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MFA Hedge Fund Glossary Word of the Day: Master-Feeder Fund

Posted on March 19, 2014

MFA Hedge Fund Glossary Definition – Master-Feeder Fund is a Hedge Fund structure that typically consists of a US-based Fund […]

Report: U.S. Hedge Fund Launches Continue Strong Growth

Posted on March 18, 2014

Launches of U.S. hedge funds grew by around 10% in 2013 according to a recent report from Seward & Kissel.  […]

MFA Hedge Fund Glossary Word of the Day: Regulation D

Posted on March 18, 2014

MFA Hedge Fund Glossary Definition – Regulation D spells out the rules for a valid Private Placement in the US. […]

Dubai Considering Regulatory Reforms to Attract Funds

Posted on March 17, 2014

Dubai is currently considering new regulatory reforms with the aim of luring more funds to base themselves in the financial […]

New Research Predicts Record Hedge Fund AUM

Posted on March 17, 2014

Credit Suisse’s recent Hedge Fund Investor Survey predicts industry assets to grow by 12% this year to an all-time record […]

MFA Hedge Fund Glossary Word of the Day: Hedge Fund

Posted on March 17, 2014

MFA Hedge Fund Glossary Definition – Hedge Fund is a private investment vehicle generally focused on “trading” strategies whose primary […]

Texas Pension Plan Commits $130 Million to Hedge Funds

Posted on March 14, 2014

Earlier this month the Texas County & District Retirement System made a pair of commitments to two separate hedge funds […]

MFA Hedge Fund Glossary Word of the Day: Clearing House

Posted on March 14, 2014

MFA Hedge Fund Glossary Definition – Clearing House is a financial institution that provides clearing and settlement services for financial […]

Institutional Investors Expect to See 7% Returns This Year

Posted on March 13, 2014

New research from Commonfund shows that institutional investors expect to see their portfolios return over 7% this year and over […]

MFA Hedge Fund Glossary Word of the Day: Total Return Swap

Posted on March 13, 2014

MFA Hedge Fund Glossary Definition – Total Return Swap is a Swap where the payments on one leg of the […]