Silver Lining for Valuation Providers

Curtis, Carol E.
April 2008
Securities Industry News;4/21/2008, Vol. 20 Issue 16, p9
Trade Publication
The article reports on the use of third-party sources by hedge funds. The entry notes that more regulatory attention will be placed on investment banks and hedge funds as a result of the U.S. credit crisis in 2008. In line with this, hedge funds are moving toward third-party valuation of over-the-counter products, including credit default swaps and collateralized debt obligations to generate business. Also mentioned are several valuation providers, including Citgo Fund Services, GlobeOp Financial Services and La Crosse Global Fund Services.


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