Veneziano & Partners is an international consulting boutique, specializing in European regulatory affairs for the asset management and hedge fund sectors. The firm was founded in London in 2013 by Attilio Veneziano, a lawyer with considerable experience in the offshore funds industry. It opened its New York office in 2016 to assist a growing slate of US-based clients. The firm caters to investment managers and financial institutions seeking a modern approach to strategic and advocacy services around European regulation, including assistance with fund distribution projects.
The Disclosure Regulation is considered by many a strategic regulation with long lasting effects for the fund management industry. Since its introduction, a great deal of attention has been paid to the implications of ESG Disclosures on the operations of fund managers, including a recent lengthy debate on the lack of specific guidance in the implementation due to the delay of the second level regulation.
InReg and Veneziano & Partners comment on the recent news of the postponement of the application of the SFDR Regulatory Technical Standards and announce the release of their information paper SFDR - Road Map to March 2021, part of their combined offering on EU Sustainable Finance Regulations strategic advisory.
LONDON, 22 November 2016: The safeguarding of investors’ interests as well as the need for legal certainty for the industry appear to be the main reasons underpinning the recent decision of the European Commission to propose an extension of the date of application of PRIIPs regulation, according to Veneziano Partners and PRIIPSHub.