Why join

AIMA is the global representative of the alternative investment industry, with around 2,000 corporate members in over 60 countries. AIMA’s manager members collectively manage more than $2 trillion in hedge fund or private credit fund assets. 











Key benefits

  • Comprehensive and regular updates about key industry and regulatory developments
  • 1-1 access to our bench of senior staff for guidance
  • Access to our full range of education and sound practices material
  • Access to our large online library of industry knowledge and expertise
  • Free access to more than 200 events annually
  • Ability to shape the future of the industry via over 100 committees and working groups

Your views heard

We respond to regulatory and policy consultation papers on our members' behalf - incorporating your comments and making your views heard

Specialised guidance

With a specialised regulatory and tax department, we are able to provide you with guidance notes on complex initiatives, detailing how developments may affect your business and taking the appropriate action on your behalf

Weekly updates

Our members benefit from a weekly round-up of news from around the world and details of forthcoming events and special member discounts, and the AIMA Journal, our quarterly magazine


For 20 years, AIMA has been providing guidance and standardisation for its members around the world in the form of Due Diligence Questionnaires (DDQs)

Regular events

Our more than 200 events each year attract leading speakers from the industry and among policymakers, and draw hundreds of delegates from around the world

Online resources

Online resources at AIMA's website are at your disposal, from member lists and useful websites to guidance notes and frequent policy and regulatory updates

Global viewpoints

With our public affairs work on the ground in Brussels, the UK, the United States and Asia we are able to engage in extensive advocacy in the best interests of the alternative investment industry

Media engagement

We work constructively with the media, helping them in their reporting on the industry


AIMA has an outstanding reputation and strong alliances. Our work has been endorsed by the G20, FSB, IOSCO, PWG, MFA and HFSB and is quoted in many major reports