ESMA proposals are unwarranted says IMA

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The Investment Management Association (IMA) believes that recent proposals by ESMA to apply greater regulation to Ucits ETFs and structured Ucits products are both unwarranted and inconsistent.

In its response to ESMA proposals the IMA has questioned the rationale for singling out certain types of Ucits products while excluding others, such as non-Ucits exchange-traded products. "We agree...

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