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About MFA

MFA is the trade association for the global alternative asset management industry. MFA helps its members get connected, stay informed, and shape the future.

Mission and value proposition

MFA’s mission is to advance the ability of alternative asset managers to raise capital, invest, and generate returns for their beneficiaries. MFA advocates on behalf of its membership and convenes stakeholders to address global regulatory, operational, and business issues.

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MFA is your strategic partner that supports the industry’s ability to operate across policy, regulation, and operational channels and adds value across your firm.

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MFA’s membership includes more than 180 firms that collectively manage over $3.2 trillion across a diverse group of investment strategies. Member firms help pension plans, university endowments, charitable foundations, and other institutional investors to diversify their investments, manage risk, and generate attractive returns over time.

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MFA has a global presence with offices in Washington, New York, London, and Brussels, supporting a global policy environment that fosters growth in the alternative asset management industry.

MFA's impact

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Members regularly tell us that being part of MFA’s network has helped them reduce operational expenses, manage regulatory and tax risk, and even attract assets. The network, resources and access MFA provides its members are best-in-class.

We are the voice of the global alternative asset management industry. As the authoritative voice of the industry and premier platform for networking and training, MFA delivers value across all functional areas of member firms.

Our team

The talented and dedicated MFA team is led by President and Chief Executive Officer, Bryan Corbett. MFA staff deliver value for members by telling the story of our industry, conducting influential policy advocacy, and offering best-in-class educational programming and networking.

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MFA PAC is a separate segregated fund established under, and in accordance with, Federal Election law. MFA PAC funds are used for political purposes to support incumbent Federal Congressional candidates of both national parties.

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