On May 19, 2015, the Regulation on European long-term investment funds was published in the Official Journal of the European Union. The Regulation sets out harmonized rules for the authorization, investment policies and operating conditions of EU alternative investment funds, or parts thereof, that are marketed in the European Union as European long-term investment funds. The Regulation will apply in all EU Member States from December 9, 2015 and Member States are not able to add additional requirements for areas covered by the Regulation.

The Regulation is available at: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=OJ:JOL_2015_123_R_0010&from=EN