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PRIIPs implementation pushed by 12 months.

November 15, 2016

Following a debate, The European Commission (EC) has confirmed the date for its PRIIPs regulations will be pushed to January 2018. The Packaged Retail and Insurance-based Investment Products (PRIIPs) legislation was due to come into force on 31 December 2016. Early indicators were there: in September the European Parliament (EP) rejected the regulatory technical standards (RTS) governing PRIIPs Key Information Documents (KIDs). With the College of Commissioners voting to delay the implementation, the Commission...

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Are you preparing for PRIIPs?

May 20, 2016

New Rules on PRIIPs On the 7th April, the Joint Committee of the European Supervisory Authorities finished its regulatory technical standards (RTS) on KIIDs for PRIIPs. The new rules address the content and presentation of the KIDs and include: a common mandatory 3-page template for the KID, covering the texts and layouts to be used (see Annexes I, III, V and VII of the Report); a summary risk indicator of seven classes for the...

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Welcome to our blog

May 11, 2016

Over the coming months, we will be updating our blog with frequent content, including thought leadership pieces, company updates and the occasional industry story or two.    ...

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