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Submitted: 10 February 2017
On 03 February 2017, the German regulator, the BaFin, published a consultation paper which deals with key issues around the relationship between an externally managed investment company and its ManCo providing guidance on competences and delegation.
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.
Submitted: 17 January 2017
The Asset Management Association of China (AMAC) promulgated new guidance which elaborates on the requirements for registering with the AMAC as a private fund manager trading public securities in the PRC.
Submitted: 27 December 2016
The Q4 2016 edition of Legal Headwinds focuses on key legal and regulatory developments relevant to financial institutions operating in China, Hong Kong and Singapore.
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).
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.
Submitted: 21 November 2016
ERISA Fiduciary Project Plan for all funds which may accept ERISA or other Benefit Plan Investors
An overview of the scope and impact of the new ERISA fiduciary rules
Submitted: 16 November 2016
On 16 November 2016, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published an update to its Q&As, "Application of the AIFMD".
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.
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