Deals and Transactions

deals and transactions
Document signing

La Française and Tages Capital sign strategic partnership

European asset manager La Française and Tages Capital, an alternative multi-management solutions provider, have entered into a strategic partnership. »


Acquisition

Carlyle Group acquires Diversified Global Asset Management

The Carlyle Group has completed its acquisition of Diversified Global Asset Management (DGAM), a global manager of hedge funds with more than USD6.7bn in managed and advised assets. »


Joe Ratterman

BATS Global Markets and Direct Edge complete merger

BATS Global Markets and Direct Edge completed their merger on 31 January, creating one of the world’s largest stock exchange operators. »


Fund administration

The Conifer Group and Vastardis Capital Services combine to form global fund admin firm

The Conifer Group and Vastardis Capital Services have signed a definitive merger agreement to combine their respective businesses. »


Research

Gary D Halbert acquires Theta Investment Research

Gary D Halbert has acquired certain assets of active money manager database Theta Investment Research of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania. »


Accounts

Cordium acquires HedgeStart

Compliance and regulatory services provider Cordium has acquired HedgeStart, a provider of UK tax, accounting and regulatory compliance consulting services to the investment management and securities industries. »


Nigel Le Quesne

JTC Group acquires book of business and staff from Herald Trust

JTC Group, an independent provider of private client, fund and corporate services, has acquired a substantial book of private client business from Herald Trust Company Limited, which is no longer part of the Herald Group. »


Document signing

Hedge funds sign deals with Aztec Exchange to purchase corporate invoices

Hedge funds in the US, UK and Singapore have signed agreements with Aztec Exchange to purchase invoices from suppliers in emerging markets and credit-constrained developed markets. »


Document signing

Elliott offers to acquire Riverbed for USD19.00 per share in cash

Elliott Management Corporation has sent a letter to the board of directors of Riverbed Technology offering to acquire all of the firm’s outstanding shares of common stock at USD19.00 per share in cash. »


Michael Sanders, chairman of the board of Alceda Fund Management SA

BNY Mellon and Alceda sign depositary agreement for alternative investment funds

BNY Mellon has been appointed as depositary for a significant proportion of the alternative investment holdings of Alceda Asset Management GmbH in Germany and Alceda Fund Management SA in Luxembourg. »


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