Investment Management

Land Bank of the Philippines Rolls Out Custody Operations Through a Single Unified System

Miles Software announced that Land Bank of the Philippines, one of the top 5 banks in Philippines, has gone live with Money Ware Custody Solution. Land Bank of the Philippines launched its custody operations in the country recently. This license has enabled the bank to establish a fully-equipped custodian service, offering tailored services for a wide spectrum of financial activities with a comprehensive suite of products, services and tools. Read more »

EQ's Positive Impact Portfolios Available on Alliance Trust Savings Platform

EQ Investors announces that its specialist Positive Impact Portfolios are now available to advisers through the Alliance Trust Savings platform. The addition of EQ’s discretionary managed portfolios, which provide access to socially responsible investments alongside attractive financial returns, brings impact investing to Alliance Trust Savings’ platform for the first time. Read more »

Angola Capital Rebrands as ABO Capital

Angola Capital Investments (ACI), a leading international investment firm headquartered in Angola, announced today that it is changing the company title to ABO Capital. The organization has grown tremendously over the past four years, and the advancement will continue as ABO Capital. Read more »

Smead Capital Benefits from SS&C's Global Wealth Platform

 SS&C Technologies Holdings, announced the successful go-live implementation of Global Wealth Platform™ ("GWP"), the next evolution of investment platforms, at Smead Capital Management ("Smead"). GWP is a comprehensive, cloud-based wealth and institutional asset management platform designed for high-end private wealth managers and institutional asset managers with complex operational requirements. Read more »

NexBank Completes $24 Million Capital Raise

 NexBank Capital successfully completed a $24 million common equity capital raise in June 2016. The proceeds from the capital raising effort will be used for general corporate purposes. "We are pleased with the success of the capital raise and appreciate the positive response from our shareholders. The capital raise will provide additional support for NexBank's continued growth and development opportunities," said John Holt, President and CEO of... more Read more »

BUZZMOVE Raises £6 Million Super-Seed Round

Award-winning Insurtech start up BUZZMOVE today announced the close of a £6 million super-seed round led by White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. Read more »

Coors Credit Union Named “Best Bank/Credit Union in Golden by the Readers of the Golden Transcript

For the fifth year in a row, Coors Credit Union has been voted “Best Bank/Credit Union in Golden” by the readers of the Golden Transcript, published by Colorado Community Media. Coors Credit Union was also voted “Best of the Best” in Customer Service. Read more »

Bill Miller to Acquire Legg Mason's Stake in LMM LLC

Legg Mason, Inc. ("Legg Mason") announced that it has reached an agreement with Bill Miller for the acquisition by Mr. Miller of all of Legg Mason's interests in LMM LLC ("LMM"). As a result, Mr. Miller, together with companies he controls, will own 100% of LMM. LMM provides investment management services to Legg Mason Opportunity Trust, Miller Income Opportunity Trust and related strategies. There will be no changes to the investment team or... more Read more »

LCM Partners Shortlisted for Fixed Income Boutique Manager of the Year

LCM Partners is delighted to announce that it has been shortlisted in Financial News' 15th annual Awards for Excellence, Institutional Asset Management, Europe.   The company has been nominated in the 'Fixed Income Boutique Manager of the Year' category with the winner being announced in October.  As a new award category added this year, LCM is honoured to be one of the first Investment Managers selected by Financial News to represent this asset... more Read more »

Calvert Investments Introduces Calvert Energy Research Index

Calvert Investments launched the Calvert Energy Research Index (CALNRG), which marks the seventh addition to the firm’s growing suite of responsible indexes and its second research index. The new index focuses on investing in companies that manage either energy use in a sustainable manner or that are actively engaged in facilitating the transition to a more sustainable economy through the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions and the expanded... more Read more »

Pacific City Financial Corporation Closes $15.3 Million Private Placement of Common Stock

Pacific City Financial Corporation, the holding company of Pacific City Bank, today announced the closing of a private placement to accredited investors totaling $15.3 million of common stock. The proceeds from the capital raise will be used for general corporate purposes, including supporting the growth of Pacific City Bank. In the private placement, the Company issued 1,273,000 shares of common stock, no par value, at a price of $12.00 per... more Read more »

SimCorp Reveals Version 6.0 of its Integrated Investment Management Solution

SimCorp, a leading provider of investment management solutions and services for the global financial services industry, today announced that it has released version 6.0 of its integrated investment management solution, SimCorp Dimension®. The new release, which is the second of this year’s two releases, introduces a number of new modules and enhancements across front, middle and back office. Read more »

Bangkok Capital Asset Management Benefits from Charles River Investment Management Solution

Bangkok Capital Asset Management has chosen the Charles River Investment Management Solution (IMS) as the consolidated front and middle office platform to support its asset management business. The SaaS-based Charles River IMS gives the Bangkok Bank subsidiary a single solution to automate their investment process, from portfolio management through trading, compliance, and settlement. BCAP gains a complex-wide view of its portfolios and holdings... more Read more »

Falfurrias Capital Reports Investment in Green Distribution

Falfurrias Capital Partners, a Charlotte-based private equity firm focused on investing in growth-oriented, middle-market businesses, today announced that it has purchased a controlling stake in Green Distribution, a leader in the manufacturing and distribution of heat transfers and screen printed custom apparel. Read more »

Trustly Partners with Nordnet Bank to Activate New Customers Instantly with Real-Time Deposits

Swedish FinTech company Trustly announced today a partnership with Nordnet Bank, the investment and savings house listed on NASDAQ OMX with 523,200 active customers across Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland. Leveraging Trustly’s unique European instant payments platform, the partnership revolutionizes the way Nordnet activates its customers, allowing them to start investing and saving in just seconds after signing up for a Nordnet account. Read more »


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