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UK: ESMA publishes final versions of UCITS V and updated AIFMD remuneration guidance – where are we now?

ESMA has published the final version of its guidance on the remuneration provisions of UCITS V, available here, and the updated guidance on the AIFMD remuneration provisions, available here. These final versions are the same as those included in in … Continue reading

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UK: Final ESMA Guidelines on UCITS V remuneration provisions published: ESMA addresses the application of the proportionality principle under UCITS V and AIFMD

The European Securities and Markets Authority ("ESMA") has published its final guidelines on the remuneration requirements of the UCITS V directive. The key issue addressed by ESMA is the ability for smaller or less complex managers to disapply certain of … Continue reading

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UK: Good news for AIFMs – helpful guidance from the FCA on the AIFMD remuneration rules

 The FCA has now published the long awaited consultation on the implementation of the AIFMD remuneration rules in the UK as part of its general quarterly consultation document. The guidance given by the FCA is clear and pragmatic, and resolves … Continue reading

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Webinar: FCA consultation on the AIFMD remuneration provisions

Tuesday 24 September 2013 London: 1.30pm – 2.30pm  (BST); New York: 8.30am – 9.30am (EST); Chicago: 7.30am – 8.30am (CDT); Singapore/Hong Kong: 8.30pm – 9.30pm (SGT/HKT); Sydney:10.30pm – 11.30pm (AEST) Please register here. The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has now published its consultation on … Continue reading

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AIFMD: final Guidance on remuneration provides some further clarity but leaves many questions unanswered

The European Securities and Markets Authority (“ESMA“) has published its final guidance to regulators on the remuneration provisions of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (the “AIFMD“). ESMA has added some helpful guidance since the draft text was published in … Continue reading

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UK: Guide to the AIFMD remuneration rules

On 28 June 2012, the European Securities and Markets Authority published its Consultation Paper on its proposed guidelines on the remuneration of alternative investment fund managers. The guidelines are intended to clarify the application of the rules contained in the Alternative … Continue reading

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AIFMD: Publication by ESMA of Consultation Paper regarding its remuneration guidelines for alternative investment fund managers

The European and Securities Markets Authority (“ESMA“) has published a Consultation Paper on its proposed guidelines on the remuneration of alternative investment fund managers (“AIFMs“). The guidelines are intended to clarify the application of the rules contained in the Alternative … Continue reading

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EU: Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive – Remuneration

It is imperative for HR professionals, in-house counsel, compliance officers and others with responsibility for remuneration-related issues within firms who will be covered by the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (“AIFMD“) to be aware of the impact of the AIFMD … Continue reading

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