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 »

SkyBridge Expands its Global Presence with New Office in London

SkyBridge Capital (SkyBridge), a global alternative investment firm, today announced it has opened a new office in London which will serve as its headquarters on behalf of its business interests in the UK, Continental Europe and the Middle East. Hesham Alquraini, an industry veteran with more than 20 years of industry experience in financial markets and alternative asset management, has joined the firm as Managing Director in London and will... more Read more »

Sancus BMS Group Increases its Shareholding of Platform Black

Platform Black have today announced that their majority shareholder – Sancus BMS Group have increased their shareholding in the firm demonstrating their further commitment to the future of the business in the UK funding market.  The move sees Sancus BMS Group make a further investment in Platform Black through the cash purchase of an additional 10% of Platform Black shares from minority investors, taking its holding from 83.93% to 93.93% at a £3... more Read more »

SS&C Technologies Holdings' APX and Moxy Selected by Alpima

SS&C Technologies Holdings reports that Alpima, a London-based advisory firm serving professional and institutional clients, has selected Advent Portfolio Exchange®(APX) and Moxy® to support its digital advisory platform. Together with SS&C, Alpima's platform combines the power of digitalization with personalization to give its institutional clients a new investment experience. Alpima is thrilled to be working with SS&C to provide a... more Read more »

Steve Cohen Selects Quantopian To Manage Assets Using Crowd-Sourced Investment Algorithms

Renowned investor Steve Cohen, his venture capital arm Point72 Ventures, and Quantopian announced today an agreement for Quantopian to manage up to $250 million of investment capital provided by Mr. Cohen. Read more »

Fidelity Investments Introduces 'Fidelity Go' Advisory Solution

Building on its long history of offering industry-leading managed account solutions and online planning tools, Fidelity Investments® announced today the national launch of  Read more »

BCA Research Reveals Energy Sector Strategy Service

BCA Research, the leading provider of independent investment research, today announced the launch of Energy Sector Strategy (NRG), a new service that provides in-depth equity research, analysis and investment recommendations within the Energy Sector. NRG continues BCA’s strategy to expand its market leading macroeconomic framework into sector (mid) and single-name (micro) research, to deliver an independent, objective and integrated approach to... more Read more »

Teton Advisors Unveils TETON Convertible Securities Fund

Teton Advisors, Inc. announced the launch of the TETON Convertible Securities Fund that will be managed by the Dinsmore Group Investment Team, bringing 80 years' experience, collectively, and an impressive long term track record in researching and investing in convertibles. – (Y)our Investment Team – Read more »

London Stock Exchange Group Reveals Online Private Placement Platform

London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) today announces the launch of ELITE Club Deal (ECD), a new online private placement platform for ELITE companies and professional investors. The initiative will help to bridge a funding gap by bringing together professional investors with high growth companies in a secure and efficient environment through an online platform. Pilot phase testing with five European ELITE companies will begin shortly, with a full... more Read more »

Duet Group Selects Eze Software Investment Suite

Duet Group, a global alternative asset manager with more than USD5.6 billion in assets under management, has completed the rollout of Eze Software Investment Suite across its front-, middle- and back-office operations. A strategic partner and long-time client of Eze Software Group, Duet has been expanding its footprint in emerging markets through multiple mergers and acquisitions, and has used Eze Software to centralize its existing businesses... more Read more »


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