Hedge funds were a key subject of debate during the passage of Dodd-Frank. While the funds were not tied to the causes of the market crisis, they do represent large pools of assets which can impact the market. Regulators frequently note that they have...
In many instances, the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
merely set a framework for financial reform and left much of the heavy lifting
to the financial regulatory agencies. The SEC published their agenda for the implementation...