Jun 24, 2019

Berlin_BundestagIt should not be possible to block Luxembourg-domiciled funds from distribution in Germany when changes to regulation take effect in December despite a recent report stating the opposite, according to the Grand Duchy’s trade body for the assets industry.

May 23, 2019

sustainability regulationsThe European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma) has set up a network of regulators focused on sustainability, appointing Ana María Martínez-Pina Garcia as its chair for two years.

Mar 07, 2019

Euro_signAlternative Investment Funds (AIFs) domiciled in the European Union amounted to €4.9 trillion in 2017, according to a report from the pan-European financial regulator Esma.

Feb 28, 2019

Our panel discusses the European Commission’s cross-border funds distribution proposal and, in the post-Brexit world, Luxembourg’s role as a hub for cross-border distribution of traditional and alternative funds.

Feb 20, 2019

RiskEU countries will not have long enough to implement sustainability rules into investment fund regulation, the asset management industry has warned Brussels.

Feb 19, 2019

Trading_data_screenThree UK-based central counterparties will be recognised by European regulators to provide clearing services in the European Union (EU) in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

Feb 19, 2019

BrexitThe European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma) has said that it will focus on the regulation of credit ratings agencies, trade repositories and the monitoring of third-country market infrastructure in the year ahead.

Feb 18, 2019

Man_in_boatEuropean managers have a simple temporary solution to keeping their UK distribution rights after Brexit – but UK managers must contend with evolving substance rules to keep theirs in the EU.

Feb 18, 2019

AirportThey probably don’t, but they might start to now that the European financial regulator is releasing annual fee statistics. Fiona Rintoul reports.

Feb 18, 2019

SGG_event_panelBrexit has left asset managers worrying about the distribution of UK funds into the EU – a topic discussed in depth at fund administration company SGG Group’s latest thought-leadership event.