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Dec 10 2010 | 12:19am ET
Like their peers in the U.S. and Europe, Australian hedge funds are going to have to open up to regulators under new disclosure rules set to be introduced next year.
The Australian Securities and Investments Commission will impose strict new reporting requirements, the Australian Financial Review reports. Hedge funds will have to provide information about offshore holdings and other investments in jurisdictions less highly-regulated than Australia.
The regulator will promulgate the next disclosure rules next year. ASIC is also planning a guide for investors considering hedge funds.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
As many of you know, FINalternatives was recently acquired by the owners of Futures magazine, a firm called The Alpha Pages LLC. Today marks the soft-launch of a new sister site for both publications. As its name suggests, The Alpha Pages will cover all types of alternative investments, going far beyond the more well-known ones such as hedge funds and private equity. Read more…
Credit default swaps brought down the London Whale and cost JPMorgan $6.2 billion. Here is how it happened.