Alert July 29, 2014

AIFMD Goes Live

After a one-year transitional period, the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) officially went into effect on July 22, 2014.  This means that both EU managers managing funds and non-EU managers marketing funds to EU investors must comply with the terms of this far-reaching directive.  Glynn Barwick in the firm’s London Office provides additional insight in the July 7th publication issue of InvestHedge, and more recently is quoted by Investment & Pensions Europe.