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MainstreamBPO to acquire hedge fund administrator Fundadministration

MainstreamBPO to acquire hedge fund administrator Fundadministration

Tue, 23/08/2016 - 09:44

Fund administration provider MainstreamBPO is to acquire New York-based hedge fund administration business Fundadministration. »

FAB Partners to acquire CIFC for USD333m in cash

FAB Partners to acquire CIFC for USD333m in cash

Mon, 22/08/2016 - 08:26

An affiliate of alternative investment platform FAB Partners is to acquire US private debt investment manager CIFC for approximately USD333 million in cash. »

Euronext to acquire 20 per cent stake in EuroCCP

Euronext to acquire 20 per cent stake in EuroCCP

Thu, 18/08/2016 - 08:12

European exchange group Euronext is to acquire a 20 per cent stake in central counterparty EuroCCP for around EUR14 million, subject to closing adjustments. »

Crestline supports benefitexpress with benefitsCONNECT acquisition

Crestline supports benefitexpress with benefitsCONNECT acquisition

Tue, 16/08/2016 - 07:56

Crestline Specialty Lending (CSL), a part of the opportunistic investment group of credit-focused institutional alternative asset manager Crestline Investors, is supporting benefitexpress’ add-on acquisition of benefitsCONNECT. »

Bats to acquire Javelin swap execution facility

Bats to acquire Javelin swap execution facility

Fri, 12/08/2016 - 09:59

Bats Global Markets is to acquire Javelin SEF, a swap execution facility (SEF). »

JTC to launch AIFM ManCo following Arcange REIM acquisition

JTC to launch AIFM ManCo following Arcange REIM acquisition

Fri, 29/07/2016 - 15:01

Institutional and private client service provider JTC has acquired Arcange REIM in Luxembourg, enabling it to launch a new AIFM management company (ManCo) business as it continues to enhance its range of European alternative fund services. »

MUFG Investor Services to acquire Rydex Fund Services from Guggenheim Investments

MUFG Investor Services to acquire Rydex Fund Services from Guggenheim Investments

Fri, 29/07/2016 - 06:59

MUFG Investor Services, the global asset servicing group of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, is to acquire Guggenheim Investment’s 1940-Act mutual fund administration business, Rydex Fund Services.  »

KCG to acquire Neonet

KCG to acquire Neonet

Wed, 27/07/2016 - 10:12

KCG Holdings is to acquire Neonet Securities, an independent agency broker and execution specialist based in Stockholm, from its shareholders Hay Tor Capital, KAS BANK and Cidron Delfi Intressenter Holding. »

HTG Capital Partners to acquire operations of Kottke Associates

HTG Capital Partners to acquire operations of Kottke Associates

Thu, 21/07/2016 - 07:02

HTG Capital Partners is to acquire the introducing broker, money management and proprietary trading businesses of Kottke Associates. »

Predictive acquires 2338 Technologies

Predictive acquires 2338 Technologies

Wed, 20/07/2016 - 08:07

Operations technology startup Predictive has acquired 2338 Technologies, an early-stage, privately-backed startup developing machine learning technologies. »

Exiger acquires The Poseidon Group

Exiger acquires The Poseidon Group

Tue, 19/07/2016 - 10:02

Exiger, a regulatory and financial crime, risk and compliance firm, has acquired The Poseidon Group, a Hong Kong and Singapore-based due diligence and business intelligence firm.  »

Activist Insight acquires Activist Shorts Research

Activist Insight acquires Activist Shorts Research

Wed, 13/07/2016 - 08:43

Activist Insight, a provider of news and data on shareholder activism around the world, has acquired New York-based data-provider Activist Shorts Research. »

City Financial acquires Convex Strategy

City Financial acquires Convex Strategy

Tue, 05/07/2016 - 10:35

City Financial Investment Company has acquired management of the Convex Strategy, with current assets of USD180 million, from Fortress Investment Group in Asia. »

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GAM buys Cantab Capital partners for USD217m

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 11:55

GAM has bought USD4 billion Cantab Capital Partners for a USD217 million upfront cash payment. GAM is also to launch the GAM Systematic investment platform, focused on quantitative investing across long only and alternative strategies.   »

Value Line Funds completes acquisition of Alpha Defensive Alternatives Fund

Value Line Funds completes acquisition of Alpha Defensive Alternatives Fund

Wed, 29/06/2016 - 09:32

Value Line Funds, a mutual fund company comprised of equity, fixed income and hybrid funds with assets exceeding USD2 billion, has completed the acquisition of the Alpha Defensive Alternatives Fund.  »

Pavilion Financial Corporation to acquire Altius Holdings

Pavilion Financial Corporation to acquire Altius Holdings

Tue, 28/06/2016 - 09:45

Pavilion Financial Corporation (Pavilion), a North American based employee-owned, investment services firm, plans to acquire Altius Holdings Ltd, the parent company of Altius Associates Ltd. and Altius Associates (Singapore) Pte Ltd (Altius Associates), a global private markets advisory and separate account management firm with offices in the UK, US and Singapore.  »

