James Waldinger, Artivest

Artivest expands alternative investment platform to offer product structuring and fund distribution solutions

Wed, 23/01/2019 - 10:24

Following the successful completion of its merger with alternative asset manager Altegris, Artivest has expanded its suite of services to include product structuring and fund distribution solutions for asset and wealth manager enterprise partners. »

Kim Fournais, Saxo Bank

Saxo Bank launches new platform for investors in Denmark

Thu, 22/11/2018 - 08:34

Saxo Bank, a fintech specialist focussed on multi-asset trading and investment, has launched SaxoInvester, a new platform that gives the growing investor segment the opportunity to build long-term portfolios across stocks, bonds, mutual funds, ETFs, and SaxoSelect portfolios. »

Bob Kneip, KNEIP

KNEIP launches new platform in London

Thu, 15/11/2018 - 10:54

KNEIP, a Luxembourg-based fund industry specialist, is launching a new digital service platform to the London market, allowing more transparency as well as greater efficiency in the funds industry. »

Steven Kiel, Arquitos

Arquitos Capital Management becomes first independent client for Willow Oak’s FMS

Fri, 09/11/2018 - 10:19

Arquitos Capital (Arquitos) has become the first independently-run client of Willow Oak Asset Management’s (Willow Oak) fund management services (FMS) offering. »

David Young, Gemini

Blueprint Capital Advisors selects Gemini’s dedicated managed account platform

Thu, 08/11/2018 - 09:45

Blueprint Capital Advisors (Blueprint), an investment firm focussed on manager sourcing, due diligence and the structuring of investments in emerging managers and strategies, has adopted The Gemini Companies dedicated managed account (DMA) offering.   »

Steven Fradkin, Northern Trust

New Northern Trust alternatives platform provides access to highly selective hedge fund strategies

Tue, 06/11/2018 - 09:26

Northern Trust has launched an alternatives platform to provide its wealth management clients with a source of total-portfolio risk diversification. »

Boaz Yaari, ShareGain

London-based fintech startup, Sharegain rolls out FCA-approved securities lending platform

Tue, 06/11/2018 - 09:13

Fintech startup Sharegain, whose securities lending platform allows any investor to generate revenue through loaning out their financial assets, has raised a total of USD12 million (including USD5 million in the latest round) to support the roll-out of its platform to private banks, online brokers and robo-advisers, as well as scaling up its operations with family offices and asset management firms in line with significant early demand. 


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BB&T Securities Selects CAIS to expand alternative investment access for advisers

Wed, 17/10/2018 - 10:13

BB&T Securities has selected CAIS to bolster its range of alternative investment offerings and can now offer access to hedge funds, private equity and debt, real estate and other non-traditional investment strategies to its financial advisers.  »

Simon Stewart, The Growth Stage

The Growth Stage launches institutional funding platform for investment in private growth companies

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 08:59

The Growth Stage has launched what it says is the world’s first funding platform for private growth companies to raise investment capital from regulated institutional investors. »

Oliver Jaegemann, AMX

Magnetar and Lomas add additional USD1bn to AMX platform

Mon, 08/10/2018 - 10:03

AMX, an open architecture marketplace for the buying and selling of asset management services, has launched Magnetar Capital (Magnetar) and Lomas Capital Management (Lomas) onto the platform. »


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