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Denham Capital backs Nexif Energy

Denham Capital backs Nexif Energy

Tue, 25/08/2015 - 13:45

Energy-focused private equity firm Denham Capital and Nexif, a Singapore-based independent power management company, are teaming up to develop, finance, construct and acquire conventional and renewable power generation assets across Southeast Asia.  »

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Key issues and regulation for investors in private equity

Tue, 25/08/2015 - 13:29

This extract from the Preqin Investor Outlook: Alternative Assets, H2 2015 analyses the responses gathered in Preqin’s latest round of investor interviews to find out what investors in private equity believe are the biggest issues they face at present. »

Wells Fargo Securities Research and Economics Group adds three senior hires

Wells Fargo Securities Research and Economics Group adds three senior hires

Tue, 25/08/2015 - 07:45

Three senior hires will join the Research and Economics group of Wells Fargo Securities, the capital markets and investment banking business of Wells Fargo & Company. »

Franklin Square provides senior secured financing for iSqFt's merger with CMD Group

Franklin Square provides senior secured financing for iSqFt's merger with CMD Group

Tue, 25/08/2015 - 07:43

Franklin Square Capital Partners its senior secured investment in Blueprint Sub (doing business as iSqFt), a provider of software and bid information to the commercial construction industry.  »

Reelio raises USD5m in series A round

Reelio raises USD5m in series A round

Tue, 25/08/2015 - 07:33

Reelio, an influencer marketing platform that connects global brands with today’s hottest digital stars, has raised USD5 million in Series A funding.  »

Hedge fund investor activity in the next 12 months

Hedge fund investor activity in the next 12 months

Mon, 24/08/2015 - 16:44

This extract from the Preqin Investor Outlook: Alternative Assets, H2 2015 features data gathered in our latest investor interviews (conducted June 2015) and focuses on hedge fund investors’ plans for the coming year. »

Weekly Brief: Hedge funds continue to display high resilience

Weekly Brief: Hedge funds continue to display high resilience

Mon, 24/08/2015 - 16:10

The focus remained on China, with PBoC announcing a surprise Yuan devaluation and steps towards the liberalisation of its quotation mechanism. While factoring the outright impact of the approximate 5 per cent devaluation against USD – in EM currencies and in exports sectors – markets also read this development as an additional sign of slower Chinese growth.  »

BNY Mellon appointed account bank for Activate Capital Lending Platform

BNY Mellon appointed account bank for Activate Capital Lending Platform

Mon, 24/08/2015 - 14:28

BNY Mellon, a global leader in investment management and investment services, has been appointed account bank for Activate Capital lending platform (Active Capital), a EUR500 million home-building joint venture between the Ireland Strategic Investment Fund (ISIF) and KKR. »

Talem Africa Acquires Morocco-based Silver Food

Talem Africa Acquires Morocco-based Silver Food

Mon, 24/08/2015 - 14:14

Talem Africa (Talem) has bought 100 per cent of the shares of  Silver Food, the largest fish canning facility in Morocco, and its two wholly-owned subsidiaries SOPCODA and Silver Fishing.  »

LDC-backed Prism Medical completes strategic acquisition of Smirthwaite Limited

LDC-backed Prism Medical completes strategic acquisition of Smirthwaite Limited

Mon, 24/08/2015 - 14:12

Wakefield headquartered Prism Medical, a manufacturer and provider of specialist mobility and handling equipment, has completed the acquisition of Smirthwaite Limited for an undisclosed sum. »

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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Alternative methods of accessing the private real estate market, including separate accounts, joint ventures and co-investments, are under the spotlight in this extract from the Preqin Investor Outlook: Alternative Assets, H2 2015. ... »

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Giles Travers, SEI

The business of asset management has grown exponentially more complex over the last decade. As system technology and data management improves, managers are devising ever-new investment strategies to find that elusive source of alpha.  ... »

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Richard Ansyet, Intralinks

Over the last 10 years, organisations have undergone a wholesale change in the way they run their businesses. Thanks to cloud-based platforms, wireless Internet, and the proliferation of desktop and mobile device applications, the perimeter of most businesses has moved beyond the four walls of their office. This has revolutionised the way people work: no longer tied to their desks they can be equally as effective aboard an aircraft or sitting next to the beach on vacation.  ... »

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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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