This section includes press releases issued by ALFI.
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).
Inaugural MackayWilliams’ Distribution Achievement Awards presented at the ALFI Global Distribution Conference- Press releases
On the final day of the ALFI Global Distribution Conference 2017, held in Luxembourg on 19 and 20 September, MackayWilliams, the independent mutual fund market analysis and research company, presented the inaugural MackayWilliams Distribution Achievement Awards.
In response to recent political and macro-economic developments, the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI) has announced a series of initiatives to support asset managers and investment funds in fulfilling their role of serving investors and fostering economic growth. The main focus of these actions will be the potentially disruptive consequences of Brexit, technology, investor education, operational efficiency and cost management.