Pensions, Not HNWs, Driving Hedge Fund Growth: KPMG
Change is transforming the hedge fund industry, affecting product mixes and fee structures, markets and investor types, KPMG reports.
Hedge Funds May Be Less Risky Than Thought: U.S. Treasury Analysis
Report examined leverage levels, risk modeling and amount of hard-to-value assets in 6,000 hedge fund portfolios.
On the Agenda: Insurance and Ratings
The hot topics that Congress will continue to debate this year and into 2008 are whether to create an optional federal regulator for the insurance...
Democrats and Hedge Funds
Now that the Democrats have seized both houses of Congress, some hedge fund officials are anticipating tighter controls on the industry. Granted, Republicans, too, heightened...
Baker/Oxley Bill Would Sever Management of Hedge F
WASHINGTON (HedgeWorld.com)--Both houses of Congress are considering legislation to halt abuses in the mutual fund industry, and despite some consensus passage may snag on the...
Chairman Donaldson Briefs Baker's Panel on SEC's R
WASHINGTON (HedgeWorld.com)--The chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission told a subcommittee of the House of Representatives that he believed the SEC's round table on...
More Washington Scrutiny
Lawmakers and SEC regulators are looking at mutual