Politics & Regulation

HFSB launches Investor Chapter


The Hedge Fund Standards Board (HFSB), which was formed in January 2008, has teamed up with investors globally to strengthen the role and influence of investors in its standards-setting process.

Antonio Borges

To do this it has launched an Investor Chapter with 30 initial global investor members, including Utah Retirement Systems, Railpen, the BT Pension Scheme, APG, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, PP Pension (Sweden), and Government of Singapore Investment Corporation. The new investor members have roughly $180 billion invested in hedge funds.

In addition, Mario Therrien, senior vice president, fund management,