The HFSB is a standard-setting body for the alternative investment industry and acts as custodian of the Hedge Fund Standards. It provides a powerful mechanism for creating a framework of transparency, integrity and good governance which improves how the industry operates, facilitates investor due diligence and complements public policy.
Final Insurance Open Protocol Template Published
May 2017: Japan Post Bank joins HFSB Investor Chapter, Misaki Capital and Simplex Asset Management become signatories
HFSB adds Open Protocol to its Toolbox
HFSB on the US West Coast and the APAC region
HFSB in Toronto; Ivaldi Capital and Nordkinn Asset Management become signatories; Morgan Stanley Investment Management joins Investor Chapter
Thomas Deinet’s interview with Asset TV. He talked about HFSB’s initiatives in cyber security & managing conflicts of interest
HFSB in Texas; Citadel, Hiscox and Myriad become signatories; PSERS joins Investor Chapter
HFSB in Geneva and Helsinki, upcoming events, HFSB responds to CSA Notice and APAC Committee members
7 Sep 2017: Annual General Assembly. Details TBC
19 Sep 2017: HFSB Institutional Investor Roundtable. Details TBC
21 Sep 2017: HFSB Institutional Investor Roundtable. Details TBC
16 Oct, 2017: HFSB Institutional Investor Roundtable
Q4 2017: Institutional Investor Roundtable
Working Group on liquid alternatives will explore good standards of practice applicable to liquid alternatives.
Working Group on fee terms and definitions to review existing methodology and common definitions to improve understanding.
Administrator transparency reports (ATRs) play an important role in investor due diligence and ongoing monitoring of managers.
Cyber Security and attack simulations
Conflicts of interest: strengthening the disclosure of potential conflicts of interest between parallel funds to investors.