1. Member States shall require that AIFMs apply for authorisation from the competent authorities of their home Member State.
2. Member States shall require that an AIFM applying for an authorisation shall provide the following information relating to the AIFM to the competent authorities of its home Member State:
(a) information on the persons effectively conducting the business of the AIFM;
(b) information on the identities of the AIFM's shareholders or members, whether direct or indirect, natural or legal persons, that have qualifying holdings and on the amounts of those holdings;
(c) a programme of activity setting out the organisational structure of the AIFM, including information on how the AIFM intends to comply with its obligations under Chapters II, III, IV, and, where applicable, Chapters V, VI, VII and VIII;
(d) information on the remuneration policies and practices pursuant to Article 13;
(e) information on arrangements made for the delegation and sub-delegation to third par