Apr 7 2006 | 12:00am ET
By Deirdre Brennan
Some public leaders and financial industry experts are pushing to have the definition of an “accredited investor” changed by raising the minimum income and net-worth requirements. The move would make it more difficult for the mass-affluent to invest in hedge funds, which proponents of the rule change believe will provide greater investor protection. Others question whether the rule really protects investors at all.
Jul 8 2014 | 10:48am ET
The surge in derivatives regulation is among the most complex challenges facing the financial services industry today. Northern Trust’s Joshua Satten recently spoke with FINalternatives to share insights into the challenges presented by new regulation and explore how the industry is responding. Read more…