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Jonathan Punter, Punter Southall

Punter Southall Group to merge actuarial, investment consulting and administration businesses with Xafinity

Fri, 08/12/2017 - 08:33

The Punter Southall Group is planning to merge its actuarial, investment consulting and administration businesses with Xafinity in a deal worth up to GBP153 million. »

Stephane Boujnah, Euronext

Euronext acquires Irish Stock Exchange

Thu, 30/11/2017 - 10:37

Euronext has expanded its ‘Federal model’ with the acquisition of 100 per cent of the shares and voting rights of The Irish Stock Exchange (ISE) for EUR137 million. »

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Information Publishing acquires financial data provider CapitalTrack

Mon, 27/11/2017 - 16:40

Information Publishing has acquired CapitalTrack, a data provider of Floating Rate information to the Fixed Income market. »

Euan Fraser, Alpha

Alpha FMC launches Alpha Data Solutions

Mon, 27/11/2017 - 10:24

Asset and wealth management consultancy Alpha FMC has launched a new Data Solutions division to bolster its digital consultancy offering. »

Mike Weston, PiP

PiP to acquire portfolio of UK public-private partnership interests

Mon, 27/11/2017 - 10:10

The Pensions Infrastructure Platform (PiP) is to acquire a portfolio of interests in ten UK public-private partnership projects for just over GBP400 million from Aberdeen UK Infrastructure Partners (Aberdeen). PiP will manage the interests directly. »

Alberto Nagel, Mediobanca

Mediobanca to acquire 69 per cent interest in RAM Active Investments

Thu, 23/11/2017 - 17:16

Mediobanca is to acquire a 69 per cent interest in RAM Active Investments (RAM AI), a Switzerland-based systematic investment manager. »

George Mavroudis, Guardian Capital

Guardian Capital Group acquires majority interest in Alta Capital Management

Tue, 21/11/2017 - 09:07

Guardian Capital Group Limited is to acquire a significant majority interest in Alta Capital Management, an investment management firm based in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. »

James Grimwood, CMS

CMS global private equity head reports huge amounts of activity in the sector this year

Mon, 20/11/2017 - 08:52

In May this year, CMS underwent the biggest tripartite merger in legal history in the UK, combining with Nabarro and Olswang to create a law firm with the third biggest footprint and 4,500 lawyers working globally. »

Scott Rosen, Visible Alpha

Visible Alpha acquires Alpha Exchange

Fri, 17/11/2017 - 09:58

Visible Alpha has acquired Alpha Exchange, a research, discovery and management platform for investment professionals. »

Chad Rakvin, LGIM

LGIM forecasts greater ETF uptake from UK IFAs and wealth managers post ETF Securities acquisition

Wed, 15/11/2017 - 13:28

LGIM’s purchase of ETF Securities’ Canvas platform, announced this morning, brings ETF Securities’ Howie Li and his team across to the UK’s largest asset manager, which also has USD481 billion in index fund assets. »


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