G7 Forum Mulls Setting Compulsory Hedge Fund Disclosure Requirements

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SINGAPORE--Large hedge funds should be required to disclose their capital size and the amount of borrowed money at their disposal, according to the Financial Stability Forum that met in Singapore over the weekend of March 24 and 25.

The forum--which comprises finance regulators from G7 counties as well as representatives from major developing nations and multinational finance organizations, including the International Monetary Fund--said such disclosure would stabilize the global economy and