Policy II - Investment products Key concepts of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive

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Position DOC-2013-16

Relevant on October 13, 2013

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The AMF applies all the guidelines issued by ESMA on the key concepts of the AIFMD (ESMA/2013/611). The AMF has incorporated these guidelines in a position clarifying the criteria that define an alternative investment fund (AIF). Accordingly, the provision clarifies the concepts of collective investment undertakings, capital-raising, the number-of-investors criterion and the existence of a defined investment policy.

Guidelines on key concepts of the AIFMD (ESMA/2013/611)

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