BNP Paribas Investment Partners Taps Commcise Global Commission Management Platform

Commcise, the provider of award-winning Integrated Commission Management Solutions for investment management firms, is pleased to announce that BNP Paribas Investment Partners has implemented CommciseBuy globally. Commcise provided a complete multi-broker, multi-asset, integrated Commission Sharing Agreement (CSA) and Share-of-Wallet hosted service, as well as consultancy to ensure a smooth transition to the new solution that runs across BNPP IP... more Read more »

Bursa Malaysia Releases World’s First Comprehensive End-To-End Shariah Investing Platform With Bursa Malaysia-I

Bursa Malaysia Berhad (“Bursa Malaysia”) today launched Bursa Malaysia-i delivering the world’s first end-to-end integrated Islamic securities exchange platform that offers investors the choice to invest and trade Shariah-compliant products via a Shariah-compliant platform. Bursa Malaysia-i incorporates the full range of Shariah-compliant exchange-related services including listing, trading, clearing, settlement and depository services, to... more Read more »

Sycamore Unveils CBAAS System

Sycamore Investment Services, aShanghai based investment advisory firm specialized in international hedge funds and global asset allocation, announces the official launch of CBAAS (Cross Border Asset Allocation System), a new global asset allocation system. Read more »

Nordea Completes a EUR 8.4bn Corporate and SME Loan Securitisation

Nordea Bank AB (“Nordea”) has announced that it has entered into a synthetic risk transfer trade related to EUR 8.4bn of Nordea’s loan portfolio. Under the transaction, investors have agreed to invest in notes linked to the junior credit risk of the portfolio. Read more »

Work Management Solution Scoro Closes $1.9 Million Funding Round

Today, Scoro, the work management software solution for professional and creative services, announces that it has closed a $1.9 million seed funding round from SmartCap, Inventure, and Alchemist Accelerator. Scoro will use the funding to accelerate the development of its automation features and integrations with other business tools. It will also help Scoro to expand its sales and support teams across its five international offices. Read more »

Belfius Selects SimCorp Dimension

SimCorp announced that it has signed a license agreement with Belfius, a large banking and insurance group fully owned by the Belgian federal state. Belfius is among the top four leading banks in Belgium and serves approximately 3.5 million customers, offering commercial activities in three main fields: retail and commercial banking, the public and corporate sector, financial services and insurance. Read more »

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 »


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