In the past week:  

  • Sally Dewar spoke to FSA’s Asset Management Sector conference on the AIFMD. She noted the areas that need improvement, including differentiation between types of AIF management and adopting a risk-based approach. She also stressed the need for collective engagement for lobbying for changes and a global approach to regulation; and  
  • Jon Pain spoke to the savings and pensions industry at a separate conference. He talked about restoring confidence and trust in the markets. He focused on financial capability and product regulation, then looked at the RDR.