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Recent Survey Shows Japanese Corporate Pensions Investing More in Alternatives

Posted on June 27, 2014

More Japanese corporate pension funds are turning to alternatives to help meet meeting their financial obligations.  At the start of […]

Sovereign Investors Look to Increase Alternative Investments

Posted on June 26, 2014

A recent survey noted that sovereign wealth investors will allocate “more of their funds to alternative assets to meet long-term […]

Liquid Alternatives Face New Regulatory Scrutiny

Posted on June 25, 2014

Liquid alternatives, a fast growing industry, are seeing stepped up regulatory scrutiny this summer.  Regulators plan “to zero in on […]

Cyber Security Experts See Hedge Funds as Targets for Hackers

Posted on June 24, 2014

U.S. hedge funds are seen by cyber security experts as targets for a global network of hackers and cyber-attacks, according […]

Investors’ Objectives for Hedge Fund Investments Illustrated in New Infographic

Posted on June 23, 2014

Investors in hedge funds look to those allocations to fulfill a number of objectives for their portfolios, according to new […]

Hedge Fund Launches Increase to Start 2014

Posted on June 20, 2014

New data from Hedge Fund Research show that hedge fund launches increased through the early part of 2014, pushed along […]

Preqin Report Details Why Investors Choose Hedge Funds

Posted on June 19, 2014

Earlier today, industry data provider Preqin released a report that illustrates why investors choose to invest in hedge funds and […]

European Marketing Challenges Discussed at Forum 2014

Posted on June 18, 2014

During the final session at MFA’s Forum 2014, FocusSession leaders spoke at length about the challenges of marketing in Europe […]

Volatility Highlighted During FocusSession at MFA’s Forum 2014

Posted on June 18, 2014

Discussion leaders joined with Forum 2014 participants this afternoon to discuss the role of volatility in investment portfolios.  Michael Mollet, […]

Institutional Investors Share Thoughts on Risk Management at Forum 2014

Posted on June 18, 2014

A panel of leading institutional investors from across the country gathered in Chicago at MFA’s Forum 2014 today and discussed […]