This section includes press releases issued by ALFI.
The Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry released its annual report at the occasion of the Annual General Meeting, which summarised the activity that it has undertaken to ensure that Luxembourg retains its position as the leading European investment fund centre. Read the press release in English.
Read more about ALFI’s activities and achievements in its online annual report.
ALFI wishes “Happy Birthday” to one of the EU’s strongest brands and the only globally distributed investment fund product
Two out of three UCITS funds distributed internationally are based in Luxembourg
Press alert: Position de l’Association Luxembourgeoise des Fonds d’Investissement (ALFI) relative à la nouvelle convention fiscale franco-luxembourgeoise- Press releases
L’ALFI a pris connaissance d’une version non-officielle de la nouvelle convention fiscale franco-luxembourgeoise. Une analyse préliminaire soulève en effet quelques interrogations pour ce qui est du domaine des fonds d’investissement.
L’ALFI ne se prononcera pas avant l’accomplissement d’une analyse détaillée basée sur une version officielle de la convention.
ALFI statement following the publication of the European Commission’s Proposal amending UCITS and AIFM Directives- Press releases
ALFI, the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry, has been engaged in the Capital Markets Union initiative from the outset and has actively responded to the European Commission’s 2016 consultation on barriers to the cross-border distribution of investment funds.
ALFI statement following the publication of the European Commission’s Action Plan for Sustainable Finance- Press releases
ALFI, the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry, welcomes today’s publication of the European Commission’s ‘Action Plan: Financing Sustainable Growth’.
Luxembourg domiciled funds reached a new all-time record at the end of December 2017, with assets under management standing at EUR 4,159 billion, according to figures issued by the CSSF, the Luxembourg regulator. Assets under management increased by EUR 418 billion, growing 11.18% over the year.
ALFI reports a growth of 12% of AUM in 2017
Trend towards simplification of Real Estate Fund structures and strategies. Luxembourg’s fund structuring toolbox attracts large international Private Equity houses. Loan funds fill the financing gaps by investing in real asset classes.
In recognition of actions implemented in the area of corporate social responsibility, ALFI’s “Entreprise Socialement Responsable – ESR” label, delivered by the National Institute of Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility, has been renewed for another three years.
Commission proposals could adversely impact investors, funding and the European financial markets, says ALFI- Press releases
ALFI comments on the European Commission’s proposition to give more supervising authority to the European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs).