OBJECTWAY ENTERS THE FIRST ELITE BASKET-BOND FROM BORSA ITALIANA

Objectway, one of the leading European players in the development and production of software solutions for wealth and investment management, has gained access to the first collective bond issue – ELITE Basket Bond – issued by Borsa Italiana. The issue amounts to 122 million euro, whose highest share is Objectway's, with a 18 million euro bond.  Read more »

Zopa Re-opens for New Investors

Zopa, the pioneering financial services company, has today announced it has re-opened its platform to new customers. New customers will be able to invest in any of Zopa’s four investment products - Core, ISA Core, Plus, and ISA Plus - and will join more than 60,000 investors in earning attractive returns through Zopa. Read more »

Wealthsimple Launches Socially Responsible Investment Portfolios

Wealthsimple, a global online investment manager, today announced the launch of Socially Responsible Investing portfolios.  Fast-growing fintech first in the UK to offer an easy and accessible way for people to align investments with their values A first of their kind in the UK, Wealthsimple's SRI portfolios offer a low-cost, diversified way for people to save for the future while knowing their money is being invested in socially conscious... more Read more »

Mooreland Partners Advises Balabit on Sale to Quest Software

Mooreland Partners, the leading independent investment bank providing M&A and private capital advisory services to the global technology industry, today announced that it acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Hungary-based Balabit in its sale to leading Texas-based security software vendor One Identity, a Quest Software business. The transaction was publicly announced and closed on January 17, 2018.  Read more »

BnkToTheFuture Raises Initial $30 Million for Tokenized Securities Market and Due Diligence Platform

Financial technology investment platform BnkToTheFuture has raised an initial $30 million for its tokenized equity market and due diligence platform in the first three days of BnkToTheFuture’s token private pre-sale open solely to institutional investors. Read more »

HOULIHAN LOKEY ACQUIRES QUAYLE MUNRO LIMITED AND ESTABLISHES A NEW GLOBAL DATA & ANALYTICS GROUP

Houlihan Lokey, Inc., the global investment bank, today announced that it has agreed to acquire Quayle Munro Limited (Quayle Munro), an independent advisory firm that provides corporate finance advisory services to companies underpinned by data & analytics, content, software, and services. The agreement was signed on January 15 and is expected to close following regulatory approvals. Read more »

Raymond James Investment Services Selects Red Deer for MiFIDII Research Compliance

Red Deer, a financial technology company dedicated to enhancing the performance of active investment managers, is pleased to announce that Raymond James Investment Services (“Raymond James”), one of the fastest growing wealth management businesses in the UK today, has selected its MiFID II solution in order to adhere to the regulations that came into effect earlier this year. Read more »

Assetz Capital launches GBBA series two

Assetz Capital has launched Series 2 of its Great British Business Account (GBBA), offering investors a capped target gross interest rate of 6.25% per annum. GBBA Series 2 automatically invests in business loans that have realisable asset security. Although the account has a similar investment mandate to Series 1, Series 2 is more tailored to current market conditions to capture a wider range of higher-quality loans than its predecessor. Over £4... more Read more »

The Group CNP Cyprus Insurance Holdings Ltd Selected IMSplus for Its Insurance Investment Management Operations

Profile Software, an international financial solutions vendor, announced today that CNP Cyprus Insurance Holdings (CNP Cyprus) has selected the IMSplus solution to deploy, so as to effectively manage its assets and fund management requirements and achieve operational efficiency. Read more »

Quant Insight Makes Macro Research Available via RSRCHXchange

Quant Insight’s macro research provides quantitative analysis and actionable investment ideas to hedge funds, asset managers, asset allocators, pension funds and wealth managers. Their investment expertise, combined with high-quality data, proprietary algorithms and AI driven machine learning models helps investors make sense of complex trading environments and make better investment decisions.  Read more »

Mubadala Investment Company Acquires Verno Capital's Private Equity Advisory Unit

Mubadala Investment Company, the Abu Dhabi Government owned company, has acquired Verno Capital's private equity advisory unit to strengthen its internal investment and asset management capability across Russia and the CIS region.  The transaction sees a number of Verno employees transfer to Mubadala, who will now have a complete focus on Mubadala's Russian portfolio and investment pipeline. This comes as Mubadala seeks to grow its Russia... more Read more »

Ohpen Helps de Volksbank Optimize Investment Experience

De Volksbank and Ohpen have successfully completed the migration of over 122,000 investment accounts to Ohpen’s core banking platform. Using The Ohpen API, de Volksbank has now completely and seamlessly integrated its investment services into its internet banking environments, offering a greatly improved investment experience for its customers.  Technological innovation, the basis for an improved investment experience  Read more »

Dubai and Australia Ink FinTech Agreement

The Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) and the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) entered into an agreement today that sets out a framework for cooperation on financial technology (FinTech) innovation.  The agreement demonstrates a commitment by both Authorities to provide a regulatory framework that promotes innovation in financial services and regulatory compliance in their respective markets. Read more »

Framework, Private Equity investment Data Management, Appoints Director of Global Business Development

Framework, the private equity (PE) investment data firm, enabling PE investment management enterprises to deliver transparency, insight and accountability to their investors, today announced the appointment of Jesper Steiness, as Director of Global Business Development. The appointment will strengthen the leadership team as Framework concentrate on accelerating their current growth and focus on innovation in private equity operations. Read more »

ScoreStream Receives Intel Capital Funding

Today we are proud to announce ScoreStream has received funding from Intel Capital, Intel's strategic investment and M&A organization. ScoreStream is a crowd sourcing platform for capturing and syndicating local sports content to consumers and media companies. ScoreStream has partnerships with most of the major broadcast television groups, iHeart Media, and the Associated Press. Read more »

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