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Jian Shi Cortesi, GAM

Shanghai-Hong Kong programme misses connection with investors

Tue, 17/11/2015 - 13:42

Jian Shi Cortesi, investment director at GAM, on how Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect has fared in the year since its launch… »

HVPE admitted to main market of LSE

HVPE admitted to main market of LSE

Thu, 10/09/2015 - 10:32

HarbourVest Global Private Equity Limited (HVPE) has successfully admitted its ordinary shares to the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange (LSE).  »

AlternativeSoft releases v3.5 of buy-side fund analysis software

AlternativeSoft releases v3.5 of buy-side fund analysis software

Wed, 02/09/2015 - 07:36

AlternativeSoft, a provider of buy-side analytics for manager research and portfolio construction in the alternatives and long only markets has announced AlternativeSoft v3.5. »

Keeley Asset Management to transfer ownership to TA Associates

Keeley Asset Management to transfer ownership to TA Associates

Mon, 24/08/2015 - 07:44

Keeley Asset Management is to transfer the voting shares of its parent company, Joley Corp (Joley), to TA Associates (TA).  »

MVI invests in Zegona Communications and acquires Telecable

MVI invests in Zegona Communications and acquires Telecable

Mon, 27/07/2015 - 14:04

Marwyn Value Investors (MVI) has entered into a conditional placing letter to subscribe for a further GBP55.0 million of new ordinary shares in Zegona Communications as part of the placing of new ordinary shares to fund the proposed acquisition of Telecable Capital Holdingand its subsidiaries. »

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NYSE remains leader in capital raising in H1 2015

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 13:51

The New York Stock Exchange saw 264 transactions raising a total of USD94 billion during the first six months of 2015, more than any other exchange in the world.  »


Crowdfunded underground farm to start trading in London

Mon, 29/06/2015 - 21:00

Growing Underground, London’s first subterranean farm, will start trading for the first time in mid-July.  Last year the farm successfully completed a crowd funding round that was oversubscribed.  »

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Innova Capital portfolio company WPH debuts on Warsaw Stock Exchange

Thu, 07/05/2015 - 18:30

Wirtualna Polska Holding (WPH), a portfolio company of private equity fund Innova Capital is now trading on the main market of the Warsaw Stock Exchange.  »

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Sanne lists on LSE Main Market

Mon, 30/03/2015 - 14:00

Sanne, a Jersey headquartered provider of corporate and fund administration, is proceeding with an Initial Public Offering (‘IPO’) and placing of shares on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange. »

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OCIL to raise a further GBP130m

Thu, 26/03/2015 - 20:30

Oakley Capital Investments Limited which provides investors with access to the investment strategy of Oakley Capital Private Equity is planning a GBP130 million placing of 78,787,879 new ordinary shares at a price of 165 pence per share. »


Lendix widens its shareholder base to accelerate growth

Thu, 26/03/2015 - 18:30

Two weeks after announcing Alain Ducasse Entreprise as the first borrower to use its SME lending marketplace, Lendix has brought in major new shareholders. »

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HVPE to list on LSE main market

Thu, 26/03/2015 - 16:00

HarbourVest Global Private Equity (HVPE) is planning to move its listing on the Specialist Fund Market to the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange in early September 2015. »

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Euronext launches electronic trading platform for non-listed securities

Wed, 03/12/2014 - 06:00

Euronext has launched Euronext Expert Market, an electronically traded secondary market offering a transparent and secure platform for the sale of non-listed securities by weekly auction. »

UK flag expands UK operations

Thu, 11/09/2014 - 16:05, the first secondary market trading platform in Israel, is expanding its activities in the UK. »

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Euronext UK Markets gets FCA approval for RIE status

Thu, 05/06/2014 - 06:32

Euronext UK Markets Limited has been declared a Recognised Investment Exchange (RIE) by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).   »

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Charles River expands trading solution for swaps with integrated SEF support

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:07

Charles River has enhanced electronic trading support for swap instruments by integrating workflows from Swap Execution Facilities (SEF) in the Charles River Investment Management Solution (IMS). »

