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Beechbrook Capital's second UK SME Credit Fund reaches first close at GBP128m and completes first two investments

Wed, 06/03/2019 - 09:22

Beechbrook Capital, a specialist direct lender, has reached the first close of its second UK SME Credit Fund, with commitments of GBP128 million. The Fund has also made its first two investments, in Hosted Desktop UK and Gravity Global. »

innogy Innovation Hub makes seed investment in Calipsa

Wed, 06/03/2019 - 09:08

innogy Innovation Hub, which identifies, funds, and mentors game-changing technologies and ideas, has completed a seed investment in UK-headquartered AI powered CCTV monitoring company, Calipsa. »

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. »

P2P lending platform Validus Capital raises over SGD20m to boost SME growth in Southeast Asia

Wed, 06/03/2019 - 08:49

Validus Capital (Validus), Singapore's leading SME financing platform, has successfully raised USD15.2 million (SGD20.5 million) in an oversubscribed Series B funding round. »

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. »

BlueMountain Capital launches new national behavioural health platform

Tue, 05/03/2019 - 20:39

BlueMountain Capital Management (BlueMountain) has launched a new national behavioural health platform, led by industry veterans Kirk Kureska and Rob Waggener.  »

Wavecrest Growth Partners closes inaugural fund with USD190m in commitments

Tue, 05/03/2019 - 20:36

Wavecrest Growth Partners (Wavecrest) has held the close of its first fund, with over USD190 million in commitments. »

SE Capital Partners acquires TLC Companies

Tue, 05/03/2019 - 20:29

SE Capital Partners (SE Capital) has acquired TLC Companies (TLC) under its recent partnership with Berggruen Holdings.  »

RBC Investor & Treasury Services appoints senior Transfer Agency expert

Tue, 05/03/2019 - 20:25

RBC Investor & Treasury Services (I&TS), part of Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE), has appointed Ronan Doyle as Global Head of Product Management, Transfer Agency.  »

Hire firm raises GBP4.5m investment from Mercia’s EV Growth II fund

Tue, 05/03/2019 - 20:23

Quick Reach Powered Access – a UK-based equipment hire business – has secured a GBP4.5million equity investment from Mercia Fund Managers. »


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