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Clearing and risk division director Ananda Radhakrishnan to leave CFTC

Ananda Radhakrishnan, director of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (CFTC) Division of Clearing and Risk (DCR), is to leave the agency in the middle of November.  »


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Billion-dollar question: Are public-to-private transactions on the way out?

Following industry debates that the leveraged buyout market has all but dried up, Preqin examines whether or not buyouts and, in particular, public-to private transactions are still attractive to the investment community. »


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DigitalTangible launches first physical silver marketplace on the bitcoin blockchain

Gold bitcoin specialist DigitalTangible has entered the silver marketplace by offering fine silver bullion and coins on its catalogue at the lowest premiums available anywhere online. »


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Neonet expands liquidity access with Aquis Exchange

Neonet, an independent agency broker and execution specialist, is providing access for clients to Aquis Exchange, the subscription-based European equities exchange.

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Tim Bevan appointed chief executive of BCS Prime Brokerage

BCS Financial Group, the largest broker of equities and derivatives on the Moscow exchange, has appointed Tim Bevan as chief executive of BCS Prime Brokerage. »


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Charles River adds Thomson Reuters pricing and reference data

Charles River, a front- and middle-office investment management solution provider, has enhanced its managed data service with the addition of Thomson Reuters pricing and reference data. »


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ICMA’s European Repo Council reports successful migration of the European bond markets to T+2

Initial feedback from the International Capital Market Association (ICMA) and the ICMA European Repo Council (ERC) members and operations working groups indicates that that the transition to settlement at T+2 for the European fixed income markets has been largely successful with few issues. »


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Gemini Alt takes RIAs ‘behind the scenes of alternatives’

Gemini Alternative Funds brought together a variety of experts on alternative investments at "Gemini Forum: Behind the Scenes of Alternatives," held in New York City on 8 October. »


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PineBridge Investments expands private funds group

PineBridge Investments has appointed two senior investment professionals to its private funds group. »


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ConceptONE’s AIFMD Annex IV Solution available for AIFMs to meet 30 October deadline

ConceptONE is geared up to file AIFMD Annex IV reports for AIFMs in all major EU National Competent Authorities (NCAs). »


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