The Hedge Fund Standards Board has agreed a series of changes
to make its standards more international and to strengthen them
in the light of the financial crisis.
The amendments, which follow a consultation exercise with
leading hedge fund investors and managers, pave the way for an
accelerated drive by the HFSB to increase support among
investors and managers in the US and Asia.
Seen mainly until now as a Europe-centric body, the HFSB has
been keen to expand its international scope under its new head
Dame Amelia Fawcett - a former vice chairman of...