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MFA Board Members Discuss Fund Challenges, Opportunities

Posted on January 27, 2015

A panel of MFA Board Members discussed key challenges and opportunities for hedge fund managers and their investors. The panelists […]

Second Day of MFA’s Network 2015 Kicks Off with Industry Research Report

Posted on January 27, 2015

Industry research firm Preqin kicked off the second day of the Managed Funds Association’s Network 2015 conference with an overview […]

MFA’s Network 2015 Opens in Miami

Posted on January 26, 2015

Nearly 800 investors, allocators, fund managers and service providers are gathered in Miami for the Managed Funds Association’s annual Network […]

Institutional Investors Almost 65 Percent of Hedge Fund Assets

Posted on January 22, 2015

Hedge funds set new records in 2014, according to the industry research firm Preqin. The firm’s 2015 Global Hedge Fund […]

Managed Funds Association Statement on the State of the Union Address

Posted on January 21, 2015

Managed Funds Association (MFA) President and CEO Richard H. Baker tonight issued the following statement regarding the President’s State of […]

SEC Outlines Compliance & Exam Focus for 2015

Posted on January 14, 2015

The Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) at the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) this week announced its main […]

MFA Submits Letter to CFTC on Proposed Residual Interest Deadline Rules

Posted on January 13, 2015

MFA submitted a letter to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) in response to its notice of proposed rulemaking on […]

SEC Schedules Vote on Swap Rules

Posted on January 12, 2015

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has announced an open meeting for this Wednesday, January 14, at 10:00 a.m. According […]

Investors’ Appetite for Hedge Funds to Grow in 2015

Posted on January 9, 2015

Investors closed out 2014 by allocating more than $112 billion to hedge funds than they did during 2013, marking an […]

Chinese Futures Contracts May Open To Foreign Investors

Posted on January 8, 2015

China’s Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) has proposed draft guidelines potentially allowing foreign brokerages and investors access to futures contracts in […]