03 December 2009
AIMA expresses concern over a measure contained in the proposed Financial Stability Improvement Act of 2009 whereby the hedge fund industry would be subject to more onerous requirements than other financial institutions.
26 November 2009
AIMA responds to the publication of the report on the AIFMD by the Directive Rapporteur.
13 November 2009
AIMA welcomes the work of the Swedish Presidency in producing a compromise AIFMD text.
03 November 2009
AIMA has reiterated its support for the registration of hedge fund managers in the U.S. and for the reporting of systemically relevant information by larger managers to national authorities in the interests of financial stability.
08 October 2009
AIMA has signalled a new phase of engagement with European policymakers on the European Commission's draft Directive on Alternative Investment Fund Managers.
21 September 2009
AIMA has welcomed the findings of a survey of its members and those of the British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (BVCA) by independent think-tank Open Europe. Among the findings is that the hedge fund and private equity industries contribute 9 billion euros (£7.9 billion) in tax revenues to European Union governments.
18 September 2009
AIMA, in conjunction with the Irish Funds Industry Association (IFIA), has published the revised edition of the AIMA Guide to Sound Practices for Hedge Fund Administrators.
03 September 2009
AIMA has congratulated the Rapporteur and Shadow Rapporteurs for the European Commission's Alternative Investment Fund Managers directive on their appointment.
21 August 2009
AIMA has welcomed the impact assessment of the EC's draft directive on Alternative Investment Fund Managers commissioned by the UK's Financial Services Authority.
04 August 2009
European Commission's draft directive on Alternative Investment Fund Managers could cost Europe's pension fund industry up to 25 billion euros a year if implemented in its current form.