France – AMF MiFID Asset Management

France – AMF MiFID Asset Management

On 31 October 2018, FR AMF issued an updated English translation of DOC-2014-09.

  • Incorporates ESMA guidelines 2014/869 on reporting obligations in AIFM Directive.
  • Specifies information that French asset management companies or legal entities,
    if the latter manages an AIF, and internally-managed AIFs must report to the AMF.
  • When to report, and procedures when switching between reporting requirements.

Background

  • AMF updated its guidance to take account of the impact of MiFID II transposition.
  • To separate asset management regime from shareholders and investment firms.
  • 14 doctrine documents updated, mainly for legislative or regulatory references.