The Malaysian Finance Association (MFA) was officially established in September 1998 and is currently registered under the Faculty of Business Management, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM).
It was formed through the initiative of a group of finance academicians from various public higher learning institutions in the Kuala Lumpur who feels the need to consolidate effort in promoting awareness and interest in the field of finance.
The objectives of MFA are to:
1. Stimulate public interest in finance related studies
2. Encourage and promote research and discussion of finance related issues with special reference to Malaysia
3. Play a supporting role in promoting Kuala Lumpur as the regional financial centre.