ESMA has published an agenda for an open hearing on its draft technical advice to the European Commission on possible implementing measures for the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD). The open hearing will be held in Paris on 2 September 2011. The open hearing will cover article 3 AIFMD (exemptions), general operating conditions, depositories and the calculation of leverage and transparency requirements. (Source: Open Hearing Agenda on AIFMD)