|BREAKFAST DISCUSSION WITH MR. TILMAN LUEDER, HEAD OF UNIT IN DG MARKT|
|Host / Sponsor:||European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong and ASIFMA|
|Event Time:||Tue 10-Jun-2014 8:00 AM To 9:45 AM|
|Venue:||27th Floor, Club Lusitano, 16 Ice House St, Hong Kong|
Breakfast Discussion with Mr. Tilman Lueder, Head of Unit in DG MARKT, 10 June, 2014
“Funds Passporting – European and Asian Approaches”
The Asia Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (ASIFMA) and the European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong are delighted to invite you to a breakfast seminar on the occasion of the visit of Mr. Tilman Lueder, Head of Unit in DG MARKT, 10 June in Hong Kong.
Our distinguished speaker from the European Commission will highlight the latest regulatory developments in Europe regarding UCITS and the recent announcement of the HK-PRC mutual recognition scheme from an EU perspective. Will these schemes eventually converge or will they fuel healthy competition for the assets of emerging retail investor in both Europe and Asia?
Tilman Lueder is head of asset management (investment funds) at the European Commission. Policy development in this area involves drafting legislative proposals, implementing acts and conducting pre-legislative impact studies.
Prior to starting his current role in asset management (April 2011), Tilman Lueder was head of copyright policy at the Commission (2005-2011). His role included representing the European Commission in Council and Parliament as well as the EU and its Member States in the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO). From 2002 to 2004 he was the Commission’s spokesman for antitrust and state aid policy. Tilman joined the European Commission’s competition department in 1999, after having worked for several years as a lawyer in private practice.
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