Securitisation Regulation: Impact on AIFM and UCITS management company investors

09 November 2018

The Securitisation Regulation establishes and consolidates due diligence, risk retention and transparency requirements relating to securitisation and introduces new rules relating to the issue of simple, transparent and standardised transactions.

It comes into effect on 1 January 2019 and amends existing EU legislation, including the UCITS Directive and the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive, to ensure a level playing field in the internal market for institutional investors. In this briefing, we consider the new regime as it applies to Alternative Investment Fund Managers and UCITS Management Companies investing in securitisations on behalf of their funds.

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