A Clinton administration task force is expected today to conclude that significant government regulation of hedge funds is not necessary.

Officials from the President's Working Group on Financial Markets briefed lawmakers and Capitol Hill staffers late Wednesday on their review of hedge fund regulation, which was prompted by the near failure last year of Long-Term Capital Management.

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