CFTC Responds to Request from MFA, Others to Improve CTA Recordkeeping Efficiency
The CFTC responded to MFA’s request to improve recordkeeping efficiency for CTAs by issuing exemptive relief to allow the use third-party recordkeepers, provided CTAs comply with certain requirements. The CFTC’s response largely mirrors the current requirements for CPOs.
The Political Road Ahead: Making Capital Markets Work for Investors and the Economy
MFA President and CEO Richard H. Baker writes op-ed regarding policies the Administration and Congress can enact to make our nation’s capital markets stronger for investors and help create economic growth.
New Study Finds Innovation to Play Critical Role in Managing Hedge Funds
Hedge fund managers are innovating and increasing their investment in technology to create new competitive advantages and to address regulatory and operational issues, according to a new study by KPMG International, MFA and AIMA.
MFA Comments on Issuance of Supplemental Regulation AT Proposal
MFA President and CEO Richard H. Baker said, “Regulation AT is one of the most impactful regulations the CFTC is currently developing – both in terms of benefit and potential harm … MFA looks forward to continuing its work with the Commission and its staff to ensure that this important regulation is not only useful to regulators but also to those who rely on the markets for hedging and risk management activities.