Singapore maintains growth in asset management industry

How to set up a hedge fund -- Supplement, December 2010

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The growth of hedge funds in Singapore is attributed to several factors: tax incentives for fund managers, licensing exemptions for certain fund managers and easy access to Asia’s growing pool of investors.

Other factors that play an important role include Singapore’s stable economy, its workforce, the central bank’s reasonable industry regulations, a pro-business environment and good infrastructure.

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) is responsible for regulation.

Over the past few years,