Tag: Autorité des Marchés Financiers

October 24, 2016 BY Valentina Kirilova

The French AMF warns the public about the Keystone Fund

The Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) is warning French investors about the Keystone Fund. This Luxembourg alternative investment fund (AIF), which takes the form of a UCITS, is not authorised for sale in France. Keystone Fund is a Luxembourg alternative investment fund (AIF) known as a Specialized Investment Fund (SIF) and has two sections: KEYSTONE REAL…

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September 28, 2016 BY Valentina Kirilova

The AMF is launching AGILITY, a welcome program for management firms and FinTech companies based in the UK

The Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) is pursuing its commitment to making the Paris financial market more appealing by launching AGILITY, a program devoted to guiding financial firms through the French authorisation process. It will provide a range of services, notably helping financial firms authorised in the UK set up in France. With 2WeekTicket pre-authorisation,…

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September 12, 2016 BY Valentina Kirilova

AMF consults on the future implementation of new MiFID II provisions on payments for research

Ahead of the application of the new European regulatory framework on markets in financial instruments (MiFID II), the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) is reflecting on the implementation of new provisions on payment for research used by professionals providing investment advice on an independent basis or portfolio management. The AMF is thus launching a public…

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