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Shalin Madan, Bodhi Tree

Bodhi Tree purchases minority stake in Sudrania Fund Services

Thu, 06/12/2018 - 10:15

Bodhi Tree Asset Management (Bodhi Tree) has purchased a minority stake in Sudrania Fund Services (Sudrania) as part of its strategy to create a scalable front to back-office multi-asset class solution for RIAs, Family Office, and Endowment model investors, all backed by cloud technology. »

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BNP Paribas moves to real-time margin calculations with FIS Margin Advisor

Wed, 05/12/2018 - 17:39

BNP Paribas has selected FIS’ Cleared Derivatives Margin Advisor, a solution that enables sell-side firms, investment funds and institutional investors to better assess and calculate initial margin requirements on cleared derivatives portfolios. »

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Fund experts deliver update on audit, accounting and tax trends at Gemini Industry Summit

Wed, 05/12/2018 - 13:27

The Gemini Companies (Gemini) has shared insights (via a recording) from a recent event they hosted in Boston featuring experienced accounting, tax, and audit professionals. »

Matthew Hudson, M J Hudson

MJ Hudson acquires asset management data and analytics firm Amaces

Wed, 05/12/2018 - 10:57

London-based asset management consultancy, MJ Hudson, has acquired Amaces, a data and analytics firm, which provides tools and consulting services to help institutional investors benchmark and monitor the cost and quality of the investor services they receive from their custodian banks.   »

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FS-ISAC names new CEO

Wed, 05/12/2018 - 10:42

The Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center (FS-ISAC), has appointed Steven Silberstein as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective 1 January 2019. »

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Avelacom to provide IT Infrastructure for XTRD cryptocurrency trading platform

Wed, 05/12/2018 - 10:39

Avelacom, a connectivity and IT infrastructure solutions provider for the financial services industry, has partnered with XTRD to provide ultra-reliable and low latency access to all major crypto exchanges globally. »

Fieldfisher hires renewables partner as Co-Head of Energy and Natural Resources

Wed, 05/12/2018 - 10:37

European law firm Fieldfisher has appointed Matthew Williams as corporate partner and Co-Head of Energy and Natural Resources, based in London and Birmingham. »

Peter Cherecwich, Northern Trust

Northern Trust acquires forex software solutions provider BEx

Wed, 05/12/2018 - 10:23

Northern Trust is to acquire BEx, a provider of foreign exchange (FX) software solutions, to drive innovation and growth in its Global Foreign Exchange business. »

Andrew Millar, Estera

Cayman Funds - Meeting the new anti-money laundering rules, deadline approaching

Wed, 05/12/2018 - 08:03

By Andrew Millar & Gerrard Finnegan, Estera – While New Year is generally a time of celebration, recent history has shown that it can also ring in a regulatory deadline or two. As the world welcomed in 2018, Europe saw the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II) come into force. And later this year, it’s the turn of the Cayman Islands, with a final deadline for the revised Proceeds of Crime Law landing on 31 December. »

Chris Duggan, CAIS

Lights, camera, action: CAIS 2019 set to be a blockbuster

Wed, 05/12/2018 - 07:55

“Tech-tonic Shift: Innovation in Alternative Investments” will be the theme of the 2019 Cayman Alternative Investment Summit (CAIS), This will be the sixth year for CAIS and it promises to be the biggest yet at the Kimpton Seafire Resort & Spa on Grand Cayman, owned by Dart Enterprises, the host sponsor for CAIS.  »


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