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Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe makes majority investment in AIM Software

Fri, 16/01/2015 - 14:30

AIM Software, a provider of data management software products to the financial services industry, has received a majority investment from private equity firm Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe (WCAS). »

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Monroe Capital expands credit facility to MSDP Group

Fri, 16/01/2015 - 12:45

Monroe Capital has increased the credit facility to MSDP Group to support the acquisition of ACCEL Performance Group. MSDP is a portfolio company of Hot Rod Brands, an affiliate of Z Capital Partners. »

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Livingstone sells Chill Factore and advises on the acquisition of Scott Dunn

Fri, 16/01/2015 - 11:45

Livingstone’s Consumer sector team has sold Extreme Cool Ltd which owns and operates Chill Factore, a 167,000 sq ft ski slope and activity centre in Manchester, to a joint venture between Development Securities plc and Pemberstone Investments for GBP15.5m.  »

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Excelsior Capital Partners assumes majority ownership in office furniture manufacturer

Fri, 16/01/2015 - 10:45

Excelsior Capital Partners has assumed a majority ownership interest in Via Seating, a manufacturer of cutting-edge and ergonomically designed office chairs and lounge seating, through a balance sheet restructuring.  »

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JTC appoints new group CFO

Fri, 16/01/2015 - 09:00

Independent corporate, fund, private client and real estate services provider, JTC, has appointed Martin Fotheringham as new Group Chief Financial Officer (CFO). »

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Inverness Graham acquires Identity Finder

Fri, 16/01/2015 - 06:00

Inverness Graham, a private investment firm based in suburban Philadelphia, has acquired dentity Finder, a specialist in enterprise data management software focused on discovering, classifying, monitoring, and protecting sensitive information.   »

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Maven leads GBP4.5 million MBI of electronics manufacturer CB Technology

Thu, 15/01/2015 - 14:45

Private equity house Maven Capital Partners has led the GBP4.5 million Management Buy-In of CB Technology Limited (CB), an established contract electronics manufacturer with a focus on complex manufacturing and testing for deployment in harsh environments. »

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Company culture is key to avoiding regulatory problems, says Kinetic Partners’ survey

Thu, 15/01/2015 - 13:00

Company culture is the most important factor cited in avoiding regulatory problems, according to Kinetic Partners’ survey of almost 300 financial services professionals.  »

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JPES Partners makes senior appointments

Thu, 15/01/2015 - 11:45

JPES Partners, a marketing and communications consultancy specialising in the asset management sector, has appointed Toby Mitchenall and Krupa Parmar to its team. »

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TA Associates invests in RateGain

Thu, 15/01/2015 - 09:00

Private equity firm TA Associates has completed a minority investment in RateGain, a provider of SaaS-based hospitality and travel technology solutions.  »

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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... »

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Christopher ELvin, Preqin

977 private equity funds held a final close throughout the year raising a total of USD486bn, higher than any annual amount between 2009 and 2012, and on track to match the 2013 total. Preqin’s Christopher Elvin (pictured) reviews a year of private equity fundraising:  ... »

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Over half of infrastructure funds that closed in 2014 exceeded their fundraising target, up from 37% of funds in 2013. Andrew Moylan, Preqin’s Head of Real Assets Products, takes a look at infrastructure fundraising over the last 12 months: ... »

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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... »

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Andrew Milligan, Standard Life Investments

2015 a pivotal year for global markets

Mon, 22/12/2014 - 09:57

Standard Life Investments, the global investment manager, believes that 2015 has all the hallmarks of a pivotal year for global financial markets. Andrew Milligan, Head of Global Strategy, Standard Life Investments, comments… ... »

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