ALFI response to ESMA draft RTS on Securitisation Regulation on “Disclosure and Operational Standards”- ALFI statements
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’.
ALFI took the opportunity to provide high level comments on the second set of advice on specific items in the Solvency II Delegated Regulation, focusing in particular on the risk margin and its impact on the insurance world and thereby the impact on the asset management world.
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
ALFI's response to consultation on institutional investors and asset managers' duties regarding sustainability- ALFI statements
On 22 January 2018, ALFI submitted its response to the European Commission consultation on institutional investors and asset managers' duties regarding sustainability.
On 15 January 2018, ALFI submitted its comments about the draft guidelines issued by ESMA in November last year regarding positions to be produced by Trade Repositories in accordance with EMIR.
On 3 January 2018, ALFI responded to the public consultation on Fair Taxation of the Digital Economy issued by the European Commission in October last year.
alfi Responds to European Commission inception impact assessment on institutional investors’ and asset manager’s duties regarding sustainability- ALFI statements
For the purpose of the present position paper, sustainability factors relate to environmental, social and governance issues as defined in the glossary of the public consultation.