Tag: EuVECA

ECB Opinion on proposed changes to the European Venture Capital & Social Entrepreneurship Funds Regulations

The European Central Bank’s formal Opinion on the proposed changes to the European Venture Capital and Social Entrepreneurship Regulations has been published in the Official Journal. The ECB:

Amending the European Venture Capital & Social Entrepreneurship Funds Regulations to increase investments in SMEs – Part III

The European institutions have been working on a Regulation that will amend the European Venture Capital Funds Regulation (EuVECA Regulation) and the European Social Entrepreneurship Funds Regulation (EuSEF Regulation), to make it easier for qualifying Alternative Investment Funds to invest in small and medium entreprises. The backstory, original draft text, and […]

Amending the European Venture Capital & Social Entrepreneurship Funds Regulations to increase investment in SMEs

The European institutions have been working on a Regulation that will amend the European Venture Capital Funds & European Social Entrepreneurship Funds Regulations, to make it easier for qualifying Alternative Investment Funds to invest in SMEs. The backstory is here. The Presidency has recently published an updated compromise proposal on […]

Amending the European Venture Capital & Social Entrepreneurship Funds Regulations to increase investment in SMEs

In July 2016, the European Commission published proposals to amend the European Venture Capital and Social Entrepreneurship Funds Regulations; and submitted them to the Parliament and Council for possible adoption under the co-decision procedure. The aim of the proposals was to boost investment in small and medium sized innovative companies by (a) making it easier […]

Commission proposes amendments to EU Venture Capital & Social Entrepreneurship Fund Regulations to boost investment in SMEs

The European Commission has published a proposal for a European regulation that will amend the European Venture Capital and Social Entrepreneurship Funds Regulations. The Commission’s aim is to boost investment in small and medium sized innovative companies. It hopes to achieve this by making it easier and cheaper for European fund managers […]

Commissioner Hill on the review of the EU regulatory framework for financial services – what fund managers need to know

European Commissioner Jonathan Hill has delivered a speech at a public hearing on the “‘Call for Evidence’ – a review of the EU regulatory framework for financial services” which could herald good news for fund managers. 

ESMA publishes technical advice on the delegated acts for the European Regulations on Social Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital Funds

On 16 February 2015, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published its “final report on technical advice on the delegated acts of the European Social Entrepreneurship Funds (EuSEF) and European Venture Capital Funds (EuVECA) Regulations”. These Regulations became applicable on 22 July 2013. The aim of the EuSEF Regulation is to […]