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Foreside acquires Beacon Hill Fund Services

Fri, 24/06/2016 - 15:59

Foreside Financial Group, a provider of distribution and compliance services for open- and closed-end funds, exchange traded products, commodity pools, private placements, investment advisers and registered broker-dealers, has acquired Beacon Hill Fund Services,  »

Global Advisors acquires XBT Group

Global Advisors acquires XBT Group

Tue, 14/06/2016 - 09:39

The XBT Provider instruments Bitcoin Tracker One (COINXBT) and Bitcoin Tracker EUR (COINXBE) have resumed trading at Nasdaq Nordic in Stockholm following the acquisition of XBT Group by Global Advisors (Jersey) Limited (GAJL). »

Horseshoe Group acquires IKONIC Fund Services

Horseshoe Group acquires IKONIC Fund Services

Mon, 13/06/2016 - 09:06

Horseshoe Group has acquired IKONIC Fund Services (IKONIC) to form an independent fund administrator and insurance manager dedicated to both the Insurance Linked Securities and the alternative fund markets.  »

BCS Global Markets’ Alforma acquisition approved by regulator

BCS Global Markets’ Alforma acquisition approved by regulator

Tue, 07/06/2016 - 16:42

Alforma Capital Markets, a New York-based US broker-dealer, has taken a step closer to being acquired by BCS Global Markets, the largest securities broker on the Moscow Exchange, by achieving formal regulatory approval from US regulatory body FINRA (Financial Industry Regulatory Authority). »

SANNE completes acquisition of South African fund administration business

SANNE completes acquisition of South African fund administration business

Fri, 03/06/2016 - 09:20

Sanne Group (SANNE) has completed the acquisition of IDS Fund Services (IDS), a leading independent South African based provider of outsourced investment administration services to the asset management industry, with a particular focus on hedge fund clients. »

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TA Associates and Reverence Capital Partners complete acquisition of Russell Investments LSEG Group

Thu, 02/06/2016 - 09:43

Private equity firm TA Associates has completed the acquisition of Frank Russell Company’s asset management business (Russell Investments) from London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) in a transaction valued at USD1,150 million.  »

Euronext in exclusive talks to acquire 20 per cent of EuroCCP

Euronext in exclusive talks to acquire 20 per cent of EuroCCP

Fri, 13/05/2016 - 00:11

Euronext is in exclusive talks to acquire a 20 per cent equity stake in EuroCCP for EUR14 million (including contribution to regulatory capital) subject to closing adjustments and regulatory approval.  »

StepStone acquires Swiss Capital and launches private debt and hedge funds

StepStone acquires Swiss Capital and launches private debt and hedge funds

Thu, 12/05/2016 - 09:24

StepStone Group is to acquire private debt and hedge fund solutions provider Swiss Capital Alternative Investments. Completion of the deal will follow customary regulatory approvals and is expected to close before year end 2016.  »

Broadridge adds derivatives clearing to Global Post Trade Management solution

Broadridge adds derivatives clearing to Global Post Trade Management solution

Thu, 12/05/2016 - 09:21

Broadridge Financial Solutions has broadened its Global Post Trade Management (GPTM) solution, adding exchange-traded derivatives functionality through the acquisition of Dojima LLC. »

Cowen completes acquisition of businesses from CRT Capital

Cowen completes acquisition of businesses from CRT Capital

Mon, 09/05/2016 - 16:04

Cowen Group has completed its previously announced acquisition of CRT Capital Group’s credit products, credit research, special situations and emerging markets units. Financial terms of transaction have not been disclosed. »

Tortoise Credit Strategies teams with management to acquire Bradford & Marzec

Tortoise Credit Strategies teams with management to acquire Bradford & Marzec

Mon, 25/04/2016 - 09:21

Tortoise Credit Strategies has acquired Bradford & Marzec via a Tortoise-supported management buy-out. Bradford & Marzec is a specialised fixed income boutique with approximately USD4.3 billion in assets under management. »

Angel Oak Capital Advisors to acquire Rainier High Yield Fund

Angel Oak Capital Advisors to acquire Rainier High Yield Fund

Tue, 19/04/2016 - 09:22

Angel Oak Capital Advisors is acquiring the Rainier High Yield Fund as part of the Angel Oak Trust.  »

EEX acquires 100 per cent of Cleartrade Exchange

EEX acquires 100 per cent of Cleartrade Exchange

Thu, 14/04/2016 - 09:17

The European Energy Exchange (EEX), part of Deutsche Börse Group, is to acquire the remaining shares in the Singapore-based Cleartrade Exchange (CLTX) from Freight Investor Holdings. The transaction will take effect as of 15 April 2016.  »

Linedata acquires Derivation

Linedata acquires Derivation

Mon, 11/04/2016 - 09:11

Linedata has completed the acquisition of Derivation, a specialist provider of risk, analytics, and portfolio management solutions to institutional and hedge fund managers.  »

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