MFA Blog

MFA to Co-Host Women’s History Month Event, “Celebrating Influential Women in Housing and Finance”

Posted on March 21, 2016

During Women’s History Month, MFA looks forward to celebrating and honoring the contributions women have made – and continue to […]

New Reports Show Increase in Institutional Investors’ Hedge Fund Allocations

Posted on March 4, 2016

New survey data released by Deutsche Bank’s hedge fund capital group and Credit Suisse reflects the growing relationship between the […]

Industry Assets Increase in Difficult Year, Managers Upbeat for 2016

Posted on January 26, 2016

Despite a challenging year, hedge fund industry assets under management (AUM) increased by approximately $180 billion during 2015 and now […]

MFA Applauds Move by SEC to Increase Market Transparency in Alternative Trading Systems

Posted on November 19, 2015

New Proposals Consistent With MFA Recommendations The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) this week voted to propose amendments to regulations […]

MFA Petitions CFTC for SEF Amendments

Posted on October 29, 2015

MFA recently petitioned the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to amend certain CFTC regulations related to trading on swap execution […]

Latest SEC Report Provides Unprecedented Levels of Transparency

Posted on October 21, 2015

SEC Chair White: Release of Aggregated Form PF Data Addresses Persistent Questions, Misconceptions of Private Fund Industry Following the financial […]

Investor Benefits of Automated Trading

Posted on October 16, 2015

MFA published a white paper discussing the benefits investors have received due to the growth of electronic and automated trading. The […]

SEC Chair Mary Jo White Provides Keynote Address at MFA’s Outlook 2015

Posted on October 16, 2015

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Mary Jo White joined MFA in New York this morning to give keynote remarks […]

MFA Event Examines Capital Markets Union Action Plan

Posted on October 1, 2015

Yesterday, the European Commission released one of its flagship projects that is intended to boost jobs and growth in Europe: […]

MFA Updates Equity Market Structure Recommendations, Urges Regular Data-Driven Volatility Control Reviews

Posted on September 28, 2015

Managed Funds Association (MFA) today updated its equity market structure recommendations with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and other […]