MFA Blog

Lord Hill, Moscovici Confirmed by MEPs for Commission Posts

Posted on October 10, 2014

Late yesterday, the European Parliament’s Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON) Committee confirmed Lord Jonathan Hill to be the European Commissioner […]

MFA’s Latest Understanding Hedge Funds Newsletter Now Available

Posted on October 8, 2014

The Managed Funds Association released the latest edition of its monthly educational newsletter, Understanding Hedge Funds.  The newsletter provides accessible […]

MFA Submits Letter to Monetary Authority of Singapore in Response to Consultation on Outsourcing

Posted on October 7, 2014

MFA submitted a letter to the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) in response to its consultation papers on outsourcing. In […]

PASERS Chairman Authors Letter Defending Hedge Fund Investments

Posted on October 7, 2014

“At this time, our plan uses hedge funds as an integral component of a well-diversified portfolio that is expected to […]

New Swaps Regulation Could Change Bankruptcy Status for US Firms

Posted on October 6, 2014

The International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) has included language in a draft of a new contract with the U.S. […]

European Pensions Look to Hedge Funds for Lower Risks and Strong Returns

Posted on October 6, 2014

Following on the heels of the recent CalPERS decision to cut most of its hedge fund investments, pension funds in […]

MFA Submits Comments to FinCEN on Customer Due Diligence Proposals

Posted on October 3, 2014

MFA submitted a letter to the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) in response to its customer due diligence proposals for […]

Commission Candidate to Face Second Hearing Before European Parliament

Posted on October 2, 2014

Lord Jonathan Hill, European Commissioner-designate for Financial Stability, Financial Services, and Capital Markets Union, will face a second hearing before […]

MFA Shares Equity Market Structure Recommendations With Regulators

Posted on October 1, 2014

The Managed Funds Association (MFA) today published strong, focused policy recommendations on equity market structure issues. The recommendations were shared […]

MFA Elects 2014/2015 Board of Directors, Renews Focus on Global Outreach and Advocacy

Posted on September 30, 2014

The Managed Funds Association (MFA) today announced its 2014/2015 Board of Directors.  With a financial landscape increasingly shaped by interconnected […]