The Central Bank has published consultation paper (CP 68) on types of alternative investment fund (AIF) under AIFMD including Unit Trusts, Exempt Unit Trusts (EUTs), REITs, SPVs. CP 68 closes on 11 October, 2013. To date, EUTs have fallen outside the scope of domestic fund legislation. The Central Bank is also inviting comments in relation to other undertakings such as Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) and Special Purpose Vehicles (SPVs), which are categories of undertakings which have been mentioned as possible AIFs. The Central Bank intend, over the coming months, to look at different types of AIF.