After nearly five years in the making, the European Union has now finalised an extensive new framework for the prudential regulation of investment firms. The new framework will establish a new set of classifications and capital requirements for investment firms, as well as impose governance and remuneration requirements.  Kai Zhang, Matthew Baker, Daniel Csefalvay and Bernd Geier have discussed the key requirements under the new framework and their potential impact.

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