Friday, 29 August 2014
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May 7 2008 | 2:00am ET
California hedge funds need not fear a local registration requirement, for now.
The Golden State’s Department of Corporations last week said it is shelving plans to eliminate an exemption that allows most hedge funds and private equity firms to avoid registering with it. The department called the move, which it had proposed in October, “premature.”
The proposal was designed to, in effect, undo the decision in Goldstein v. Securities and Exchange Commission in California. That court ruling overturned an SEC rule requiring hedge fund managers to register with the regulator.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...