Financial Regulatory Forum

US congressional panel backs new rules for hedge funds, short of White House aims

October 28, 2009

By Kevin Drawbaugh and Rachelle Younglai
WASHINGTON, Oct 27 (Reuters) – U.S. regulators would be able to peer into the secretive world of hedge funds and private equity funds under a bill passed by a key congressional committee on Tuesday.

China to let partnerships invest in stocks

October 13, 2009

BEIJING, Oct 13 (Reuters) – China will allow partnership enterprises to invest in stocks as part of efforts to expand its capital markets, according to draft rules published by the securities regulator on Tuesday.

China private equity yuan funds seek clearer rules

July 9, 2009

A Chinese bank clerk counts renminbi banknotes at a branch of the China Minsheng Banking Corporation Limited (CMBC) in Nanjing, Jiangsu province,    BEIJING, July 9 (Reuters) – Fuzzy regulations are stunting the spread of yuan-denominated private equity and venture capital funds in China despite growing demand for financing from fast-expanding firms, leading industry figures said on Thursday.