deals and transactions
Joseph Nicholas, HFR

Aberdeen Standard partners with HFR to offer passive hedge fund investment products

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 09:43

Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI) has signed an exclusive licence agreement with Hedge Fund Research (HFR), a specialist in the indexation, analysis and research of the global hedge fund industry, to launch a series of products that will track a range of investable hedge fund indices. »

Kaiko raises EUR5m seed investment to provide data infrastructure for digital assets markets

Wed, 11/09/2019 - 09:41

Kaiko, a digital assets data provider, has raised EUR5 million in seed funding from global financial services investors Anthemis Group and Point Nine Capital. Other major investors include CoinShares, pioneers in digital asset management since 2014. »

Bill Capuzzi, Apex Clearing

PEAK6 acquires Electronic Transaction Clearing

Tue, 10/09/2019 - 09:34

PEAK6, a Chicago-based investment and technology firm, has acquired Electronic Transaction Clearing (ETC), a custodian and clearing provider with a technology-driven approach to serving the institutional and professional trading marketplace. »

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DWF advises EEW Capital Finance PLC on EUR200m bond programme

Fri, 06/09/2019 - 14:06

Global legal business, DWF, has advised EEW Capital Finance PLC in its capacity as Issuer on EUR200m Medium Term Note bond programme. »

Loud hailer

SS&C Intralinks and Black&Callow form alliance

Mon, 02/09/2019 - 13:23

Black&Callow, a European financial print and communications company, and Intralinks, a global financial technology provider for the global banking, deal making and capital markets communities, have formed a strategic alliance to provide end-to-end solutions for Capital Markets fundraisings and related transactions. »

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Tikehau Capital and T&D Insurance Group form strategic partnership in Japan

Mon, 02/09/2019 - 10:34

Tikehau Capital, an alternative asset management and investment group, and T&D Insurance Group, a major Japanese insurance company, have agreed to enter into a business and capital alliance. »

Nigel Wilson, Legal & General

L&G invests GBP57m in UK solar portfolios

Fri, 30/08/2019 - 10:06

Legal & General has provided GBP57.5 million of long-term debt financing to support Hermes Infrastructure in its recapitalisation of two solar photovoltaic (solar PV) portfolios in England and Wales.  »

Assured Guaranty to acquire asset management firm BlueMountain

Thu, 08/08/2019 - 09:51

Assured Guaranty’s subsidiary Assured Guaranty US Holdings (AGUS) is to acquire all of the outstanding equity interests in BlueMountain Capital Management (BlueMountain) and its associated entities for a purchase price of approximately USD160 million, subject to certain adjustments. »


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