Session details

31st Annual Conference on the Globalisation of Investment Funds

22 May - 24 May 2022

Session information

Alternative investment fund managers directive (AIFMD) review


  • Has AIFMD been successful? If so, why is it being reviewed?
  • Will the review impact the ability of non-European Union investment managers to manage EU funds?
  • What impact will the review have on the marketing and distribution of non-UCITS funds in the EU, given the significant marketing reforms implemented in 2021?
  • How could UCITS funds be affected by the review?
  • Are there additional implications for certain types of funds or fund strategies?
  • Does the review envisage greater powers for the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) and what will that mean for local regulators?
  • Status of the review and timeframe for its completion and implementation

Session / Workshop Chair(s)

Kerill O'Shaughnessy A&L Goodbody LLP, Dublin, Ireland


Emily Goodman Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, New York, New York, USA
Michelle Moran K&L Gates, London, England
George Raine Ropes & Gray, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

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