A Brief History of Hedge Fund Adviser Registration and its Consequences for Private Equity and Venture Capital Advisers

Harvard Business Law Review Online, February 2011

Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 11-06

5 Pages Posted: 3 Feb 2011

See all articles by William K. Sjostrom

William K. Sjostrom

University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law

Date Written: February 1, 2011

Abstract

The article provides a brief history of hedge fund adviser registration requirements under the Investment Advisers Act, an overview of the hedge fund adviser registration provision included in the Dodd-Frank Act, and a discussion of such provision’s impact on private equity and venture capital funds.

Keywords: hedge fund adviser, Investment Advisers Act, Dodd-Frank Act

Suggested Citation

Sjostrom, William K., A Brief History of Hedge Fund Adviser Registration and its Consequences for Private Equity and Venture Capital Advisers (February 1, 2011). Harvard Business Law Review Online, February 2011; Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 11-06. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1754012

William K. Sjostrom (Contact Author)

University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law ( email )

P.O. Box 210176
Tucson, AZ 85721-0176
United States

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