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The AMF publishes a summary of its thematic review of portfolio management practices

Published on May 21, 2019

In 2018, the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) carried out two rounds of five thematic inspections of investment service providers, other than asset management firms (9 credit institutions and 1 investment firm authorised to manage portfolios on behalf of third parties). On the basis of its observations, it has prepared a list of good and poor practices and has issued reminders with respect to the rules applicable thereto.

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Prospectus Regulation: the Autorité des Marchés Financiers launches a public consultation on the update of its General Regulation

Published on May 17, 2019

The provisions of the European Prospectus Regulation will come into force on 21 July 2019. In this context, the regulator is launching a consultation on several amendments to its General Regulation. About one hundred articles are affected.

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The Autorité des marchés financiers and the Israel Securities Authority cooperate to encourage innovation

Published on May 14, 2019

At the annual conference of the International Organisation of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) in Sydney (Australia), the chairpersons of the French and the Israeli authorities, Robert Ophèle and Anat Guetta today signed a cooperation agreement with the aim of strengthening innovation, investor protection and competitiveness in their respective markets.

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The Autorité des marches financiers publishes its 2018 annual report

Published on May 7, 2019

During the presentation of the AMF’s activity report to the press, Robert Ophèle, the Chairman, took the opportunity to discuss the priorities for the next European term from the regulator’s perspective. He also reviewed the new responsibilities assigned to the AMF under the PACTE draft law (Action Plan for Business Growth and Transformation).

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The French authorities grant Euroclear France its CSDR license

Published on April 26, 2019

Euroclear France, the French central securities depository has been authorised by Autorité des marchés financiers under European regulation n° 909/2014 on central securities depositories, placing this entity under the European regulatory framework.

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