Style Analytics, a London and Boston based factor analysis firm that is now a part of Investment Metrics, has partnered with Australian-based asset consultant and research advisory firm, Foresight Analytics, to deliver decision insights, advice and direction to its myriad of clients on complex problems, opaque products and interconnected economies and markets.
Deals & Transactions
Aspect Capital, a systematic investment manager, is further expanding its use of OpenGamma’s derivatives analytics across the range of markets it trades.
Alameda Research is leading a USD40 million investment round in Oxygen, a decentralised prime brokerage protocol that will offer prime brokerage services that have traditionally been limited to investment banks and hedge funds to everyone, free of centralised control.
KB Associates (KBA), a professional services firm advising investment funds and asset managers, is to acquire EFG Fund Management SA, a Luxembourg-based management company and subsidiary of EFG International AG, the Swiss Private Banking Group.
AK Jensen Group (AKJ), a provider of turnkey trading and infrastructure solutions for fund managers, has acquired FMG Malta Ltd (FMG), a full scope Alternative Investment Fund Manager (AIFM) for both traditional and crypto hedge funds.
ARK36, one of Europe’s fastest-growing cryptocurrency-focused investment funds, has partnered with CVX Ventures, a Danish venture investor, as part of the fund’s ongoing effort to strengthen its presence in the European market and to provide more value at scale to its investors.
Hedge fund Alden Global Capital (Alden) is to acquire all of the outstanding shares of the common stock of Tribune Publishing, owner of the Chicago Tribune, the New York Daily News and other local newspapers, for USD17.25 per share in cash.
JTC, a global provider of fund, corporate and private client services, has acquired INDOS Financial and its subsidiaries (INDOS) for a maximum consideration of GBP12.5 million.
AKJt Holdings Limited (AKJt), an affiliate of AK Jenson Group (AKJ), a provider of turnkey trading and infrastructure solutions for fund managers, has acquired RiskCap Ltd.
ION Investment Group (ION) is to acquire options technology and execution provider Dash Financial Technologies from Flexpoint Ford.