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St James’s Place invests GBP286m in Impax Global Opportunities

Tue, 31/07/2018 - 14:57

St James’s Place, the FTSE 100-listed wealth management group with over GBP90 billion of funds under management, has selected Impax Asset Management (Impax), a specialist investor focused on a more sustainable economy, to manage its newly rebranded Sustainable and Responsible Equity fund. »

Greg Mazanec, QED

OpenInvest Secures USD10.4m in Series A round led by QED Investors

Mon, 30/07/2018 - 10:43

OpenInvest, a digital investment advisor for socially responsible investing, has raised USD10.4 million in a Series A funding round led by QED Investors, with additional participation from Andreessen Horowitz (who led OpenInvest's previous venture round in 2017) SYSTEMIQ, Wireframe Ventures, Yard Ventures and Abstract Ventures. »

Mahmood Noorani, Quant Insight

Quant Insight completes funding round with key investors

Thu, 05/07/2018 - 10:33

Quant Insight (Qi), a macro analytics firm that applies quantitative techniques to financial markets, has completed its latest funding round, which includes key investments from Alan Howard (Brevan Howard Asset Management) and Jens-Peter Stein (Stone Milliner Asset Management). »

Quantifeed raises USD10m Series B Funding from Cathay Financial Holdings and Legg Mason

Wed, 20/06/2018 - 10:37

Quantifeed, Asia’s leading B2B robo-advice provider, has closed USD10 million (AUD13.5 million) in a Series B funding round led by Cathay Financial Holdings, with participation from Legg Mason. »

Olga Chernova, Sancus Capital

Credit fund Sancus focuses on arbitraging inefficiencies

Tue, 19/06/2018 - 12:39

Olga Chernova, is founder and CIO of Sancus Capital, a long short credit manager and one of the leading female figures in the credit space. Raised in the former Soviet Union, she moved to the United States when she was 16 and had a distinguished career at Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan trading credit derivatives before founding Sancus in 2009. »

Jean-Philippe Lemay, Fiera Capital

Fiera Capital acquires HNW and institutional investment firm CGOV Asset Management Français

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 09:44

Independent asset management firm Fiera Capital Corporation has completed its acquisition of the business of CGOV Asset Management (CGOV), an Ontario-based investment management firm focused on high-net-worth and institutional investors, with CAD5 billion in AUM. »

Ken Wotton, Livingbridge

Livingbridge equity funds seek returns from the UK’s smaller companies

Tue, 15/05/2018 - 12:24

Finding the opportunities in UK small and micro cap companies is the main focus of Livingbridge’s Ken Wotton. »

StratiFi Technologies raises USD7m in Series A funding Round

Mon, 07/05/2018 - 13:51

StratiFi Technologies, a provider of technology solutions for investment advisors and family offices, has USD7 million in a Series A funding round that led by Anthemis Group. »

Chalice Wealth Partners raises USD4.6m in Series A funding led by Uinta Investment Partners

Thu, 26/04/2018 - 10:01

Chalice Wealth Partners, a financial technology membership organisation for registered independent advisors (RIAs) and wealth managers, has closing a Series A funding round of USD4.6 million led by multi-family office Uinta Investment Partners. »

Freddie Lait, Latitude

Witan Investment Trust invests in Latitude Investment Management’s Global Long Only Equity

Tue, 24/04/2018 - 18:39

Witan Investment Trust (‘Witan’) is investing in Latitude Investment Management’s Global Long Only Equity strategy. »


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