13 June 2008
The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) has expressed its disappointment with the new provisions in the Financial Services Authority's Code of Market Conduct regarding short-selling announced today - and believes that the FSA has set an awkward precedent.
12 June 2008
The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) - the leading global hedge fund industry association - has responded to the FSA's latest proposals to allow retail investors simplified access to alternative investments through Funds of Alternative Investments Funds (FAIFs). AIMA has simultaneously submitted its response to HM Treasury's related tax framework document for an appropriate FAIFs taxation regime.
OECD Steering Group on Corporate Governance Engages Hedge Fund Industry in Shareholder Activism Dialogue
10 June 2008
The OECD Steering Group on Corporate Governance has hosted a high-level meeting involving representatives from the hedge fund industry and other activist shareholders, to share views on policy issues that could affect the industry.
19 May 2008
The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) - the global hedge fund and alternative investment industry body - has appointed Sean Simon of Ivy Asset Management as the new AIMA Council representative of its US members and as a member of the AIMA Board of Directors.
MFA and AIMA Welcome Reports by President's Working Group on Best Practices for the Hedge Fund Industry
15 April 2008
The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) and Managed Funds Association (MFA) announced today that they welcome the Best Practices Reports released by the two Committees appointed by the U.S. President's Working Group on Financial Markets (PWG).