Here is a summary of some of the key issues at the Association of the Luxembourg Funds Industry (ALFI) alternative investment conference.

‘It’s better to be busy than bored,’ I remark to Jean-Marc Goy as we exchange pleasantries before sitting down to talk at this year’s ALFI Global Distribution Conference. A wry smile opens across his face; “Bored – I haven’t been bored for 16 years!” he replies.