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Lyceum Capital expands investment team

Lyceum Capital expands investment team

Tue, 21/07/2015 - 13:17

Lyceum Capital, the growth investor, has expanded its investment team with the appointment of Thomas Keen (pictured) as an investment executive. »

Baird expands healthcare and European investment banking coverage with Di Nicola appointment

Baird expands healthcare and European investment banking coverage with Di Nicola appointment

Tue, 21/07/2015 - 13:15

Baird has expanded its global Healthcare Investment Banking coverage and European Investment Banking group with the appointment of Vincenzo Di Nicola (pictured) as a Managing Director in London. »

Weekly Brief: Hedge funds weather the European storm

Weekly Brief: Hedge funds rally as market concerns fade

Tue, 21/07/2015 - 12:02

Greece is back from the brink and now it is like the latest leg of the Greek saga was just a bad dream. The 85% probability of Grexit which some prominent commentators predicted a few days ago is now forgotten and market conditions in Europe have normalized in the wink of an eye. During the period under review, the Eurostoxx 50 was up 9.5%, equity volatility fell 10% (VSTOXX), high yield spreads tightened 26 bps in Europe and the 10-year bund yield rose by the same order of magnitude. »

Proskauer adds private investments lawyer Niamh Curry

Proskauer adds private investments lawyer Niamh Curry

Tue, 21/07/2015 - 11:38

Global law firm Proskauer announced that »

Custom House Fund Services acquires Clients of Dundee Leeds

Custom House Fund Services acquires Clients of Dundee Leeds

Tue, 21/07/2015 - 11:36

Custom House Fund Services, a provider of financial services to the alternative investment sector, has acquired the majority of the US clients of the former Dundee Leeds Management Services.   »

Marquee Brands acquires Ben Sherman

Marquee Brands acquires Ben Sherman

Tue, 21/07/2015 - 11:23

Marquee Brands has acquired the Ben Sherman brand and related intellectual property assets from Oxford Industries, Inc. Established in 1963, The Ben Sherman brand and shirt is synonymous with British youth culture. »

GTCR sells AssuredPartners

GTCR sells AssuredPartners

Tue, 21/07/2015 - 11:22

Private equity firm GTCR has signed a definitive agreement to sell AssuredPartners to Apax Partners. »

Athyrium Capital Management and Neuberger Berman close USD1.2bn healthcare fund

Athyrium Capital Management and Neuberger Berman close USD1.2bn healthcare fund

Tue, 21/07/2015 - 11:20

Athyrium Capital Management and Neuberger Berman have closed the Athyrium Opportunities Fund II, which seeks to make structured capital investments in global, commercial-stage healthcare companies. »

Bridget Macaskill

First Eagle secures significant long-term investment from Blackstone and Corsair Capital

Tue, 21/07/2015 - 11:14

A majority long-term investment is to be made in First Eagle Investment Management by private equity funds managed by Blackstone and Corsair Capital as well as clients of the two firms. »

Paul Shea

Beechbrook Capital to launch a new credit fund to finance UK SMEs 

Mon, 20/07/2015 - 14:16

Beechbrook Capital, the specialist direct lender, is launching a new fund to support UK small and medium-sized businesses turning over between GBP5 million and GBP50 million.  »

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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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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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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