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Changes to Significant Investor Visa program good news for Australian startups and SMEs

Mon, 18/05/2015 - 06:00

Startups and small to medium-sized enterprises stand to be the big winners from an expected increase in the pool of much-needed investment capital, according to the Australian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCAL).  »

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Sovereign wealth funds Investing in real estate

Sun, 17/05/2015 - 11:54

In an extract from the recently launched 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review, Lauren Mason, Amy Bensted and Oliver Senchal provide an insight into this secretive and exclusive subset of the investor community. »

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M&A Lawyer Dan Clivner Joins Sidley Austin

Fri, 15/05/2015 - 23:00

Law firm Sidley Austin has appointed Dan Clivner as co-managing partner of the Los Angeles office and a key member of the firm’s M&A and Private Equity practices.   »

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IFIA welcomes the EC’s Capital Markets Union Green Paper

Fri, 15/05/2015 - 21:00

The Irish Funds Industry Association (IFIA), the trade body representing the largest sector of the financial services industry in Ireland, has responded positively to the European Commission’s Green Paper on Capital Markets Union (CMU). »

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Dynasty Financial Partners appoints Scott Welch as CIO

Fri, 15/05/2015 - 12:00

Dynasty Financial Partners has appointed Scott D Welch as Chief Investment Officer. »

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Propel Equity Partners acquires Buzz Bee Toys

Fri, 15/05/2015 - 11:00

Propel Equity Partners, a private equity firm focused on investing and creating value in leading consumer brands, has acquired Buzz Bee Toys. »

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CoreDial raises USD27.5m in growth equity funding from LLR Partners

Fri, 15/05/2015 - 10:00

CoreDial has secures a USD27.5 million investment by private equity firm LLR Partners. The strategic investment supports CoreDial’s continued technology innovation and confirms the company’s standing as a SaaS industry leader. »

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Poundworld secures new investment and strategic partnership with TPG

Fri, 15/05/2015 - 09:00

Poundworld Retail Ltd (“Poundworld” or the “Company”), a leading value variety retailer in the United Kingdom, today announced an agreement under which  »

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TriLinc Global Impact Fund approves Helios Investment Partners as sub-advisor for impact investments in Sub-Saharan Africa

Fri, 15/05/2015 - 06:00

TriLinc Global Impact Fund announced that it has approved a new Investment Manager, Helios Investment Partners, to act as its sub-advisor on term loan investment opportunities in Sub-Saharan Africa. »

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Marc Gordon joins StarPoint Properties as VP

Thu, 14/05/2015 - 12:30

Marc Gordon, a 25 year real estate industry veteran, has joined StarPoint Properties, a specialist in the acquisition, redevelopment and repositioning of real estate properties, as vice president.   »

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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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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