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The Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive – another postponement US Financial Reform Bill sees end in sight Changes to come within the UK Regulatory Structure
 
The Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive – another postponement

The Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive – another postponement

The Third Country provisions – a thorn in the side of an already aggitated directive. Text to come

US Financial Reform Bill sees end in sight

US Financial Reform Bill sees end in sight

U.S. lawmakers finalized a historic overhaul of financial regulations as dawn broke over Capitol Hill on Friday, handing President Barack Obama a major domestic victory on the eve of a global summit devoted to financial reform. Text to come

Changes to come within the UK Regulatory Structure

Changes to come within the UK Regulatory Structure

The U.K. government on Wednesday unveiled a shake-up of its regulatory system that will consolidate power within the Bank of England and eliminate the Financial Services Authority, long the main overseer of the nation’s financial center, the City of London. Text to come

Original Thought Series # 1

Original Thought Series # 1

25 June 2010

About Regulation and Transparency in US OTC Derivative Markets By Makrem BOUMLOUKA The opinions expressed in this contribution are those of the author and not necessarily those of his employer According to the US Senate [1], the new draft legislation on financial regulatory reform will require real-time reporting of OTC derivatives trades to both regulators [...]

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HFS announces Bloomberg Law Partnership

HFS announces Bloomberg Law Partnership

25 June 2010

The Hedge Fund Society would like to announce the partnership of the Hedge Fund College and Bloomberg Law. All students of the Certificate in Hedge Fund Regulation will now be able to access Bloomberg Law online which will be an invaluable resource and research tool for all students to prepare for the final exam. Bloomberg [...]

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AIMA article on the Hedge Fund College

AIMA article on the Hedge Fund College

25 June 2010

Certificate in Hedge Fund Regulation: Demonstrating understanding Driven by the worst financial crisis in a century, hedge fund regulation has gained an (often undeserved) high profile in a rapidly-changing regulatory landscape. Against a backdrop of political and regulatory uncertainty, a need existed for those within, and connected to, the hedge fund industry to understand these [...]

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Hedge Fund Standards: Being a Good Capital Markets Citizen

Hedge Fund Standards: Being a Good Capital Markets Citizen

25 June 2010

Bloomberg UK Financial Services Law Journal Contributed by: Thomas Bullman, Legal & General Investment Management Limited In a time of increased redemptions and closures, the hedge fund industry is facing difficult challenges. How to retain and raise assets has become a widespread and focal concern. In the face of this commercial challenge lies the reality [...]

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