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MFA Weighs In on EMIR Clearing Phase-in and Frontloading Obligation

Posted on October 21, 2014

On October 21, MFA submitted a letter to the European Commission (EC) in response to the European Securities and Markets […]

CTAs Continue Gains

Posted on October 20, 2014

Commodity Trading Advisor (CTA) funds continued their growth during the third quarter of the year, reporting returns of 5.52 percent. […]

Leading Women in Alternative Investments Discuss Future of Asset Management

Posted on October 17, 2014

MFA hosted a luncheon and panel presentation led by some of the industry’s leading female asset managers during the annual […]

Public Pension Leaders Cover Importance of Alternative Investments

Posted on October 17, 2014

MFA’s final Outlook panel discussion focused on the topic of public retirement plans and the important role alternative investments play […]

U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara Discusses Culture of Compliance at Outlook 2014

Posted on October 17, 2014

Preet Bharara, United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, spoke on the importance of compliance at MFA’s […]

MFA Hosts Discussion on AIFMD Issues

Posted on October 17, 2014

MFA held its third in a series of Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) update seminars for investors and delegates […]

Panelists Discuss Investing Issues Related to Investing in China

Posted on October 17, 2014

Outlook 2014’s second and final day of programs began with a discussion about issues related to investing in China.  A […]

Regulators and Industry Leaders Offer Insight Into Regulatory Agenda and Changes

Posted on October 16, 2014

A group of regulators from the Securities and Exchange Commission and leaders from the industry joined Outlook 2014 delegates for […]

Cybersecurity Risks the Focus During Final Session of Day 1 at Outlook 2014

Posted on October 16, 2014

Cybersecurity, a topic that has garnered significant attention in recent months, was the focus during the final breakout session of […]

Hedge Fund Investors Discuss the Importance of Transparency and Fund Manager Relationships

Posted on October 16, 2014

A number of hedge fund investors spoke today at MFA’s Outlook 2014, sharing their views on what is important to […]