TITLE

Sovereign Wealth Risk

AUTHOR(S)
Curtis, Carol E.
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Securities Industry News;3/10/2008, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
31310863

 

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