James Williams, Hedgeweek

SEI Podcast Series: How are advances in data analytics enhancing both the investor and the investment experience?

Mon, 15/04/2019 - 14:12

The amount of data is growing exponentially. According to IDC, there were 16.3 zettabytes of information generated in 2017 alone. In simple terms, if every piece of data were a penny, it would cover the earth’s surface five times over.  »


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.  »

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BlackRock to acquire eFront in USD1.3bn deal

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 10:25

BlackRock is to acquire 100 per cent of the equity interests in eFront, an end-to-end alternative investment management software and solutions provider, from private equity firm Bridgepoint and eFront employees, for USD1.3 billion in cash. »

Mike Dickey, MUFG

MUFG Investor Services uses Anaplan to streamline clients’ real-time planning processes

Fri, 22/03/2019 - 10:00

MUFG Investor Services, the global asset servicing arm of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, has Implemented Anaplan for the use of carried interest modelling for its alternative investment clients with improved real-time planning and decision-making processes. »


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. »

Seedrs launches full customisation for AutoInvest

Wed, 13/03/2019 - 10:01

Online investment platform Seedrs has launched full customisation in its AutoInvest product allowing users to select their personal investment criteria with the product then building them a portfolio of early-stage private companies automatically. »

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Pacific Fund Systems launches PFS-CLOUD

Fri, 08/03/2019 - 10:57

Pacific Fund systems (PFS), a privately-owned technology company, is now offering a 'one-stop-shop' software solution for the automation of the complete range of back office fund administration services, focusing on an alternatives market which accounts for approximately USD7 trillion in assets invested globally. »

Richard Counsell, Stable

Stable launches a commodity price risk management platform and seals USD6m seed funding round

Wed, 06/03/2019 - 09:03

Stable, a venture backed fintech aiming to disrupt the commodity price risk management (CPRM) industry, has launched a risk management platform which is initially focussed on food and farming businesses in over 15 countries around the world. »

Joe Larizza, Mirador

Mirador partners with Canoe Intelligence to simplify alternative investment reporting

Wed, 06/03/2019 - 08:38

Mirador, a provider of bespoke portfolio-performance reporting solutions for high net-worth families, family offices, and wealth management firms, has partnered with Canoe Intelligence to improve and simplify reporting on alternative investments by eliminating manual data entry. »

Velocity Capital Advisors launches self-service portal for advisors and investors

Thu, 28/02/2019 - 19:12

Velocity Capital Advisors has launched a dedicated secure online self-service portal for investors in its portfolio of high-growth technology startup businesses, as well as for financial advisors. »


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