6. Hedge Funds in the Aftermath of the Financial Crisis

  1. Viral V. Acharya and
  2. Matthew Richardson
  1. Stephen J. Brown,
  2. Marcin Kacperczyk,
  3. Alexander Ljungqvist,
  4. Anthony W. Lynch,
  5. Lasse H. Pedersen and
  6. Matthew Richardson

Published Online: 9 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118258163.ch6

Restoring Financial Stability: How to Repair a Failed System

Restoring Financial Stability: How to Repair a Failed System

How to Cite

Acharya, V. V. and Richardson, M. (2009) Hedge Funds in the Aftermath of the Financial Crisis, in Restoring Financial Stability: How to Repair a Failed System, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118258163.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 9 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470499344

Online ISBN: 9781118258163

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Keywords:

  • hedge funds;
  • financial crisis;
  • securities and exchange commission;
  • Investment Company Act;
  • equity market neutral

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • What are Hedge Funds?

  • How do Hedge Funds Add Value?

  • Problems Associated Withhedge Funds

  • Principles

  • Regulation of Hedge Funds in the Aftermath of the Crisis

  • Conclusion

  • Notes