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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 […]

CFTC Chairman Massad Speaks at MFA’s Outlook 2014

Posted on October 16, 2014

Commodity Futures Trading Commission Chairman Timothy Massad delivered prepared remarks and sat down for an armchair chat with former MFA […]

MFA’s Outlook 2014 Kicks Off with Principals and Asset Owners Sharing Perspectives

Posted on October 16, 2014

MFA’s Outlook 2014 kicked off with an armchair chat between top hedge fund principals and asset owners who addressed the opportunities […]

CFTC Issues CPO Delegation Relief

Posted on October 15, 2014

In response to MFA’s request for regulatory relief and clarity, the CFTC staff today issued self-executing commodity pool operator (CPO) […]