Un article d’Olivier Dumas pour ACC (Association of Corporate Counsel) revient sur l’impact d’AIFM en France et la position de l’AMF.

The regulation of managers and funds in France following the implementation of the AIFM Directive
The French financial regulator, the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (“AMF”), hosted a public presentation on 17 January 2013 for French asset management industry professionals, regarding the implementation of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (“AIFM Directive”) into French law – with a focus on the regulatory requirements introduced by the AIFM Directive. The key issues addressed were:

the introduction of a unified regime for the regulation of French management companies;
the definition of an alternative investment fund (“AIF”) from a French law perspective; and
the reorganization of French investment products…