Alternative Investment Management Association Representing alternative asset managers globally
Founded in 1990, AIMA is the only professional trade association with worldwide membership representing the hedge fund industry. Today, it has over 1,500 corporate members (with over 8,000 individual contacts).
AIMA addresses the real issues effecting the industry’s development. Its focus on education, regulation, policy development and sound practices has resulted in a substantial body of work used around the world by members, institutional investors, policymakers and regulators. AIMA provides the centre of knowledge for the hedge fund industry.
AIMA has built an excellent reputation for its professionalism, high quality output and meaningful dialogue with policymakers around the world. Its role in this dynamic industry is substantial. It provides a unified voice for this large and growing industry.
AIMA's corporate members are based in over 40 countries. They enjoy a wide variety of benefits and services from the organisation. Due to our growth in recent years, we have established branch offices and National Groups in certain locations.