Data & Intelligence

Alternative Investment Fund Managers – Luxembourg’s Attractive Features on Substance and Delegation

On 24 August 2012, Minister of Finance Luc Frieden filed with Parliament Government Bill N° 6471 (“Bill”) on Alternative Investment Fund Managers, transposing Directive 2011/61/EU (“AIFM Directive”), that was expected to pass into legislature in December 2012. On 4 March 2013, the Chamber of Commerce of Luxembourg approved the terms of the Bill and it is expected that the Bill will be enacted into law shortly, which would make Luxembourg the first mover to implement the Alternative Investment Fund Directive.

EMPEA has served as a useful reference platform for CDPQ by helping to define the eligible universe of fund managers in growth markets. Membership provides background data and a...

Rashad Kaldany | Executive Vice-President and Growth Markets, CDPQ

The developed markets have no equivalent to the role EMPEA is playing as a convener and source of trusted information in the emerging markets.

David Rubenstein | Co-Founder and Managing Director, The Carlyle Group