Glossary term

Alternative Investment Fund Manager Directive (AIFMD)

Signed off by the EU in June 2011, the AIFMD has the objective to create a comprehensive and effective regulatory and supervisory framework for AIFMs at the European level. The directive aims to provide robust and harmonized regulatory standards for all AIFM within the scope enhancing the transparency of the activities of AIFM and the funds they manage toward investors and public authorities.