MFA Blog

MFA Welcomes SEC Chairman Clayton, Discusses Regulatory Priorities

Posted on May 19, 2017

MFA, on May 18, sent SEC Chairman Jay Clayton a letter welcoming him to the Commission as well as commending […]

MFA Urges CFTC to Abandon Regulation AT

Posted on May 1, 2017

Managed Funds Association (MFA), along with Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA), today submitted a comment letter to the Commodity Futures […]

MFA and WHF to Co-Host Second Annual Women’s Leadership Forum

Posted on April 26, 2017

For the second year in a row, MFA will partner with Women in Housing and Finance, Inc. (WHF) to host […]

CFTC Responds to Request from MFA, Others to Improve CTA Recordkeeping Efficiency

Posted on April 20, 2017

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) today responded to MFA’s request to improve recordkeeping efficiency for commodity trading advisors (CTA) […]

Baker: Hedge Funds Manage Risk

Posted on April 3, 2017

Hedge funds manage risk: Opposing view (hyperlink) Richard H. Baker April 3, 2017 They also play an increasing, and important, […]

MFA and Industry Group Comment on CFTC’s Reproposed Position Limits Letter

Posted on February 28, 2017

MFA, SIFMA AMG and AIMA jointly filed a comment letter with the CFTC on the Commission’s reproposed position limits regulation. In […]

CFTC Chair Massad Addresses MFA Conference

Posted on October 21, 2016

Commodity Futures Trading Commission Chair Timothy Massad addressed attendees at MFA’s annual Outlook Conference. During his remarks, Chair Massad provided […]

Report: Pensions Increase Hedge Fund Partnership

Posted on July 25, 2016

According to industry research provider Preqin, public pension funds have increased their hedge fund allocations from $190 billion to $208 […]

MFA Supports SEC Actions Increasing Market Transparency

Posted on July 13, 2016

Managed Funds Association announced its support for the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) vote to propose new rules regarding order […]

MFA Submits Letters on Proposed CFTC Automated Trading Regulation

Posted on June 24, 2016

Managed Funds Association (MFA) submitted additional comments to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) as part of the its re-opened […]