ESMA published its Final Report Draft Regulatory Technical Standards on Types of AIFM.
The final report sets out in its Annex IV the draft regulatory technical standards (RTS) required by Article 4(4) AIFMD. The draft RTS in Annex IV will now be submitted to the Commission for endorsement or rejection within 3 months of receipt. It will also be forwarded to the European Parliament and Council.
If adopted, the RTS will take the form of a Commission Regulation. It will enter into force on the twentieth day following its publication in the Official Journal of the European Union and shall apply from 22nd July 2013.