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Granite Shore Power submits winning bid for Eversource Energy assets

Mon, 16/10/2017 - 07:19

Granite Shore Power, a newly-formed joint venture between Atlas Holdings and Castleton Commodities International (CCI), has submitted the winning bid of USD175 million to acquire select generating assets of Eversource Energy. »

Steve Toland, TransFICC

TransFICC secures strategic investment from Illuminate Financial and Main Incubator

Thu, 12/10/2017 - 08:14

TransFICC, a provider of low-latency connectivity for fixed income and derivative markets, has secured EUR1 million in early stage investment from capital markets specialists, Illuminate Financial and Frankfurt based early stage investor in FinTech, Main Incubator. »

Russell Napier, ERIC

DC Thomson invests in ERIC to enhance MIFID II ready unbundled research provision

Thu, 12/10/2017 - 08:11

DC Thomson is partnering with Electronic Research Interchange (ERIC) to develop its bespoke investment research offering for the post-MiFID II world. This transaction will see DC Thomson acquire a material stake in ERIC. 


Sampo up offer to become largest Saxo Bank shareholder

Mon, 02/10/2017 - 10:10

Shareholders of Saxo Bank Group (Saxo), a leading multi-asset trading and financial-technology firm, have received an offer from Sampo Group, a leading Nordic financial services group, to take up a stake of 19.9 per cent of the bank. »

Pierre Feligioni, QuantHouse

QuantHouse acquires Victory Networks

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 09:27

QuantHouse, an independent global provider of end-to-end market data and trading through API based technologies, is to acquire high-speed network provider Victory Networks inc. »

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Emergence invests in VIA AM

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 10:56

Hedge fund incubator and accelerator Emergence, and NewAlpha Asset Management, the SICAV's delegated manager, have selected VIA AM as the first investment for Emergence's new European equities fund. »

Stu Taylor, Algomi

S&P Global invests in Algomi

Wed, 13/09/2017 - 10:01

S&P Global has formed a strategic partnership with, and taken a minority stake in Algomi, a fintechcompany with offices in New York, Hong Kong and London. »

Brian Lynch, Reg Tek Solutions

Deutsche Börse and Illuminate Financial invest in RegTek.Solutions

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 10:05

Deutsche Börse and Illuminate Financial Management have co-led in a USD5 million Series A funding round in RegTek.Solutions, a multi-jurisdiction regulatory reporting solutions provider. »

Jim Minnick, eVestment

Nasdaq to acquire eVestment

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 08:02

Nasdaq is to acquire eVestment, an industry leading content and analytics provider used by asset managers, investment consultants and asset owners to help facilitate institutional investment decisions. »

Jackie Bowie, JCRA

JCRA Group secures support from Connection Capital for GBP13.6m MBO

Tue, 29/08/2017 - 09:02

JCRA Group, a provider of hedging, financial risk and debt consultancy services, including interest rate and foreign exchange advice, has secured the backing of private investor clients of Connection Capital, the specialist private client investment business, for its GBP13.6million management buy-out (MBO). »


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