Additional member benefits

AIMA has put in place a number of agreements with third-party providers in order to provide our members with access to their services on beneficial terms. The current range of opportunities is set out on this page. Please note that AIMA is not liable for any disputes arising in the context of the relationship between its member firms and the service providers listed on this page. If you provide a service that you are interested in making available to AIMA members on preferential terms, please contact Adam Jacobs-Dean.
 

Regulatory resources

 

AIMA members are eligible for introductory discounts of at least 40% on selected aosphere products, plus an extended 12 month free trial.

aosphere provides online legal services which focus on financial services activities including; cross-border marketing of funds and investment advisory services, major shareholding disclosures (including aggregation for discretionary and non-discretionary managers); and tracking implementation of G20 related initiatives.

aosphere AIMA member discounts

AIMA and AITEC have created a co-branded Illustrative Questionnaire for Due Diligence of Vendor Cyber Security. The DDQ is available to AITEC and AIMA members only. For more information, click here.

AIMA has worked with Enforcd Limited (https://www.enforcd.com) to offer our investment manager members an early adopters’ rate to Enforcd EDB - The Enforcement Database, which provides analysis of past regulatory enforcement action together with expert insight, news and analysis, enabling investment managers to avoid common pitfalls and prepare for key aspects of regulatory change including MiFID II.  Enforcd EDB can also be used as training tool. For full details on the early adopters’ rate and to sign up for the progamme, please go to https://www.enforcd.com/programs/early-adopter/aima.

Education & qualifications

 

 

The CAIA designation is the standard for professionals within this specialist area of investments, demonstrating an individual’s abilities within and understanding of alternative investment vehicles.

Employees of AIMA member companies are entitled to a 25% discount off the exam fees.

For more information, click here.

AIMA is a proud supporter of the Certified Investment Fund Director programme. 

A 5% reduction in the programme fee is available to AIMA members.

For more information, click here.

Press & publications

 

 
AIMA members are entitled to 20% discounts off subscriptions to HedgeFund Intelligence content. For more information about HFI's products, click here AIMA members in Asia-Pacific can take advantage of a 30% discount on new subscriptions to one or more of Mergermarket Group’s online publications. These include: Capital Profile, The Cybersecurity Law Report, The FCPA Report, The Hedge Fund Law Report and PaRR (Policy and Regulatory Report). Email Christophe Barel at christophe.barel@mergermarketgroup.com for log-in details and subscription form(s). Please note that free trials can be granted if needed.  

Industry databases

   
AIMA members are entitled to 20% discounts off subscriptions to HedgeFund Intelligence content. For more information about HFI's products, click here.      

Medical insurance schemes

   

AIMA members in Asia-Pacific are entitled to 20% discounts on private medical insurance from APRIL International. Central to the scheme is MyHEALTH, a plan designed for international businesses with employees seeking long-term health coverage at home and abroad. This package provides comprehensive and fully flexible cover for medical expenses plus assistance for employees and dependents. AIMA members benefit in five ways: 20% discount on individual underwritten premiums; medical history disregarded terms at no additional cost (a saving of up to 20%); medical history disregarded terms available to groups of 3 employees or more; portability (subject to underwriting); and APRIL ‘YourHEALTH Benefits’ for larger groups available at preferential new-business rates. For more information, contact AIMA’s Co-Head of APAC Michael Bugel at mbugel@aima.org.

   

Technology and telecommunications 

 

   

Worksmart provides secure reliable cloud-based voice and video communication services for a range of customers in the banking and investment industry. Services include telephony, mobiles, audio, web and video conferencing, and FCA compliant call recording.

All AIMA members are entitled to 25% discount on set up fees for new services.

For more information, click here.

   

Third-party events

AIMA members are often entitled to discounts from third-party event organisers. In addition, when attending conferences hosted either by the Managed Funds Association (MFA) or Regulatory Compliance Association (RCA), AIMA members are entitled to pay the same rate as members of those associations. For the complete listing of third-party events with whom we partner, visit Events