Deals and Transactions

deals and transactions
David de Buck, CEO of Intertrust Group

Intertrust acquires Walkers Management Services

Intertrust Group Holding SA has reached agreement with Walkers Global on the acquisition of its subsidiary Walkers Management Services (WMS), a provider of corporate, company secretarial and fiduciary services.   »


Monique Melis,  Member of Kinetic Partners

Kinetic partners teams up with UnaVista to offer comprehensive transaction reporting service

Kinetic Partners has joined forces with the London Stock Exchange Group’s UnaVista to offer a full-service transaction reporting solution. »


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Average daily volume of 8.7 million contracts at Eurex Group in February

The international derivatives markets of Eurex Group recorded an average daily volume of 8.7 million contracts in February (Feb 2011: 10.3 million). Of those, 6.0 million were Eurex Exchange contracts (Feb 2011: 7.1 million), and 2.7 million contracts were at the US-based International Securities Exchange (ISE) (Feb 2011: 3.2 million). In total, 179.3 million contracts were traded, thereof 125.8 million at Eurex and 53.5 million at the ISE. »


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Union Bancaire Privée to acquire Nexar Capital Group

Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) is to acquire alternative investment manager Nexar Capital Group. The combined UBP-Nexar alternative investment group will boast a broader platform, established global distribution capabilities and innovative solutions in the alternatives space. »


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Morgan Stanley clears OTC derivatives for BlackRock

Morgan Stanley has been selected by BlackRock to serve as one of its primary clearing brokers for over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives transactions. Morgan Stanley acted as BlackRock’s clearing broker for its first live production transactions. »


Peter Rigg, Global Head of HSBC’s Alternative Investment Group

HSBC launches next generation fund for HNW and institutional clients

HSBC has launched a High Net Worth & Institutional share classes for the HSBC Next Generation Fund. »


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New Forests launches Forest Carbon Partners

New Forests Inc has launched Forest Carbon Partners – an investment vehicle for California-compliant forest carbon offset projects – and closeed of the fund’s first two transactions. »


Louis Gargour, founding partner and portfolio manager of LNG,

Palmer Square signs investment deal with LNG Capital

Palmer Square Capital Management, along with Montage Investments and Atlantic Asset Management, has agreed an investment partnership with LNG Capital, a long/short European credit firm based in London that focuses on European corporate credit investments. »


Michel van Leeuwen, Chief Executive, The IMS Group

The IMS Group acquires remaining shares in IMS Consulting US LLC

The IMS Group (IMS), a leading global governance, risk and compliance services group has acquired all outstanding shares in the New York based subsidiary of the same name, IMS Consulting US (IMS US). »


Clifford Lewis, executive vice president and head of Exchange business, State Street

State Street Global Markets to join LCH.Clearnet’s SwapClear Service

State Street Global Markets, LLC (SSGM), intends to join SwapClear, LCH.Clearnet’s global over-the-counter (OTC) IRS clearing service, by June, 2012 subject to regulatory approval. SwapClear’s total clearing membership is currently 61. »


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