Braced for impact

Global Fund Administration Management Report 2010


A plethora of regulation may hit the hedge fund industry. However, the detail of these new laws remains unclear as both the EU and the US legislature continues to debate. With the surge of regulated funds, including Ucits products in Europe, it remains to be seen how this will impact or change the industry on a global basis.

Deborah Yamin at State Street says new registration requirements for US hedge fund managers in the US are likely to impact the industry along with generally more scrutiny by