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Hermes strengthens private debt platform with new hire

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 09:28

Hermes Investment Management has appointed Kevin Roche as a Director for Private Debt and CLO’s. Reporting to the Head of Direct Lending, Laura Vaughan, Roche will be based in London and will work across the private debt platform. »

OpenFin raises USD17m in Series C funding from Wells Fargo and Barclays

Fri, 17/05/2019 - 09:24

OpenFin has raised USD17 million in Series C funding from major banks and leading Fintech investors. The funding round was led by Wells Fargo with participation from Barclays and existing investors including Bain Capital Ventures, JP Morgan and Pivot Investment Partners.  »

KPS Capital Partners to acquire Howden from Colfax Corporation

Thu, 16/05/2019 - 14:09

KPS Capital Partners (KPS) is to acquire Howden from Colfax Corporation for an enterprise value of USD1.80 billion, comprising USD1.66 billion in cash consideration and USD0.14 billion in assumed liabilities and minority interest, subject to customary closing adjustments. »

GCA Altium adds to Manchester team

Thu, 16/05/2019 - 14:08

Global investment bank GCA Altium has strengthened its Manchester team with two promotions and two new hires. »

Edwin Parker, Maples Group

Maples Group appoints Director of Business Development in Europe

Thu, 16/05/2019 - 14:05

The Maples Group, a service provider offering clients a comprehensive range of legal, fiduciary, fund, regulatory and compliance, and entity formation and management services, has appointed Edwin Parker as Director of Business Development for the fund services business in Europe. »

Matt Wood, Altair

Altair appoints fund administration specialist

Thu, 16/05/2019 - 14:03

Channel Islands independent director services business Altair has appointed Matt Wood as a director in Guernsey.  »

Paul Conroy, Aztec Group

Aztec Group appoints new Group Head of Real Assets and Private Debt 

Thu, 16/05/2019 - 14:01

Independent fund and corporate services provider, the Aztec Group, has promoted Paul Conroy to Group Head of Real Assets and Private Debt.  »

Amit Bouri, The GIIN

The GIIN launches IRIS+ impact investment measurement system

Thu, 16/05/2019 - 14:00

The Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) has launched IRIS+, a new system for impact investors to measure, manage and optimise their impact. IRIS+ reduces confusion, increases comparability, and makes it easier to communicate impact results. »

Webedia Group acquires Quill from Panoramic Growth Equity

Thu, 16/05/2019 - 10:55

Panoramic Growth Equity has sold portfolio company Quill to French media group Webedia. »

Polsinelli adds M&A attorney in New York office

Thu, 16/05/2019 - 10:54

Polsinelli, an Am Law 100 firm, has appointed Patrick Doherty as a Shareholder in the firm’s Corporate and Transactional practice in New York. »


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