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EnterNext-backed SMEs raise EUR9bn in 2014

Thu, 29/01/2015 - 18:00

SMEs turned increasingly to financial markets in 2014, with companies backed by Euronext subsidiary EnterNext raising a total of EUR9 billion on Euronext’s pan-European markets.  »

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Fund industry exec Joseph Dello Russo joins Convergence

Thu, 29/01/2015 - 17:30

Convergence has appointed Joseph (Joe) Dello Russo, former Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative officer of MFS Investment Management as a Senior Managing Director.  »

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Ryan Waddington joins Arsenal Venture Partners as Partner

Thu, 29/01/2015 - 16:45

Arsenal Venture Partners has appointed Ryan Waddington (pictured) as a Partner. He will lead the firm’s efforts in the Midwest region and will be involved in all areas of the firm's operations, from sourcing investments to interfacing with strategic organisations, to delivering value to Arsenal's portfolio companies. »

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Greensolver to actively manage 25MW wind farm portfolio in France for Glennmount

Thu, 29/01/2015 - 15:30

Clean energy investment fund Glennmont Partners, as selected Greensolver to actively manage a 25MW wind portfolio in France. »

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Crestline-Kirchner assumes management of Medley Opportunity Fund I

Thu, 29/01/2015 - 14:30

Crestline-Kirchner has replaced Medley Capital as the investment manager of Medley Opportunity Fund Ltd. and Medley Opportunity Fund (MOF I Funds).   »

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Center Coast MLP & Infrastructure Fund makes USD40m private equity investment

Thu, 29/01/2015 - 13:30

Center Coast MLP & Infrastructure Fund (CEN) has agreed to invest up to USD40.0 million, through a limited partnership, in a new midstream gas gathering, processing, and transportation platform.   »

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Araxid raises USD12.5m in Series A funding from Bessemer Venture Partners and Columbia Capital

Thu, 29/01/2015 - 12:30

Araxid Prime has closed a USD12.5 million Series A funding round led jointly by Bessemer Venture Partners (BVP) and Columbia Capital (ColCap).  »

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NXT Capital closes USD800m leveraged loan fund

Thu, 29/01/2015 - 12:00

NXT Capital has held the closing of the NXT Capital Senior Loan Fund III, a leveraged loan fund that will invest in first and second lien loan transactions originated and underwritten by NXT Capital’s Corporate Finance Group.  »

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KKR provides growth equity to ClickTale

Thu, 29/01/2015 - 11:00

KKR is to lead a USD35 million growth equity investment in ClickTale, a Digital Customer Experience (DCX) SaaS company based in Tel Aviv, Israel.  »

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Conifer completes SOC 1 Type 2 examination

Thu, 29/01/2015 - 10:30

Conifer Financial Services, a provider of fund administration, middle office, trade execution, and prime brokerage services to the asset management industry, has received an unqualified opinion in the Service Organisation Controls (SOC) 1 TYPE 2 (SSAE 16) 2014 examination of its fund administration entity, Conifer Asset Solutions.  »

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Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 10:24

With service providers reporting growth in hybrid funds, funds for single investors and bespoke managed accounts, this report examines the regulations and new services being developed in Cayman to tackle the fast-changing offshore funds market... »

Article
Christopher ELvin, Preqin

977 private equity funds held a final close throughout the year raising a total of USD486bn, higher than any annual amount between 2009 and 2012, and on track to match the 2013 total. Preqin’s Christopher Elvin (pictured) reviews a year of private equity fundraising:  ... »

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Over half of infrastructure funds that closed in 2014 exceeded their fundraising target, up from 37% of funds in 2013. Andrew Moylan, Preqin’s Head of Real Assets Products, takes a look at infrastructure fundraising over the last 12 months: ... »

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Guide to relocation 2014

Guide to Relocation 2014

Mon, 24/11/2014 - 10:53

The GFM Guide to Relocation 2014 draws together in one volume the key points covering the relocation of investment funds and managers to the following major jurisdictions – The Bahamas, BVI, Guernsey, Malta and Ticino... »

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Andrew Milligan, Standard Life Investments

2015 a pivotal year for global markets

Mon, 22/12/2014 - 09:57

Standard Life Investments, the global investment manager, believes that 2015 has all the hallmarks of a pivotal year for global financial markets. Andrew Milligan, Head of Global Strategy, Standard Life Investments, comments… ... »

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