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Commissioner Barnier welcomes EU agreement on tighter rules for the alternative investment fund sector

EP vote

Michel Barnier welcomed the plenary vote of the European Parliament on the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive. With the approval of both the governments of the EU Member States and the Members of the European Parliament, Europe is now set to introduce a new comprehensive and secure framework for the supervision and prudential oversight of hedge funds, private equity funds, real estate funds and a wide range of other types of institutional fund.

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