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pound signs receives a GBP6m term loan from Silicon Valley Bank to help accelerate growth  

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 17:30, the UK’s largest curated online marketplace, has secured a GBP6M term loan from Silicon Valley Bank. The funding will be used to provide additional liquidity as the business continues to grow. »

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LetterOne Technology appoint Jeremie Berrebi and Gennady Gazin to advisory board

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 16:30

LetterOne Technology, a strategic long-term investor in international technology markets, has strengthened its advisory board with the appointment of Jeremie Berrebi and Gennady Gazin. »


Lonsdale Capital Partners acquires HVAC&R as add-on to Oteac investment

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 16:00

HVAC&R Limited (HVAC&R), a provider of heating, ventilation and air conditioning solutions to the oil and gas sector, has been acquired for GBP10.25million with capital from  »

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LDC backs ‘mid-sized Britain’ with GBP1.2bn commitment

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 15:30

LDC, the private equity division of Lloyds Banking Group, has announced plans to increase its investment in the UK’s mid-sized companies. »

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Market conditions turning private equity investors into sellers

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 14:30

The German private equity market is showing signs of a slight downturn after the buoyant mood experienced since last summer. Deteriorating financing conditions and business prospects mean that investors in the SME sector are increasingly joining the ranks of the sellers.  »

Weekly Brief: Hedge funds rebound as market conditions normalise

Weekly Brief: Hedge funds rebound as market conditions normalise

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 11:07

All lights turned green for Hedge funds after a difficult start to the month. All strategies ended the week in the black pushing the Lyxor Hedge Fund index higher, however, the index remains negative at -0.2 per cent month to date. Earlier in May, the higher volatility regime exhibited by several asset classes impacted hedge funds negatively. »

How to protect fund information shared on the go

How to protect fund information shared on the go

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 11:01

Work patterns in the alternative investments space have seen a significant shift over the years —from working in the office on a computer, to collaborating remotely via mobile applications and bring your own devices (BYOD). To remain competitive, an enormous amount of data must be shared on-the-go to facilitate investment decisions, but with minimal IT oversight, this trend towards mobile could open the door for increased risk of information leakage. »

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Fortress Investment Group and Mount Kellett Capital form strategic alliance

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 10:00

An affiliate of Fortress Investment Group is to become co-manager with Mount Kellett Capital Management of the Mount Kellett investment funds and related accounts (the funds).  »

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Steve Rickards appointed as Barclays head of offshore funds

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 09:00

Barclays has appointed Steve Rickards as head of offshore funds. He will lead the creation and implementation of the bank’s offshore funds strategy and report directly to Paul Savery, managing director of personal and corporate banking in the Channel Islands.   »


Vistra Group to be acquired by Baring Private Equity Asia

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 06:00

Baring Private Equity Asia is to acquire a majority stake in Vistra Group from IK Investment Partners’ IK 2007 Fund. The Vistra Group management team will continue to hold a significant shareholding in the Company after completion.  »

MediaWatch WA awards 2015

See interviews and presentation at the Wealth Adviser 2015 awards ceremony, held at Sketch, Mayfair on the 15th May .... »

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Cybersecurity issues have existed as long as the internet. What seems to have changed in the last 18 months is not only that the nature of the breaches has become more sophisticated, but also the fact that hedge funds have become a much bigger target.  ... »

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Private equity fundraising through the first quarter is examined in this extract from the Preqin Quarterly Update: Private Equity, Q1 2015. ... »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: The Bahamas – How it continues to evolve its funds industry

The Bahamas is taking steps to raise its profile as an attractive funds centre, continuing to build out the popular SMART Fund model template to provide a range of solutions for investment managers, plus its new ICON structure designed to appeal specifically to Brazilian investment managers and advisers.... »

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