Tag Archives: HM Treasury

AIFMD Developments

On 29 April, HM Treasury published its Questions and Answers on the transposition of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD). This suggested a number of provisions to the UK implementation of the AIFMD, which have been incorporated into the amended draft Alternative Investment Fund Managers Regulations 2013, (“AIFM Regs”) published in May. There will … Continue Reading

Reed Smith Analysis – Banking Reform: Delivering Stability and Supporting a Sustainable Economy, June 2012

On the 14 June 2012, HM Treasury published a White Paper setting out the Government’s implementation of the Vickers Report. This was confirmed by George Osborne at the annual Mansion House speech. This will result in: the ring fencing of high street banking; banks establishing a primary loss-absorbing capacity; a bail-in tool enabling authorities to … Continue Reading