Unlike most other markets around the world where hedge funds are allowed to take almost any risks they deem fit, including leveraging their holdings to place outsized bets, Brazil¬ís hedge fund managers must comply with strict parameters, Dow Jones reports. That means they cannot take margin or collateral calls.

 

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