|[EVENT POSTPONED] EU INVESTMENT FUNDS: WHAT FUTURE FOR THE EURO AND THE INVESTMENT FUND INDUSTRY? LATEST UPDATE FROM THE REGULATORY LANDSCAPE|
|Host / Sponsor:||EUBIP / ECC / ALFI / EU Office|
|Event Time:||Wed 20-Jun-2012 8:00 AM To 10:30 AM|
|Venue:||Club Lusitano, 27th Floor, 16 Ice House Street, Central, Hong Kong|
The European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong, thanks to EU funding (EU Business Information Programme) and the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry are delighted to invite you to a breakfast seminar on “EU INVESTMENT FUNDS: WHAT FUTURE FOR THE EURO AND THE INVESTMENT FUND INDUSTRY? LATEST UPDATE FROM THE REGULATORY LANDSCAPE” on June 20 in Hong Kong.
Free of charge (Limited quota and Pre-registration required)
Featuring senior leaders from industry practitioners as well as high-representatives of Hong Kong Investment Funds Association and Alternative Investment Management Association in Hong Kong, this seminar will focus on preparations currently undertaken in the EU with an aim to ensure the smooth implementation of the Alternative Investment Fund Manager’s Directive (AIFMD). An overview on the implementation measures currently being drafted, their scope and purpose will be provided as well as third country implications will also be assessed. Apart from the AIFMD, the seminar will discuss the new EU rules on ongoing projects in relation to the UCITS (Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities) rules.
The two panel discussions will feature:
1. European UCITS brand, recognized as the only truly globally distributed investment fund product and for which an increasing number of asset managers with global ambitions are establishing UCITS funds.
2. AIFMD, for which final level 2 implementing measures are expected to be issued shortly.
This event is funded by EU