SEEIT, the first UK-listed investment company of its kind to invest exclusively in the energy efficiency sector, is to acquire an initial 112 rapid and ultra-fast EV charging stations across the UK from Electric Vehicle Network Limited (EVN) for a total consideration of up to GBP50 million.
Easterly, an asset management holding company that owns stakes in third-party investment management businesses, has acquired an equity interest in James Alpha Advisors, a boutique asset management firm specialising in Global REITs and liquid alternative portfolio solutions.
Fully decentralised derivatives exchange protocol, Injective Protocol, has secured USD2.6 million dollars in a seed funding round.
Aceleron, a UK developer of sustainable and reusable battery solutions, has secured a GBP2m million equity investment, with GBP1.45 million coming from BGF, and the remainder from existing investor Mercia Asset Management.
The foreign exchange (FX) post-trade infrastructure provider Cobalt, has announced the expansion of its bank investors with Standard Chartered as its latest backer. Having signed as a client on Cobalt’s platform in February, Standard Chartered now joins Citi as an investor in Cobalt’s expanding network.
Neptune Networks, the fixed income pre-trade market utility, has closed a capital raise of more than USD15 million from existing shareholders across two-tranches.
TransFICC, a provider of low-latency connectivity and workflow services for fixed income and derivatives markets, has closed its Series A investment round for GBP5.75 million.
Institutional crypto currency trading, tokenisation and storage specialist Crypto Finance has raise CHF14 million in a Series B funding round led by Swiss investor Rainer-Marc Frey and Asian-based Lingfeng Capital led the round, with significant investments from existing and several new investors.
BCS Global Markets, the investment banking division of Russian broker BCS, has reported record-breaking equity and derivatives trading performance for the first quarter of 2020.
Foresight Group (Foresight) has made a GBP800,000 growth capital investment in Substantive Research Limited, a provider of research analysis to asset managers.