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Christian Stoffel

Hypo Group Alpe Adria AG acquired by Advent International and EBRD

Mon, 20/07/2015 - 07:36

Funds advised by Advent International (Advent) and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) have acquired Hypo Group Alpe Adria AG, with its Southeast Europe banking network (SEE) from Heta Asset Resolution, the wind down asset of the former Hypo Alpe Adria owned by the Republic of Austria. »

Real estate fund

Real Estate Funds in Market

Sun, 19/07/2015 - 11:46

In an extract from the Preqin Quarterly Update: Real Estate, Q2 2015, we investigate private real estate funds currently seeking investor commitments, featuring the latest data. »

Sack of dollars

Private Equity Fundraising in Q2 2015

Sun, 19/07/2015 - 11:23

Private equity fundraising is analyzed in this extract from the Preqin Quarterly Update: Private Equity, Q2 2015, featuring the latest data and breakdowns by fund strategy and geographic focus.  »

Maxine Rawlins

Hawksford strengthens management team with four director appointments

Fri, 17/07/2015 - 14:07

Corporate, private client and funds business, Hawksford, has enhanced its management capabilities with four director promotions. »

John Browett

Octopus appoints John Browett as Non-Executive Director

Fri, 17/07/2015 - 13:00

UK fund management company Octopus Investments has appointed serial retailer John Browett (pictured) as Non-Executive Director. »

Paraic Cosgrave

BNP Paribas Securities Services appoints head of sales and relationship management for alt fund admin business

Fri, 17/07/2015 - 12:59

Paraic Cosgrave (pictured) has joined BNP Paribas Securities Services as head of sales and relationship management for the firm’s alternative fund administration business. »

Alan Cline

Main Street Hub secures USD25m Series C Funding from Vista Equity Partners

Fri, 17/07/2015 - 12:57

Main Street Hub has closed a USD25 million Series C equity financing round from Vista Equity Partners. »

Anthony Vendetti

Maxim Group appoints Senior Restaurant & Consumer Analyst

Fri, 17/07/2015 - 12:30

Maxim Group, a full service investment banking, securities and wealth management firm has expanded its Equity Research platform with the appointment of Stephen Anderson as a Senior Vice President and Senior Restaurant & Consumer Analyst. »

Mark Pearson

‘World first’ investment crowdfund reaches GBP500,000 target

Fri, 17/07/2015 - 12:28

Fuel.Ventures, a newly formed fund led by one of Europe’s leading technology entrepreneurs and investors, Mark Pearson (pictured), partnered with Europe’s leading equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs to give everyday investors access to a pipeline of high growth European e-commerce start-ups. »

Phil Adams

Stellar first half for Altium as deals pass GBP5bn

Fri, 17/07/2015 - 07:50

International investment bank Altium has had a strong start to 2015, advising on 26 deals worth GBP5.4 billion. »

MediaWatch WA awards 2015

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

features
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Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

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Locked door

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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up arrow

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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