Banking Forums.co.uk - Investment banking forums, career advice and talk

REGISTER NOW!

Login to an existing account

     
 
Investment banking news forum
Investment banking interviews forum
Investment banking career advice forum
Investment banking education and courses forum
Investment banking technical forum
Investment banking commununities
Investment banking off topic forum

Search forums
About us
Contact us

 

 

IB and eu regulation

Back to Career Advice forum



pitro20

Member
Post time17:51 20-10-2009

Hi guys I have a question regarding IB. I am quite new to the investment banking but keen to learn about it. Recently I was reading an article about this EU directive regarding hedge funds in the EU (Alternative Investment Fund Managers) They said that it will

"require funds to register, submit data, limit leverage and for non-EU managers to meet certain requirements to offer funds within European member states."

was wondering how it will influence investment banks (in more detail), lets say for example JP Morgan and its Highbridge Capital Management?

Are banks going put those cost on customers? how it might influence competition ?

Any clrification and detailed info will be greatly appreciated.