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Mitch Ackles, HFA

UMB Fund Services joins HFA’s Thought Leadership Council

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 09:14

UMB Fund Services has been named as a sponsor of the Hedge Fund Association’s (HFA) global Thought Leadership Council. »

Chris Meader, NAFAA

Seasoned fund admin pro launches North American Fund Administration Association

Tue, 30/01/2018 - 10:54

Seasoned fund administration professional, Chris Meader (pictured), has launched the North American Fund Administration Association (NAFAA) which will aim to define, promote and encourage collaboration for best practices in the industry. »

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ACC expands activities across Asia-Pac

Thu, 25/01/2018 - 11:00

The Alternative Credit Council (ACC), the private credit affiliate of the Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA), has stepped up its activities in Asia-Pacific for members operating private credit strategies in the region. »

Picture of a document being signed

AIMA signs MoU with Insurance Asset Management Association of China

Wed, 20/12/2017 - 17:38

The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA), the global representative of alternative investment managers, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Insurance Asset Management Association of China (IAMAC), a self-regulatory organisation for China’s national insurance asset management industry. »

Thomas Deinet, SBAI

SBAI creates Standardised Total Expense Ratio for alternative investment managers

Tue, 03/10/2017 - 08:34

The Standards Board for Alternative Investments (SBAI), formerly the Hedge Fund Standards Board (HFSB), has created a Standardised Total Expense Ratio (STER) that calculates a single, standardised expense ratio to facilitate better understanding, comparison and monitoring of fees and expenses across alternative investment funds. »

Richard Baker, MFA

MFA announces 2017-2018 Board of Directors

Thu, 28/09/2017 - 09:27

The Managed Funds Association (MFA) has announced its 2017-2018 Board of Directors. The new Board and officers will provide governance oversight to MFA and guide the Association’s advocacy, education and communication efforts. »

Luke Ellis, Man Group

Hedge Fund Standards Board becomes Standards Board for Alternative Investments

Wed, 13/09/2017 - 10:23

The Hedge Fund Standards Board (HFSB), the global standard-setting body for the alternative investment industry, has changed its name to the Standards Board for Alternative Investments (SBAI). »

Neil Smyth, StatPro

StatPro joins Cloud Security Alliance

Thu, 27/04/2017 - 08:34

StatPro Group, an AIM-listed provider of cloud-based portfolio analytics and asset pricing services for the global asset management industry, has joined the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), an organisation dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment. »

Jason Gerlach, California Alternative Investments Association

California Hedge Fund Association rebrands as California Alternative Investments Association

Thu, 02/03/2017 - 10:00

The California Hedge Fund Association (CHFA) has adopted the California Alternative Investments Association (CalALTs) as its new brand name. »

Chip Lowry, State Street

FXPA elects officers and board members

Fri, 24/02/2017 - 09:38

The Foreign Exchange Professionals Association (FXPA) has elected a slate of new board members, as well as four officers to serve on the its executive committee (ExCom). »


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