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Published on August 19, 2016
Stress tests are a major part of risk management for asset management companies. Regular stress testing is mandatory under national and European regulations, but the methods used vary according to the investment strategies and assets managed. The AMF has prepared a guide to help asset management companies implement and use stress tests. The consultation period for the guide runs until 30 September 2016.
The FinTech Forum is a new body for consultation and dialogue with the FinTech industry. The forum, whose goal is to gain a clearer picture of the regulatory and supervisory challenges linked to financial innovation, met for the first time today. The Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) and Autorité de Contrôle Prudentiel et de Résolution (ACPR) will coordinate its work.
The Autorité des Marchés Financiers introduces the concept of "premarketing" of funds in France
As part of ongoing FROG work to improve the distribution of French investment funds abroad, the Autorité des Marchés Financiers is adjusting its policy to make it easier to launch new funds in France.
If you are having a problem with your financial intermediary or a company that issues securities you have invested in, the AMF Ombudsman and her mediation team are on hand to help you settle the problem amicably and in reasonable time.The AMF Ombudsman
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