Licensing guide for MIS managers of forestry schemes supplements Part B of our licensing application guides. It explains to businesses providing a managed investment scheme (MIS) service of a forestry scheme how to approach their licence application under the Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013 (FMC Act).
How to calculate 0% PIR returns information sheet sets out the formula we expect managers of portfolio investment entity (PIE) funds to use when calculating a fund’s return with a 0% prescribed investor rate.
This guidance note is for managers and supervisors of
managed funds. It gives guidance on how to calculate risk indicators, when to update a PDS, how to describe a fund’s volatility, and in certain cases how to name your fund.
AFA authorisation guide explains how to apply to become an Authorised Financial Adviser (AFA). It also explains how to apply to make changes to your authorisation status and lists the reasons we may have to terminate authorisation.
This information sheet outlines what methodology we expect providers of Discretionary Investment Management Services (DIMS) licensed under the Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013 (Act) (DIMS licensees) to use when calculating returns required by the Financial Markets Conduct Regulations 2014 (Regulations).
This document is for providers of Discretionary Investment Management Services (DIMS) to retail clients. It may also be helpful for people providing custody services to DIMS providers, and to those providing financial advice about DIMS.
This information sheet outlines the obligations of Discretionary Investment Management Services (DIMS) providers under the Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013 (FMC Act) relating to investment authority limits and reporting breaches of those limits.
This information sheet outlines the requirements relating to issuers’ registers of regulated products under Subpart 4 of Part 4 of the Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013 (FMC Act). It also sets out how the FMA will exercise its discretion to authorise an issuer to decline a request for a copy of a register under section 224 of the FMC Act.
Custodians of managed investment schemes information sheet outline the duties and responsibilities under the Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013 (FMC Act) for custodians of registered managed investment schemes.
Related-party transactions under the Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013 information sheet outlines the rules on related-party transactions that apply to managed investment schemes under the Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013 (FMC Act).
This guidance note is for issuers and advisers who are required to produce a register entry for an offer of financial products under the FMC Act. It gives guidance on matters the FMA recommends you consider when producing your register entry. It does not prescribe a single ‘best practice’ approach to register entries as different approaches may be suitable for different businesses.
The FMA has published the handbook following a consultation process. The handbook is intended to help directors assess whether going public is the right choice for their company and to provide an insight into the process of becoming a public company.