State Street acquires Goldman's fund admin business

State Street has acquired Goldman Sachs Administration Services for $550 million, the firm said in a statement.

Posted on: 17 Jul, 2012

Hedge funds must hurry up with CFTC registration

Hedge funds must “hurry up” with CFTC registration now that US regulators have agreed upon a definition of what constitutes a swap, Kinetic Partners, a London-ba

Posted on: 12 Jul, 2012

Private placement rules not excuse for complacency, states IMS

Private placement should not be viewed as a “big concession” by regulators, nor should managers become complacent about its implications, The IMS Group has said.

Posted on: 12 Jul, 2012

Non-US hedge funds behind curve on CFTC registration

A significant number of non-US hedge funds appear to be behind the curve with their preparations for CFTC registration, a leading US law firm has warned.

Posted on: 06 Jul, 2012

Hedge funds warned against moving to less regulated markets as extraterritoriality starts to bite

Increased extraterritoriality is closing the ability for alternative managers to decamp to less regulated jurisdictions to escape EU and US rules, The IMS Group has said.

Posted on: 05 Jul, 2012

ESMA hedge fund remuneration proposals attacked

Plans by European regulators to extend proposed restrictions on remuneration at investment banks to hedge funds have been branded “ill thought out” and “impractical” by an industry expert.

Posted on: 02 Jul, 2012


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