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Liquidnet acquires OTAS Technologies

Thu, 18/05/2017 - 09:04

Institutional trading network Liquidnet has acquired OTAS Technologies – an analytics platform that delivers actionable market intelligence and context directly to institutional traders and portfolio managers. »

Algomi to acquire AB’s ALFA fixed income liquidity and analytics tool

Tue, 16/05/2017 - 14:26

Algomi, a network company providing information-matching solutions for the optimisation of fixed income liquidity, is to acquire and distribute the ALFA product created and developed by AllianceBernstein (AB). »

Martin Crawford, Vistra

Vistra acquires Foster Raffan’s compliance division

Mon, 15/05/2017 - 09:18

Vistra, a corporate service provider of international incorporations, trust, fiduciary, private office and fund administration services, has acquired the compliance division of Foster Raffan, a boutique chartered accounting firm based in Sydney, Australia. »

Justin Guthrie, ACA

ACA Compliance Group expands performance practice

Thu, 11/05/2017 - 10:47

ACA Compliance Group is expanding its GIPS verification and performance practice, ACA Performance Services, with the acquisition of Ashland Partners’ GIPS verification and performance practice. »

Ian Pollari, KPMG

KPMG acquires Matchi

Wed, 10/05/2017 - 09:03

KPMG International has acquired Matchi, a fintech innovation and matchmaking platform that connects financial institutions, including banks and insurance companies, with financial services technology solutions and companies worldwide. »

Peter Hughes, Apex

Apex acquires Equinoxe Alternative Investment Services

Wed, 10/05/2017 - 08:36

Apex Fund Services has agreed a recapitalisation deal with middle-market private equity firm Genstar Capital and is also to acquire Equinoxe Alternative Investment Services. »

BT acquires IP Trade

Tue, 02/05/2017 - 12:24

BT has completed the acquisition of IP Trade, a provider of unified communications and collaboration solutions for trading floor environments and command-and-control dispatch centres, following approval by the UK’s Competition & Markets Authority (CMA). »

Richard Butcher, PTL

PTL team completes MBO

Tue, 02/05/2017 - 10:22

Pitmans Trustees (PTL), an independent trustee and governance services provider, has completed a management buyout (MBO). »

Global fintech market sees quiet Q1 as M&A slows and VC funding holds steady

Fri, 28/04/2017 - 09:04

Global fintech investment got off to a soft start in Q1 2017, with the total invested globally at USD3.2 billion, down from USD4.15 billion in Q4 2016, according to the Q1 2017 edition of The Pulse of Fintech – KPMG International's quarterly report on fintech investment. »

Peter Harrison, Schroders

Schroders accelerates growth of private assets business with acquisition of Adveq

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 09:19

Schroders is to acquire Adveq Holding, a private equity solutions business, accelerating the growth of its private assets business. »


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