Report urges more hedge fund disclosure
- Clinton Panel: Hedge Funds Don't Need to Be Regulated. Seiberg, Jaret // American Banker;4/30/1999, Vol. 164 Issue 82, p2
Reports that hedge funds should disclose more financial data, according to the United States President's Working Group on Financial Markets. Rejection of calls for direct regulation of the leveraged institutions; Calls for better risk management techniques of the institutions.
- Clearing up transparency issues. Feinberg, Phyllis // Pensions & Investments;5/1/2000, Vol. 28 Issue 9, p119
Reveals the level of commitment of hedge fund managers to transparency. Granting of permission to investors to view investment portfolios; Changes in investor behavior; Growth of interest in transparency due to well publicized problems of a number of firms.
- Ghosts of regulatory future. DeLuca, Alexandra // Global Custodian;Aug2013, p11
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses various topics featured in the issue which includes increased hedge fund transparency, collateral quality and management, and registration and reporting requirements for hedge funds.
- Bill Calls for More Hedge Fund Transparency. Cornfield, Jill // Plan Advisor News;2015, p1
A New York Congresswoman's bill would require more disclosure about hedge fund holdings.
- The Hedge Fund Report Card -- Transparency. // AR Magazine;Feb2014, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p28
A chart is presented that ranks several hedge funds based on transparency, including Silver Point Capital, Perry Capital and Pine River Capital Management as of February 1, 2014.
- U.K. Hedge Fund Group Pushing for Reforms. // Money Management Executive;3/2/2009, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p4
The article reports on the reforms sought by the Alternative Investment Management Association, a hedge fund group headquartered in Great Britain. The group will self-impose regulations that include registering with authorities, documenting executives' qualifications and disclosing their short...
- Give the people what they want. Gubert, Charles // Global Custodian;Aug2013, p6
The article focuses on the changes in the reporting requirements for hedge fund managers. It states that the emphasis on transparency is due to the increase in institutional investments in hedge funds. A survey conducted by data provider Preqin highlights the importance of transparency, with 50...
- HEDGE FUND ACTIVISM COMING TO EUROPE: LESSONS FROM THE AMERICAN EXPERIENCE. Seretakis, Alexandros // Brooklyn Journal of Corporate, Financial & Commercial Law;Spring2014, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p438
Hedge fund activists are the bright new hope of the shareholder empowerment movement. Free from conflicts of interest and with high-powered compensation incentives, activist hedge funds are shaking up corporate boardrooms. The recent surge in activism has provoked criticism against activist...
- Why Do Hedge Funds Avoid Disclosure? Evidence from Confidential 13F Filings. Aragon, George O.; Hertzel, Michael; Zhen Shi // Journal of Financial & Quantitative Analysis;2013, Vol. 48 Issue 5, preceding p1
We study a sample of Form 13F filings where fund advisors seek confidential treatment for some, or all, of their 13(f)-reportable positions. Consistent with the hypothesis that managers seek confidentiality to protect proprietary information we find that confidential positions earn positive and...