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Tom Callahan, BlackRock

BlackRock to acquire Cachematrix

Wed, 28/06/2017 - 09:50

BlackRock is to acquire Cachematrix, a provider of financial technology which simplifies the cash management process for banks and their corporate clients in an open-architecture platform. »

Leila Kotlar-Bouget, CdR Capital

PSAM acquires CdR Capital stake

Tue, 27/06/2017 - 09:22

Alternative asset manager P Schoenfeld Asset Management (PSAM) has purchased a minority stake in CdR Capital, a UK and Geneva headquartered private investment office. »

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South Pole Group sells Climate Neutral Investments subsidiary to Institutional Shareholder Services

Wed, 21/06/2017 - 09:32

Sustainability solutions provider South Pole Group has sold its subsidiary Climate Neutral Investments (CNI) to Institutional Shareholder Services Inc (ISS), a provider of end-to-end corporate governance and responsible investment solutions to the financial community.  »

Adrian Jones, Allianz Global Investors

Allianz Global Investors makes GBP500m bond investment in M6 toll road acquired by IFM Investors

Tue, 20/06/2017 - 13:28

Allianz Global Investors (AllianzGI) has made a GBP500 million bond investment in the M6 toll road in central England, following the acquisition of the road by IFM Investors (IFM). »

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Rock Rail Consortium’s GBP1bn deal sets new high for institutional investment into UK rolling stock

Tue, 20/06/2017 - 09:41

Financial Close has been reached on the GBP1 billion financing of new Bombardier trains for the new South Western franchise operators FirstGroup and MTR. »

Adam French, Scalable Capital

BlackRock to take a minority equity stake in digital investment manager Scalable Capital

Tue, 20/06/2017 - 09:21

Scalable Capital has secured a EUR30 million funding round, led by BlackRock alongside existing investors HV Holtzbrinck Ventures and Tengelmann Ventures. »

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Pinnacle Financial Partners closes merger with BNC Bancorp

Mon, 19/06/2017 - 09:00

The merger of Pinnacle Financial Partners and BNC Bancorp (BNC) has closed today, bringing Pinnacle’s urban community banking model into seven new markets in the Carolinas and Virginia. »

Willem Kooyker, Blenheim Capital

Blenheim Capital Management to spin-off Amsterdam unit

Thu, 15/06/2017 - 10:13

Blenheim Capital Management has reached an agreement with the employees of its Amsterdam-based affiliate, Blenheim Capital Management BBV, to establish the Dutch outfit as an independent entity. »

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Misys and D+H join forces to create new fintech company Finastra

Wed, 14/06/2017 - 17:50

Misys and D+H have joined forces to create a diversified global financial software provider which will operate under the new company name Finastra. »

Nathan Sewell, Capital Risks

New Transaction Liability MGA secures deal with CBL Insurance

Tue, 13/06/2017 - 07:50

Capital Risks Limited (Capital Risks), a new Managing General Agency (MGA), has secured an agreement with CBL Insurance Ltd (CBL), of New Zealand to enable it to underwrite Transaction Liability Insurance. »


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