FSOC Seeks Comment About Risks Posed by Hedge Funds and Other Asset Managers

The Financial Stability Oversight Council, or FSOC, voted on December 18, 2014 to release a notice seeking public comment regarding potential risks to U.S. financial stability from asset management products and activities, including hedge funds.  FSOC is seeking input from the public about potential risks associated with liquidity and redemptions, leverage, operational functions, and resolution in the asset management industry.