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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. […]

Panel Discusses Updates on Cybersecurity at MFA’s 2015 Compliance Conference

Posted on May 5, 2015

This morning at MFA’s Compliance 2015 conference, panelists discussed the importance of implementing and maintaining sound cybersecurity protocols. The panel, […]

MFA Compliance 2015 Agenda

Posted on April 16, 2015

MFA’s annual Compliance conference, now in its fifth year, provides attendees with the latest information and practical advice on how to […]

MFA Files Position Paper Outlining Ways to Improve Swaps Markets, Remove Barrier to Dodd-Frank Goals

Posted on April 2, 2015

The Managed Funds Association (MFA) filed this week a position paper with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) explaining ways […]

MFA Responds to FSOC Request for Comment on Asset Management Products and Activities

Posted on March 25, 2015

The Managed Funds Association (MFA) today submitted comments to the Financial Stability Oversight Council’s (FSOC) request for information about the […]

Strengthening Capital Markets to Work for All Investors

Posted on March 16, 2015 Four Key Market Reforms Needed Now Richard H. Baker, president and CEO of the Managed Funds Association March 16, […]

Hedge Fund Industry Adapting to Grow, Attract New Investors

Posted on March 12, 2015

The hedge fund industry is transforming. Managers are increasingly focused on customized products and solutions, new investors, and emerging markets, […]

World’s Third Largest Pension Plan to Allocate with Hedge Funds

Posted on March 2, 2015

South Korea’s National Pension Service (NPS) will allocate $2.1 billion worth of the fund’s assets with hedge funds by the end […]

MFA Meets with EU Financial Services Head Jonathan Hill on His Inaugural Trip to the U.S.

Posted on February 26, 2015

On Friday, the Managed Funds Association will host a breakfast roundtable with MFA members and Commissioner Jonathan Hill, the European […]

The Important Partnership Between Hedge Funds and Institutional Investors

Posted on February 26, 2015

MFA’s President and CEO, Richard H. Baker, wrote about the important partnership between hedge funds and institutional investors like pension […]