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London Stock Exchange Group to increase majority shareholding in LCH Group

Fri, 19/10/2018 - 18:40

London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) is in the process of acquiring further shares in LCH Group Holdings Limited (LCH), which will increase its majority ownership of this strategic business. »

DWS and Tikehau Capital form strategic alliance

Wed, 17/10/2018 - 08:56

DWS Group and Tikehau Capital have agreed to enter into a strategic alliance, deepening their relationship following Tikehau’s participation in the initial public offering of DWS in March 2018. With the agreement, the two asset managers aim to identify and develop various business opportunities. »

Tyra S Jeffries, CreativeCap

CreativeCap Advisors’ Global Emerging Manager Incubator announces inaugural Fall 2018 Class

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 10:19

CreativeCap Advisors has selected five companies to join its inaugural Fall 2018 Class for the Global Emerging Manager Incubator. »

Jay Hooley, State Street

State Street completes acquisition of Charles River Development

Fri, 05/10/2018 - 09:44

State Street Corporation has completed its acquisition of Charles River Systems, (Charles River Development), a deal that enables a global interoperable platform connecting the front, middle and back office with one provider.   »

Jeffrey Sprecher, ICE

Intercontinental Exchange completes acquisition of MERS

Fri, 05/10/2018 - 09:39

Intercontinental Exchange has acquired the remaining equity of MERSCORP Holding, owner of Mortgage Electronic Registrations Systems, (MERS). ICE has owned a majority equity interest in MERS since 2016. »

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Liquidnet launches trading of Brazilian equities

Thu, 04/10/2018 - 22:50

Liquidnet’s global institutional trading network has announced that its global buy-side community of more than 930 member firms can now trade Brazilian equities anonymously through its platform.   »

Gene Luciani, eVestment

eVestment acquires RedQuarry

Wed, 03/10/2018 - 09:29

eVestment, a specialist in institutional investor data and analytics, has acquired RedQuarry, the provider of a cloud-based investment research management solution. »

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Blackstone-led consortium completes deal with Thomson Reuters for Financial & Risk Business

Tue, 02/10/2018 - 10:10

Private equity funds managed by Blackstone – together with Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) and GIC – have completed the previously announced partnership transaction with Thomson Reuters for Thomson Reuters’ Financial & Risk (F&R) business. »

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Glencore increases size of share buy-back programme

Wed, 26/09/2018 - 10:16

Glencore is to increase the size of its existing USD1 billion share buy-back programme by an additional amount of up to USD1 billion. The duration of the programme will also be extended until the close of dealings on 20 February 2019 – the day before the announcement of the company’s 2018 full-year results. »

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Victory Capital to acquire Harvest Volatility Management

Tue, 25/09/2018 - 10:03

Victory Capital is to acquire Harvest Volatility Management (Harvest), a specialist in derivative asset management with approximately USD12 billion in assets under management (AUM) as of 31 July 2018. »


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