ALFI identified the main barriers to cross-borders distribution.
Luxembourg was awarded “Best Centre for Fund Administration” at the Investment Week Fund Services Awards 2016, held in London on 4 October. The Awards are designed to celebrate cutting edge services and solutions in the fund management industry.
The very first edition of the TA & Asset Servicing seminar in Hong Kong was a great success! More than 150 fund industry professionals gathered to exchange on matters focusing on the Fund Distribution Operations value chain.
ALFI response to ESMA Call for evidence on asset segregation and custody services under AIFMD and UCITS- ALFI statements
On 23 September 2016, ALFI responded to the Call for evidence on asset segregation and custody services issued by the
European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) in July this year.
On 21 September 2016, ALFI responded to the consultation “Proposed Policy Recommendations to Address Structural Vulnerabilities from Asset Management Activities” issued by the Financial Stability Board (FSB) in June this year.
Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) adopted on Wednesday a resolution calling for changes to the legislation covering Packaged Retail and Insurance-based Investment Products (PRIIPs). It is now expected that the European Commission submits a new version of the regulatory technical standards (RTS), because the resolution means that the draft RTS will not enter into force in their current form.
With the recent Brexit developments, there is a sense of uncertainty amongst the investment management industry. This webinar will take a deep dive into the implications of the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union while also highlighting the changes and opportunities that will play out in the industry over the coming months. Gain a better understanding of how Brexit will impact you personally and what you need to do to prepare for the future.
ALFI response to the ESMA Discussion Paper on the Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) Applied to Securities Markets- ALFI statements
ALFI responded to the ESMA's position paper on "The Distributed Ledger Technology applied to Securities Markets" uploaded to the ESMA website on 30 August 2016.
A change in wealth allocation and investor attitudes is set to redefine the asset management industry according to the latest paper published by the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI) and Deloitte Luxembourg, “How can FinTech facilitate fund distribution?”.
New fund structure will provide reduced time-to-market for authorised managers and well-informed investors!