ESMA Publishes Consultation Paper on AIFMD


On July 13, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published a consultation paper on possible Level 2 implementing measures for the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD). The paper is entitled ESMA's draft technical advice to the European Commission on possible implementing measures of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive.

The ESMA consultation sets out ESMA's proposals for advice to the European Commission for Level 2 regulations under AIFMD and also contains its commentary on the proposals as well as an Annex 1 which lists 72 questions posed by ESMA to market participants and other "external stakeholders." It follows on from the Discussion Paper that ESMA issued on April 15.

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