MFA Blog

MFA White Paper: The Role of Alternative Investments – Second Edition

Posted on October 16, 2018

MFA first issued The Role of Alternative Investments in Today’s Capital Markets three years ago. The paper looked at hedge […]

New Data Highlights Important Role of Hedge Funds for Institutional Investors

Posted on August 22, 2018

New independent data released today highlights the important role hedge funds play in the investment portfolios of the charitable endowments, […]

MFA Hosts Third Annual Women’s Leadership Forum

Posted on May 18, 2018

MFA and Women in Housing and Finance, Inc. (WHF) co-hosted our third annual Women’s Leadership Forum earlier this month, bringing […]

MFA White Paper: An Introduction to Short Selling

Posted on May 15, 2018

Many investors, including fiduciaries managing others’ assets, use short selling for a variety of reasons, including to manage risk, hedge […]

MFA Hosts Second Annual Global Finance Forum

Posted on April 20, 2018

MFA this month co-hosted the second annual Global Finance Forum, entitled “Capital Markets, Growth & the Economy of Tomorrow.” The […]

MFA to Co-Host Global Finance Forum in April

Posted on February 23, 2018

In conjunction with IMF-World Bank spring meetings, the second annual Global Finance Forum will feature remarks and armchair chats with […]

MFA President & CEO Richard H. Baker Responds to Wall Street Journal Op-Ed

Posted on February 2, 2018

In a Wall Street Journal op-ed (“Why Illinois Got Out of the Hedges,” op-ed, Feb. 1), Marc Levine criticizes the […]

MFA President and CEO Richard H. Baker’s Speech at the European Financial Services Conference

Posted on February 1, 2018

Remarks of Richard H. Baker, President and CEO of the Managed Funds Association at the European Union Financial Services Conference […]

MFA President and CEO Richard H. Baker Op-Ed on MiFID II

Posted on February 1, 2018

Op-Ed on MiFIDII Richard H. Baker President and CEO, Managed Funds Association Investment firms and financial institutions across the world […]

MFA President and CEO Richard H. Baker Provides Commentary in Preqin’s 2018 Global Hedge Fund Report

Posted on January 31, 2018

Preqin today released its 2018 Global Hedge Fund Report, which provides fresh insight into the industry. According to the study, […]