Cybersecurity company KnowBe4 raises USD300m in round led by KKR

Wed, 12/06/2019 - 13:03

Cybersecurity specialist KnowBe4 has raised USD300 million in a funding round led by global investment firm KKR, with significant participation from existing investors Elephant and TenEleven Ventures.   »


Drooms and Oodrive form strategic partnership

Thu, 23/05/2019 - 15:59

Drooms, a provider of virtual data rooms in Europe, and Oodrive, a European specialist in sensitive data management, have formed a strategic partnership and will market their joint solution in their respective markets: France and French-speaking territories for Oodrive, and Germany and German-speaking territories for Drooms.  »

TowerBrook sell Metallo Group to Aurubis

Thu, 23/05/2019 - 10:58

TowerBrook Capital Partners is to sell Metallo Holdings 3 (Metallo), a Belgian-Spanish non-ferrous metals recycling Group, to Aurubis AG. »

Jason Elmer, Drawbridge Partners

Drawbridge Partners acquires inCyber Security

Thu, 09/05/2019 - 10:20

Drawbridge Partners, a cybersecurity consulting firm specialising in the needs of hedge fund and private equity managers, has acquired inCyber Security, inCyber Compliance’s consultancy division.  »

Investcorp sells cybersecurity service provider SecureLink

Wed, 08/05/2019 - 10:54

Investcorp, a provider and manager of alternative investment products, is to sell SecureLink Group, one of the largest dedicated cybersecurity infrastructure and managed services providers in Europe, to global telecoms group Orange for an enterprise value of EUR515 million. »


Eze Castle Integration launches new Cybesecurity product Eze Dark Web Monitoring

Tue, 09/04/2019 - 06:37

Eze Castle Integration, a global managed service provider to the investment industry, has launched its Eze Dark Web Monitoring Service to proactively protect clients against the threat of stolen user credentials and targeted account takeover.  »


Eze Castle Integration adds BI features to client portal

Thu, 21/03/2019 - 10:32

Eze Castle Integration has added new features to the Eze Client Portal allowing clients to visually explore and analyse data associated with their IT environment and operations and create interactive dashboards and reports. »

Baffin Bay Networks expands into the US with acquisition of Loryka

Thu, 31/01/2019 - 09:32

Baffin Bay Networks, a cloud-native cyber security specialist, has acquired US data security business Loryka, which focuses on botnet and IoT research. »

Bob Nicolson, Nicolson Bray

The case for a virtual Chief Information Security Officer

Mon, 21/01/2019 - 14:51

By Bob Nicolson, Head of Consultancy at Nicolson Bray – Organisations today are facing a dangerous combination of mounting cybersecurity threat and a lack of in-house expertise to meet the challenge. Smaller firms have typically allocated responsibility for information security to a member of the operations or financial team and given IT the responsibility for technical cyber security.  In most cases these responsibilities are secondary to the allotted individuals main role, resulting in issues around prioritisation and conflicts of interests. »

Workhorse Group Secures USD35m in financing from Marathon Asset Management

Thu, 03/01/2019 - 13:09

US technology company Workhorse Group has closed a USD35 million financing with Marathon Asset Management.  »


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