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Goldman Sachs not to join UK Banking Standards Review Council
By BBR Staff Writer
American investment banking firm Goldman Sachs has refused to join the Banking Standards Review Council (BSRC), a new organisation that aims to promote high standards across banks in the UK, people close to the matter told The Walls Street Journal.
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JMP Group signs distribution agreement with RCS Capital
By BBR Staff Writer
JMP Group, an investment banking and alternative asset management firm, announced today that JMP Securities has entered into an agreement with RCS Capital.
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Qatar National Bank increases stake in Ecobank Transnational
By BBR Staff Writer
Qatar National Bank (QNB) has increased its stake in Ecobank Transnational by purchasing another 11% stake or 2.048 billion ordinary shares for an aggregate price of $238m.
Wealth & Assets Management > Asset Management > News
BMO Global selects Charles River investment management solution
By BBR Staff Writer
Charles River, an enterprise-wide, front- and middle-office investment management solution provider, announced that BMO Global Asset Management has selected the Charles River Investment Management Solution (Charles River IMS) for its Hong Kong and London operations.
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SEC files securities fraud charges against Kansas
By BBR Staff Writer
The Securities and Exchange Commission announced securities fraud charges against the state of Kansas stemming from a nationwide review of bond offering documents to determine whether municipalities were properly disclosing material pension liabilities and other risks to investors.
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Blackstone, KKR and TPG reach settlement on collusion case
By BBR Staff Writer
Blackstone Group, KKR and TPG Capital have reportedly agreed to settle charges that they conspired to suppress competition in some of the biggest buyout deals before the financial crisis.
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Nomura partners with Bridge Capital Asset Management
By BBR Staff Writer
Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (NAM) announced that it has entered into an alliance agreement with Bridge Capital Asset Management Co., Ltd. (Bridge Capital), an investment manager specializing in incubation funds investing in hedge funds.
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First State Super selects MSCI Multi-Asset Class Risk Management Platform
By BBR Staff Writer
MSCI Inc., a provider of investment decision support tools worldwide, announced that one of Australia's largest superannuation funds, First State Super (FTC), has selected BarraOne, MSCI's multi-asset class risk management and performance attribution platform, to help the continued evolution of their investment process.
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Evercore to establish a european debt advisory business
By BBR Staff Writer
Evercore announced that it is expanding its investment banking capabilities in London through the formation of a new European dedicated debt advisory business.
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Eze Software introduces AIFMD reporting tool
By BBR Staff Writer
Eze Software Group, a premier provider of global investment technology, announced the expansion of Regulatory Filings Manager to support Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) Annex IV filings.
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Blackstone, KKR and TPG near settlement on collusion case
By BBR Staff Writer
Blackstone Group, KKR and TPG Capital are reportedly conducting negotiations to resolve charges that they conspired to suppress competition in some of the biggest buyout deals before the financial crisis.
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Nomura Asset Management deploys NRI T-STAR solution suite
By BBR Staff Writer
Nomura Research Institute, a leading provider of consulting services and system solutions announced the implementation of its T-STAR solution suite for Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. to support its investment advisory business.
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SimCorp introduces new legal rule set service for asset managers
By BBR Staff Writer
SimCorp announced the launch of its Legal Rule Set Service for fund managers - initially for Germany, Luxembourg and Switzerland.
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eVestment releases Smart Click 2.0 Omni source solution
By BBR Staff Writer
Winning a new institutional investment mandate can mean millions of dollars in fees to an asset manager.
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BlueBay chooses Confluence NXT regulatory reporting solution
By BBR Staff Writer
Confluence, the global leader in investment data management automation, announces that BlueBay Asset Management, a leading specialist manager of fixed income and alternative investment products, has chosen Confluence's Unity NXT regulatory reporting solutions to automate its data reporting processes, both to comply with current regulatory demands and in anticipation of future ones.
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