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published separate but related updates to its Questions and Answers (Q&As) on (a) the application of AIFMD and (b) the application of the UCITS Directive.

  • Amending the EuSEF and EuVECA Regulations - European Commission publishes its proposals

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    Submitted: 19 July 2016

    On 14 July 2016, the European Commission published its proposal for a new Regulation, which would amend the existing European Social Entrepreneurship Fund and European Venture Capital Fund Regulations.

  • AIFMD Marketing Passport - ESMA publishes further advice to the European Commission

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    Submitted: 19 July 2016

    ESMA has today published further advice to the European Commission on whether to extend the marketing and/or managing passports under AIFMD to non-EU AIFMs and/or to non-EU AIFs.

  • ESMA updates its Q&As on EuSEFs and EuVECAs

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    Submitted: 19 July 2016

    European Social Entrepreneurship Funds and European Venture Capital Funds can be branded as “EuSEFs” and “EuVECAs” respectively, even when marketed only in their home Member State.

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