TITLE

Senators Challenge SEC's Hedge Fund Registration Rule

AUTHOR(S)
Hume, Lynn
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/17/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32383, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Senate Banking Committee members Mike Crapo and John Sununu have challenged the legality and appropriateness of the rule of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that required most hedge fund advisers to register earlier in 2006. Crapo is hopeful that the District of Columbia Circuit of Appeals will invalidate the rule because the SEC lacks statutory authority to require provisions.
ACCESSION #
21470252

 

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