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deals and transactions
Simon Thornton, PraxisIFM

PraxisIFM acquires 50 per cent stake in RiskCo Group

Thu, 19/10/2017 - 10:37

PraxisIFM is extending its pension servicing offering with the acquisition of a 50 per cent stake in RiskCo Group in the Netherlands. »

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Eidoo raises USD27.9m in ICO

Tue, 17/10/2017 - 10:29

Eidoo, the multi-currency wallet, hybrid exchange and ICO engine, has raised USD27,913.264 in an Initial Coin Offering (ICO). »

Andy Briggs, Aviva

Aviva and L&G complete GBP600m UK bulk annuity deal

Tue, 17/10/2017 - 10:03

Aviva and Legal & General (L&G) have completed a GBP600 million bulk annuity deal with The Pearson Pension Plan. »

Mick O'Brien, EQT

Treasury Capital Fund Solutions becomes EQT partner business

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 10:18

EQT Holdings Limited (EQT), a provider of Responsible Entity services in Australia, has acquired a 60 per cent shareholding in London based Treasury Capital Ltd. »

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Aviva to exit Taiwan

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 10:12

Aviva has agreed to sell its entire 49 per cent shareholding in its joint venture in Taiwan, First Aviva Life (Aviva Taiwan) to joint venture partner, First Financial Holding Co (FFH). »

Steve Toland, TransFICC

TransFICC secures strategic investment from Illuminate Financial and Main Incubator

Thu, 12/10/2017 - 08:14

TransFICC, a provider of low-latency connectivity for fixed income and derivative markets, has secured EUR1 million in early stage investment from capital markets specialists, Illuminate Financial and Frankfurt based early stage investor in FinTech, Main Incubator. »

Russell Napier, ERIC

DC Thomson invests in ERIC to enhance MIFID II ready unbundled research provision

Thu, 12/10/2017 - 08:11

DC Thomson is partnering with Electronic Research Interchange (ERIC) to develop its bespoke investment research offering for the post-MiFID II world. This transaction will see DC Thomson acquire a material stake in ERIC. 


Simon Thornton, PraxisIFM

PraxisIFM acquires Kompas International

Wed, 11/10/2017 - 09:09

PraxisIFM is extending its global reach with the acquisition of Kompas International in the Netherlands – the first acquisition the Group has made since it listed on The International Stock Exchange. »

Mark Mullin, Transamerica

Akaan and Aegon JV launches asset management company for Mexico

Thu, 05/10/2017 - 09:45

Aegon NV and its subsidiary Transamerica have teamed up with Administradora Akaan to create an asset management company named Akaan Transamerica.  »

Jean Raby, Natixis

Natixis acquires majority stake in Investors Mutual Limited in Australia

Tue, 03/10/2017 - 10:51

Natixis is to acquire a majority ownership stake (51.9 per cent) in Investors Mutual Limited (IML) in Australia, which becomes a new affiliate of Natixis Global Asset Management. »


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