MFA Blog

MFA Sponsors Sandy Hook Promise Gala

Posted on June 30, 2015

Last week, MFA proudly helped honor the work of Sandy Hook Promise Champions – leaders in communities across the country […]

Managed Futures, Macro Strategies, Commodities and Opportunities for Institutional Investors

Posted on June 24, 2015

Pensions, endowments, foundations and other institutional investors are increasingly turning to alternative investment strategies to meet their fiduciary responsibilities. Today MFA hosted […]

MFA’s Forum 2015 Kicks Off with CFTC Commissioner J. Christopher Giancarlo

Posted on June 24, 2015

Forum 2015, MFA’s flagship conference, kicked off today in Chicago with an arm chair chat from Commodity Futures Trading Commission […]

MFA, Trade Groups Work to Improve Global Derivatives Trade Data Reporting Principles

Posted on June 15, 2015

Managed Funds Association (MFA) joined the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) and a coalition of other financial trade associations […]

MFA Works to Enhance Cyber Safeguards

Posted on June 11, 2015

As our financial markets evolve, so do the cyber threats faced by the country and the alternative investment industry. Managed […]

Hedge Funds Play Vital Role in Providing Retirement Security

Posted on June 4, 2015

The partnership between institutional investors – particularly pension funds – and alternative investments like hedge funds increased over the last […]

MFA: Existing Industry Safeguards and Rules Address Regulators’ Perceived Systemic Concerns

Posted on May 29, 2015

Managed Funds Association (MFA) today submitted a letter to the Financial Stability Board (FSB) and the International Organization of Securities […]

MFA: CMU Can Set the Stage for Europe’s Economic Resurgence

Posted on May 15, 2015

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and other European Union policymakers have made increasing investment, employment and economic growth a top priority. Capital […]

European Update Highlights The Evolving Regulatory Landscape

Posted on May 5, 2015

MFA’s Compliance 2015 conference neared its completion this afternoon with a discussion updating participants on a number of issues surrounding […]

Keynote Address with CFTC Commissioner Sharon Bowen Kicks Off MFA’s Compliance 2015

Posted on May 5, 2015

MFA’s Compliance 2015 conference kicked off in New York this morning with a keynote address from CFTC Commissioner Sharon Bowen. […]