Antonio Borges, a former Goldman Sachs vice chairman and current chairman of the European Corporate Governance Institute, has been named the chairman of the Hedge Fund Standards Board (formerly the Hedge Fund Working Group). Mr. Borges will now play the role of persuader, attempting to get a significant number of hedge fund groups ”sign on” to the Standards. Let’s [...]
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For an industry that has cried out for “self-regulation”, and investors who have cried out for “increased transparency”, it is hard to fathom how it is that no EU hedge funds (that’s none, as in zero) have actually signed on to comply with the best practices enumerated in the UK Hedge Fund Working Group Standards report published some [...]