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Sun Hung Kai Financial acquires UK specialist brokerage firm NSBO

Wed, 07/06/2017 - 10:07

Sun Hung Kai Financial (SHKF) announced it has closed on its acquisition of 100 per cent of UK specialist brokerage and research firm North Square Blue Oak Limited (NSBO), following strategic cooperation between the two parties that started in early 2016 and with approval from UK regulators. »

Farah Ballands, Estera

Estera acquires Heritage Financial Services

Wed, 07/06/2017 - 07:50

Fiduciary and administration provider, Estera, has acquired the Heritage Financial Services Group (HFSG), an independent business providing third party fund administration, depositary, trust and corporate services in Guernsey, the UK and Malta. »

Peter A Cohen, Cowen

Cowen completes acquisition of Convergex

Fri, 02/06/2017 - 09:43

Cowen has completed its acquisition of Convergex Group for a total consideration of USD100.7 million (including seller transaction expenses) and is comprised of USD53.1 million in cash and USD47.6 million in Cowen common stock. »

Lynn Martin, ICE Data Services

Intercontinental Exchange to acquire Global Research index platform from BofAML

Fri, 02/06/2017 - 08:43

Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) is to acquire Bank of America Merrill Lynch's Global Research division’s index platform.  »

Euronext to acquire FastMatch and expand into global FX market

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 10:46

Euronext has acquired around 90 per cent of FastMatch for a USD153 million initial cash consideration. »

MainstreamBPO acquires Trinity Fund Administration

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 08:39

MainstreamBPO has executed sale agreements to acquire Trinity Fund Administration in Ireland and the Cayman Islands. »

Maitland makes Edinburgh acquisition

Thu, 18/05/2017 - 10:36

Maitland, the global advisory and fund administration firm, has acquired Edinburgh based R&H Fund Services Limited from Jersey-based fund administrator R&H Fund Services (Jersey) Limited. »

FAB acquires majority stake in Halkin Asset Management and rebrands as Centricus

Thu, 18/05/2017 - 10:02

FAB Partners, a global alternative investment platform, has completed the acquisition of a majority stake in Halkin Asset Management, a London-based alternative asset manager. »

Liquidnet acquires OTAS Technologies

Thu, 18/05/2017 - 09:04

Institutional trading network Liquidnet has acquired OTAS Technologies – an analytics platform that delivers actionable market intelligence and context directly to institutional traders and portfolio managers. »

Addepar acquires AltX to double down on high-growth alternatives market

Thu, 18/05/2017 - 08:50

Addepar has acquired AltX, an intelligence platform for the alternative investments market. »


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