newsLatest site

money thumbs up

DataGravity closes USD50m Series C Round led by Accel Partners

Wed, 10/12/2014 - 09:00

DataGravity has raised USD50 million in a series C investment round led by Silicon Valley venture capital firm Accel Partners.  »

money bag

Sustained fast growth by Invenias attracts additional USD2m funding from MMC Ventures

Wed, 10/12/2014 - 06:00

Invenias has completed an additional funding round led by fund managers MMC Ventures, raising an additional USD2.0 million – taking the total external funding raised to USD4.0 million. »

man with megaphone

Growthgate-backed Gama Aviation completes reverse merger and lists on AIM London Stock Exchange

Tue, 09/12/2014 - 21:00

Growthgate Capital’s portfolio company Gama Aviation has proposed a GBP82 million (USD127 million) reverse takeover with Hangar 8, an international operator listed on the London Stock Exchange’s Alternative Investment Market (AIM).  »

London

Sandro Galfetti joins Park Hill Group in London

Tue, 09/12/2014 - 17:45

Sandro Galfetti has joined The Park Hill Group’s secondary advisory business as a Principal based in London.   »

meeting

James Cowper advises GfK on its acquisition of Cogenta Systems Limited

Tue, 09/12/2014 - 17:30

James Cowper has advised German-based GfK SE (GfK) on its acquisition of real-time retail intelligence provider, Cogenta Systems Limited (Cogenta).   »

sell button

IK Investment Partners to sell EPiServer

Tue, 09/12/2014 - 16:45

IK Investment Partners’ IK 2007 Fund is to sell EPiServer to Accel – KKR (AKKR), a technology-focused private equity firm specialising in software and IT-enabled businesses.  »

tape measure

SEI introduces AIFMD Annex IV reporting solution

Tue, 09/12/2014 - 11:00

SEI has expanded the regulatory compliance component of its global operating platform to meet Annex IV transparency reporting requirements under the EU’s Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD). »

upwards arrow

SLEPET NAV up 5.8% in year to end September

Tue, 09/12/2014 - 09:00

The Standard Life European Private Equity Trust’s (SLEPET) net asset value per ordinary share (NAV) rose by 5.8% to 257.4p during the year ended 30 September 2014. The NAV total return to shareholders was 7.7%. »

Recycle sign

BGF makes investment in Teesside recycling business

Tue, 09/12/2014 - 06:00

Business Growth Fund (BGF), the independent company established to help Britain’s growing businesses, has invested GBP7.5m growth capital in J&B Recycling.  »

laptop

Nexthink raises USD14.5m

Mon, 08/12/2014 - 21:00

Nexthink, a provider of End-user IT Analytics, has secured USD14.5 million in a Series D round of funding, led by Auriga Partners with participation from new investor and entrepreneur Gilles Queru and existing investors VI Partners and Mannai Corporation. »

features
Special report
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... »

Comment
Neil Williams, Hermes

Hermes Chief Economist Neil Williams comments on the latest UK inflation statistics… ... »

Special report
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... »

Article
Stack of US dollar bills

Global assets under management* of the private real estate industry have reached USD742bn, an all-time high for the industry, and up from USD697bn as of the end of 2013. Preqin’s Andrew Moylan takes a look at the latest stats on the industry. ... »

Comment
John Vail, Nikko Asset Management

Following the strong win by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in the Japanese General Election, John Vail (pictured), Chief Global Strategist, Nikko Asset Management, sees further boosts for Japan from corporate profits moving through to wage rises… ... »

latestjobs
Quantitative Trading Strategist | Front Office

Sat, 20 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT

Entry Level Financial Software Developer

Sat, 20 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT

C#.NET Developer – Quantitative Risk, Fixed Income

Sat, 20 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT

events
3 weeks 1 day from now - New Orleans
4 weeks 3 days from now - Boston
4 weeks 3 days from now - New York
5 weeks 59 min from now - New York
specialreports