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 »

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 »


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