AIF is an independent economic think tank focusing on institutional investment policy

AIF Institute Leads Investments and Pensions Track
at 2023 National Institute of Public Finance

NIPF completes 2023 program in partnership with the AIF Institute

Academic and CIO panel at the 2020 AIF Annual Investors' Meeting

Fostering the best ideas, best practices, and best information

among institutional investors globally

to help them achieve their investment objectives

Discover the AIF Institute Centers of Excellence

Resources for institutional investors’ investment programs
and portfolios facing unique and evolving challenges in the markets
and macro environment

AIF is an independent economic think tank focusing on institutional investment policy. Its mission is to foster the exchange of best ideas, practices and information among institutional asset owners globally to help them achieve their investment objectives.
Bringing together the world's most respected public finance leaders for an intense financial curriculum​

Join us for the 2023 National Institute of Public Finance

In Collaboration with the AIF Institute

July 16–19 | Graziadio Business School | Malibu, CA​
Keynote Fireside Chat
76th United States Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew

2023 AIF Insurance Investors' Forum

Including the 2023 AIF Institute Insurance Investing Symposium

June 6–7 | New York City

This two-day program is geared toward institutional investment professionals deploying the capital of insurance companies globally.  Engage with peer insurance company investors and subject matter experts and discuss cutting-edge investment and regulatory issues.

The AIF Institute Center for Insurance Investing Symposium on June 6 will be dedicated to addressing topics focused on the work by the Center.  On June 7AIF Global will host the 2023 AIF Insurance Investors’ Forum, which will be dedicated to asset class investment sessions held in a roundtable discussion format among subject matter expert investors, consultants, and managers in private equity, private credit, real estate, and infrastructure investing.  There will also be breakout group discussions on insurance investing trends as reflected in two leading industry surveys/reports.

Save the Date: 2024 AIF Women Investors' Forum

This year, AIF will be celebrating 10 years of women investor programming.  The 2024 Women Investors’ Forum will be held on September 26 at the Yale Club in New York City.  Register through our investor portal or request registration below…

Register Now for the 2024 AIF APAC Annual Investors' Meeting

The 2024 AIF APAC Annual Investors’ Meeting will be held March 5–6 at the Westin Josun in Seoul, South Korea.  The Meeting will bring together investment thought leaders to share best ideas, practices, and information and address the needs of institutional asset owners…

Paul Murray, Formerly of Future Fund and VFMC, Named AIF Institute Fellow

The AIF Institute has announced Paul Murray, former Interim Head of Alternatives and Director, Portfolio Strategy at Future Fund and Head of Portfolio Management at Victorian Funds Management Corporation (VFMC), as its newest Fellow.

National Institute of Public Finance Completes Its 2023 Program

In partnership with the AIF Institute, the 2023 National Institute of Public Finance was held July 16–19 at Pepperdine University and included 351 institutional asset owner participants.

AIF Institute Launches Resource Library

AIF Institute Library research and content are available to institutional investors free of charge

The AIF Institute and Centers of Excellence create customized educational programs and presentations, in collaboration with AIF Institute Faculty Members comprised of industry leaders—global investors and leading investment firms—and complemented by the AIF Academic Board.  The AIF Institute Library features content, research, and academic and investor session recordings from the AIF Institute and its Centers of Excellence.

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If you are an institutional investor and would like access to the AIF Institute Library, please contact us.

AIF Institute Announces the Launch of its Center for Private Capital Investing and Inaugural Center Symposium

AIF launches its fourth Center of Excellence, first Symposium conducted in November 2023

AIF Founder and CEO Brant Maller described the new Center, “Of the AIF Institute’s four Centers of Excellence, the one that aligns most perfectly with AIF’s focus on the best use of alternative investments in institutional portfolios is the Center for Private Capital Investing.

The Center will enable the AIF Institute to drill deeper in its study of alternative investments and to serve as a continuous, real-time resource to the world’s largest institutional asset owners.”

Inaugural AIF Asian Investors' Forum features Keynote fireside chat between 76th U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew and Korea Investment Corporation (KIC) CEO Heenam Choi

The three-day agenda was also highlighted by a keynote fireside chat between 76th U.S. Secretary of the Treasury and Managing Partner of Lindsay Goldberg Jack Lew and Korea Investment Corporation (KIC) CEO and Former Executive Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Heenam Choi. 

The two thought leaders expressed cautious optimism for the global markets and provided keen insights on fundamental economic recovery, reflecting on the interconnectivity between the U.S. and Asian economies.

Discover the AIF Institute Centers of Excellence

Center for Private Capital Investing

The PCI Center is the perfect complement to AIF’s traditional, roundtable asset class discussions...

Center for Insurance Investing

The CII works with the major stakeholders in the insurance investor community to review best practices...

Center for Sustainable Investing

Aligned with the AIF Institute’s mission, the Sustainable Investing Center cultivates leading academic research, along with thought leadership...

Center for Financial Innovation

The CFI is devoted to the study of new and evolving investment tools, ideas and structures...