Gravitas launches fractional CIO offering for hedge funds

Gravitas launches fractional CIO offering for hedge funds

Gravitas Technology, a technology and solution provider to alternative investment and financial services companies, has launched The Gravitas Fractional CIO offering to provide strategic information technology guidance to hedge funds. »


Yorkville Advisors invests USD15m in United Fiber System

Yorkville Advisors invests USD15m in United Fiber System

Yorkville Advisors, a US based investment manager to a family of funds, has invested USD15m into United Fiber System through the subscription of a series B equity line backed loan note. »


Irish Stock Exchange revises listing rules

Irish Stock Exchange revises listing rules

The Irish Stock Exchange has published a series of revisions to its listing rules, which are effective from 24 September 2009.  »


Gavin St Pier to chair Mercator

Gavin St Pier to chair Mercator

Gavin St Pier, a leading figure in the fiduciary and professional services sector, has taken up the role of non-executive chairman at The Mercator Group. »


Number of global M&A transactions down 41 per cent

Number of global M&A transactions down 41 per cent

The number of global M&A deals announced in Q1 to Q3 2009 is the lowest since Q3 2003, while deal values are at their lowest since Q1 2003, according to a report by mergermarket. »


Guernsey business flows down but far from out

Guernsey business flows down but far from out

Guernsey saw a continuing reduction in both banking and investment funds business during the three months to the end of June, according to Guernsey Finance. »


Carlyle names Gregory Summe vice chairman of global buyout

Carlyle names Gregory Summe vice chairman of global buyout

Global private equity firm The Carlyle Group has appointed Gregory L. Summe as vice chairman of global buyout, a newly created position. »


Lee Stern joins KKR Asset Management

Lee Stern joins KKR Asset Management

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts has appointed Lee Stern, previously a managing director at GSO Capital Partners, as a director of the firm responsible for originating and structuring mezzanine investments. »


Emerging Capital Partners invests in East African media firm

Emerging Capital Partners invests in East African media firm

Emerging Capital Partners, an international private equity firm focused on investing across the African continent, has committed USD25m to Wananchi Group, an East African media and telecommunications company specialising in pay television and high-speed internet services in Kenya and Tanzania.  »


Excalibur expands in Australia, Europe and the Middle East

Excalibur expands in Australia, Europe and the Middle East

Excalibur, the medical sciences investment house founded by Professor Sir Christopher Evans, has expanded its business operations in Australia, Europe and the Middle East. »


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