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MFA Congratulates Giancarlo, Outlines CFTC Priorities

Posted on June 9, 2017

MFA submitted a letter congratulating Commodity Futures Trading Commission Acting Chairman Giancarlo on his nomination to serve as the next […]

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 Co-Hosts Second Annual Women’s Leadership Forum, Celebrates Leading Women in Housing and Finance

Posted on May 2, 2017

MFA and Women in Housing and Finance (WHF) co-hosted our second annual women’s leadership forum in May, bringing together leading […]

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 […]

MFA Co-Hosts Global Finance Forum

Posted on April 26, 2017

This April, MFA co-hosted the “Global Finance Forum: Capital Markets, Growth & the Economy of Tomorrow.” This first of-its-kind forum […]

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 […]