Tracker, Financial Services Regulation & Compliance - Funds

In line with increased regulatory activity, our monthly Tracker newsletter has become a much longer publication over recent years. We are conscious that this might result in Tracker becoming unwieldy and deviating from its purpose as a short synopsis of key developments, and as a result we have made some changes. Tracker will now cover only key Irish and European (non-jurisdiction specific) developments.


Central Bank Markets Update

The Central Bank published issue 9 of 2015 of its Markets Update which includes:

  • Umbrella Funds - Cash Accounts Guidance;
  • Updated UCITS Q&A;
  • An update to stakeholders on CP86 transition deadlines;
  • Publication of UCITS V Delegated Regulation; and
  • CP100: Consultation on Risk Assessment and Capital Planning for Fund Administrators.


European Commission letter to ESMA on application of AIFMD passport

ESMA published a letter it received from the European Commission relating to the application of the EU passport under the AIFMD to non-EU alternative investment fund managers (AIFMs) and alternative investment funds (AIFs).

For further information please contact a member of the Financial Regulation team.

Date published: 03 February 2016