Posts tagged with ‘MAS’


Future hedge fund regulation in the EU and its impact on Hong Kong and Singapore fund managers

July 12, 2009

On 30 April 2009 the European Commission, the executive body of the 27 Member State European Union (EU), published the final text of a draft EU Directive on Alternative Investment Fund Managers (Directive). The Directive, once passed, will bind all Member States of the EU and will require national legislation to be passed by Member […]


MAS Releases Investigation Findings on the Sale and Marketing of Structured Notes Linked to Lehman Brothers

July 7, 2009

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has completed investigations into the sale and marketing of structured notes linked to Lehman Brothers.


Hedge Fund Regulation: Singapore 2009

July 5, 2009

Hedge fund managers/advisors Regulation Authorization requirements and process Most of the hedge fund managers operating in Singapore restrict their fund management activities to not more than 30 qualified investors and are therefore exempted from licensing. However, should the fund manager decide to market a fund to retail investors, the fund manager will have to obtain […]