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Liquidnet expands into fixed income market with acquisition of bond trading platform

Wed, 19/03/2014 - 06:01

Global institutional trading network Liquidnet is planning to enter the fixed income market with its acquisition of bond trading platform Vega-Chi. »

Currency cogs

Alternative FX firm secures EUR6.5m series A investment

Wed, 12/02/2014 - 06:04

Kantox, an FX firm offering SMEs and mid-caps a foreign currency exchange solution via a peer-to-peer (P2P) trading platform, has secured EUR6.5m of new series A funding. »

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Options partners with Redline to deliver managed equities and options trading platform

Tue, 29/10/2013 - 16:00

Options is expanding its partnership with Redline Trading Solutions, a provider of low-latency market data and order execution solutions, to offer a fully managed ticker plant for options and equities. »

Fiona Le Poidevin, chief executive of Guernsey Finance

Guernsey Finance welcomes CISX decision to consider new listing applications

Mon, 21/10/2013 - 10:06

Guernsey Finance has welcomed an announcement from the Channel Islands Stock Exchange (CISX) that it is once again open to considering new listing applications. »

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Options adds new venues and feeds in Europe and the US

Wed, 21/08/2013 - 12:01

Options, the private financial cloud provider for the capital markets industry, has further expanded its connectivity to a number of key trading venues, in addition to adding a number of new data feeds to the Options PIPE Platform. »

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CSX issues new listing rules

Tue, 20/08/2013 - 12:01

New listing rules for equities and investment funds have been issued by the Cayman Islands Stock Exchange (CSX) as a further development of its upgrade to the Deutsche Boerse’s Xetra trading platform.  »

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Augentius launches Augentius Depositary Company Limited

Wed, 13/03/2013 - 14:30

Augentius has launched the Augentius Depositary Company Limited, a separate standalone business providing depository services to UK managers. »

Global currency

Options continues expansion with new FX trading destinations

Wed, 13/03/2013 - 12:45

Options, provider of the Options PIPE Private Financial Cloud, a managed infrastructure platform for the trading and alternative investment communities, has expanded connectivity to additional global foreign exchange markets and has upgraded connectivity between the major US trading venues. »

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FSI Group lists on AlphaMetrix

Wed, 13/02/2013 - 06:35

Hedge and private equity fund manager FSI Group has joined the AlphaMetrix TransparentFund platform. FSI Group will retain its existing service providers and enhance its already robust infrastructure by offering investors risk monitoring, reporting, customised transparency and a thorough background investigation via AlphaMetrix. »


IPOs outperform FTSE100 over 2011-2012

Tue, 05/02/2013 - 06:29

The share price of companies undertaking recent IPOs on London’s Main Market in the past two years have outperformed the FTSE100 overall, according to research from Deloitte, the business advisory firm. »

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A stronger year for AIM in 2012 and primed for a positive start to 2013, says Deloitte

Mon, 24/12/2012 - 12:15

The Alternative Investment Market (AIM) looks primed for a strong start to 2013 following a robust year in 2012, according to analysis by Deloitte, the business advisory firm.  »

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NYSE Euronext is leader in IPO proceeds raised for second consecutive year

Thu, 20/12/2012 - 11:56

For the second consecutive year, NYSE Euronext raised more proceeds from initial public offerings (IPOs) than any other global exchange group in 2012 with USD36bn in total global proceeds raised from 117 IPOs.  »


2012 IPO market surpasses 2011 despite Q4 slowdown, says PwC

Thu, 20/12/2012 - 10:17

Total volume and proceeds raised in the 2012 IPO market increased over 2011, despite the slowdown in activity during the fourth quarter, according to IPO Watch, a quarterly and annual survey of IPOs listed on US stock exchanges by PwC US.  »


Nomura launches daily investible index targeting private equity returns

Wed, 19/12/2012 - 12:14

Nomura has launched the Nomura QES Modelled Private Equity Returns Index (PERI) in the US, the first daily investible index for institutional investors which targets returns similar to those achieved through investment in private equity buyout funds on a committed capital basis. »


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