Sovereign Wealth Risk

Curtis, Carol E.
March 2008
Securities Industry News;3/10/2008, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p4
Trade Publication
The article discusses the developing risk in sovereign wealth funds' investments in hedge funds. Edwin Truman, senior fellow at the Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics, cites concerns about the implications of the activities of sovereign wealth funds for the stability of the U.S. economy and financial systems. Leonard Levin, a principal specializing in international tax issues at Weiser, stresses the importance of requiring transparency from sovereign wealth funds.


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