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Vistra aquires Squires Gilbride Chartered Accountants & Advisors in Ireland

Fri, 16/02/2018 - 09:17

Dublin based Squires Gilbride Chartered Accountants & Advisors has been acquired by Vistra, a corporate service provider of international incorporations, trust, fiduciary, private office, and fund administration services. »

Brian Duperrault, AIG

AIG to acquire Validus for USD5.56bn in cash

Mon, 22/01/2018 - 18:47

Global insurer American International Group is to acquire all outstanding common shares of Validus Holdings, a provider of reinsurance, primary insurance, and asset management services. »

Scott Campbell, MitonOptimal

MitonOptimal to acquire CIP

Fri, 19/01/2018 - 08:55

MitonOptimal is to acquire Central Investment Planning (CIP). With assets under advice exceeding GBP100 million, the acquisition of CIP will enable MitonOptimal to develop its bespoke portfolio management offering, complementing the existing model portfolio service and multi-asset fund range. »

Juan Alcarez, Allfunds

Allfunds acquires Finametrix

Thu, 18/01/2018 - 09:07

Allfunds has acquired Finametrix, a provider of asset management and advice fintech solutions. »

Jenny Johnson, Franklin Resources

Franklin Templeton buys Edinburgh Partners

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 14:28

Investment management firm Franklin Templeton Investments has entered into an agreement to acquire Edinburgh Partners Limited. The transaction is subject to regulatory approvals and is expected to be completed in the first half of 2018. »

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Mercer acquires BFC Asset Management in Japan

Wed, 17/01/2018 - 10:08

Mercer, a global consulting leader in advancing health, wealth, and career, and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (MMC), has acquired BFC Asset Management Co (BFC), one of Japan’s leading independently owned multi managers, focused on alternative investment strategies. »

Nick Cawley, Ocorian

Ocorian extends funds and corporate services in Luxembourg and Mauritius with MAS acquisition

Mon, 15/01/2018 - 10:06

Ocorian – an independent provider of corporate, alternative investment and private client services – has completed the acquisition of MAS International (MAS), a Luxembourg and Mauritius based provider of fund administration and corporate services. »

Neil Hennessy, Hennessy Advisors

Hennessy Advisors acquires Rainier US Equity Funds

Mon, 15/01/2018 - 10:03

Hennessy Advisors has completed the acquisition of assets related to the management of the Rainier Small/Mid Cap Equity Fund, the third and final of the Rainier US Equity Funds. »

Bill Stone, SS and C

SS&C to acquire DST Systems

Fri, 12/01/2018 - 10:28

SS&C Technologies Holdings is to acquire DST Systems, a provider of proprietary technology-based information processing and servicing solutions. »

Peter Cherecwich, Northern Trust

Northern Trust to acquire technology and software development resources from Citadel

Fri, 12/01/2018 - 09:55

Northern Trust Corporation has reached an agreement with Citadel to bring Omnium technology development in-house – including a team of key development professionals as well as software development rights for its Omnium technology platform. »


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