EToro Adds EOS to Platform

eToro, the global trading and investment platform with over nine million users, has today added EOS onto its platform, bringing the total number of cryptocurrency assets available on the site to ten. EOS is the token linked to one of the most powerful infrastructures for decentralized applications. EOS is a blockchain-based, decentralized system that enables the development, hosting, and execution of commercial-scale decentralized applications (... more Read more »

Bamboo Capital Partners Exits from Latin American Microfinance Firm Mibanco

Bamboo Capital Partners (“Bamboo”), the pioneering private equity firm delivering positive social and financial value, today announces that it has exited its investment from Mibanco, Latin America’s largest microfinance bank by asset size, through a divestiture to Credicorp Ltd.  The transaction will see Bamboo selling its shares to Credicorp Ltd. for a total value of PEN 131.1m. This is based on a price per share of PEN 3.95.  Read more »

Paroc Group Capacity Expansion Investment in Poland Proceeds According to Plan

Paroc Group has recently launched a capacity expansion programme in its Trzemeszno plant in Poland to support its growth strategy for Central and West Europe. In addition to the positive market situation, two key macro drivers ‒ energy efficiency and fire safety – are expected to increase the demand for insulation materials. Paroc believes that the demand growth will be especially in favour of stone wool insulation materials due to its superior... more Read more »

SEI Enhances Technology for Improved Wealth Management Decision-Making

As ultra-high-net-worth individuals accumulate more assets and wealth, financial confusion and disorganization can grow. SEI (NASDAQ:SEIC) Private Wealth Management today announced expanded technological features to its client dashboard, organizing clients’ personal financial information and helping them make better wealth management decisions.   Read more »

Barings Alternative Investments Expands Aviation Investment Platform Through Partnership with Genesis Aircraft Services

Barings Alternative Investments, part of Barings LLC, one of the world's leading financial services firms, announced today the expansion of its aircraft leasing platform on behalf of the firm's institutional fund clients through Genesis Aircraft Services Limited. To facilitate new aircraft acquisitions on behalf of Barings' clients, Genesis will increase existing capabilities to now include all commercial, technical, portfolio and legal... more Read more »

ION Investment Group Completes Acquisition of Openlink

 ION Investment Group announced today that it completed its acquisition of Openlink Financial, a global provider of trading and risk management solutions.  Financial terms were not disclosed.  Openlink provides complementary solutions that further expand ION’s footprint across energy companies, financial services institutions, and commodities-intensive corporates.   Clients will benefit from ION’s additional scale and reach, with global... more Read more »

Objectway Announces a Distribution Partnership with BML Istisharat

Objectway, a leading provider of investment management and digital software solutions to the global financial services industry, announced today its distribution partnership with BML Istisharat. The well-known Lebanon-based banking software provider will distribute Objectway’s solutions for Digital Wealth Management and Robo-Advisory to wealth and investment managers in the Levant and Gulf regions, and in MENA (Middle East and North Africa) more... more Read more »

Colnvestor Connect Expands Scope with Private Equity Funds

CoInvestor Connect, CoInvestor’s alternative asset investment platform for sophisticated private investors, has expanded its offering with the addition of private equity funds to the platform. CoInvestor has continually strengthened its offering since its inception in 2016, transforming the management of alternative assets by digitising this traditionally offline, paper-based asset class. Read more »

MCI and Objectway Announce Exclusive Collaboration

Objectway and MCI Consultants (Pty) Ltd. (“MCI”) are pleased to announce an exclusive collaboration to offer attractive, globally recognised and best-of-breed software solutions for the Wealth, Investment and Asset Management Market in South Africa. Objectway is a TOP-100 global FinTech provider and a leader in the wealth and investment management software industry in Europe. Read more »

NRI to Start Providing Service for Managing Alternative Investments

Nomura Research Institute, Ltd. (NRI), a leading provider of consulting services and system solutions, today announced that the company has begun providing services, namely eFrontInvest in Japan. eFrontInvest, developed by eFront is for managing alternative investments. Read more »

Partners Group Selects thinkFolio by IHS Markit as Cloud-based Investment Management Solution

Business information provider IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) today announced that Partners Group, the EUR62 billion global private markets investment manager, has selected thinkFolio as its cross-asset order management and portfolio modelling system. Read more »

State Street Launches Suite of Investable Indices

State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT) today announced it has developed and begun licensing a suite of rules-based investment strategies, or Investable Indices, for institutional investors. “This is not smart beta or thematic investing,” said Will Kinlaw, head of research and advisory for State Street Global ExchangeSM. “These investable indices represent a new phase of dynamic investing. We’re packaging an active strategy in rules-driven index,... more Read more »

European Investors Financed 330.000 Short-term PDL-Loans

The investment service Robo.cash outlined the results of the first year in operation on the European P2P lending market: 2.000 investors from the EU and Switzerland invested over €3 million in the issue of 330 thousand short-term PDL-loans in Kazakhstan and Spain. The results and the platform dynamics are considered to prove the growing demand for complex automated solutions in the global alternative fintech.  Read more »

NeoXam has been selected by Guardian to provide investment data management and reporting functions

 NeoXam, a leading financial software company, announced that it has been selected by The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America® (Guardian) to provide solutions supporting a number of key investment reporting areas, as well as solutions to support investment book of record (IBOR) reporting, corporate actions and enterprise data m Read more »

PortfolioMetrix Expands Business Development Team

Following a significant uplift in enquiries from financial advisers looking for new ways to outsource investment management, technology-led discretionary investment manager, PortfolioMetrix has expanded its business development team with the appointment of Bruce Ely-Johnston. Read more »

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