HedgeWorld: And So It Begins
Now that the 111th Congress has been seated and the 44th President of the United States inaugurated, the first stirrings of hedge fund legislation and...
Proposed bill would force hedge fund transparency
Senators Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, and Carl Levin, D-Mich., have introduced a bill that could require private funds with $50 million or more in assets to...
HedgeWorld: A Flawed Model or Modeler?
There has been much self-satisfied tut-tutting lately by many in the investment management and advisory business over what they perceive as the wholly justified fall...
Schapiro makes suggestions on broker/dealer oversight
Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Mary Schapiro suggested tougher capital requirements for broker/dealers on Friday in a written response to questions from Michigan Democratic Sen....
Stock Options Reform Kept Off the Senate Corp-Gove
WASHINGTON (HedgeWorld.com)--Amid the complicated parliamentary maneuvering on the Senate floor Monday, preparatory to the unanimous passage of a bill sponsored by Senator Paul Sarbanes (D-Md.)...
And Now, The Fallout
The effects of Enron's implosion are being felt al