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SoftBank to acquire Fortress Investment for $3.3bn
By BBR Staff Writer
Japan-based SoftBank has agreed to acquire US investment management firm Fortress Investment for about $3.3bn.
Wealth & Assets Management > Private Equity > News
Opus Bank’s subsidiary sees increase in online account openings with enhanced Alt-Nav technology
By BBR Staff Writer
Opus Bank announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Pensco Trust Company, a major tech-enabled alternative asset IRA custodian, has experienced a significant increase in online account openings as a result of the enhancement of its Alt-Nav technology with Straight-Through-Processing (STP).
Banking Services > Online Banking > News
Broadridge acquires minority stake in AMA Partners
By BBR Staff Writer
Broadridge Financial Solutions has acquired a minority stake in the Netherlands-based AMA Partners, a provider of corporate governance solutions.
Wealth & Assets Management > Hedge Funds > News
Catterton, partners to create new consumer-focused private equity firm
By BBR Staff Writer
Private equity firm Catterton has agreed to partner with luxury goods company LVMH and Groupe Arnault to create a new global consumer-focused private equity firm.
Wealth & Assets Management > Private Equity > News
Sterling Capital expands portfolio with three equity funds
By BBR Staff Writer
Sterling Capital Management has expanded its portfolio of 25 mutual funds with the addition of three equity funds.
Wealth & Assets Management > Private Equity > News
Stifel to expand investment banking operations with Eaton Partners acquisition
By BBR Staff Writer
Stifel Financial has agreed to acquire global fund placement and advisory firm Eaton Partners for an undisclosed amount.
Wealth & Assets Management > Private Equity > News
Comvest closes fifth private equity fund at $893m
By BBR Staff Writer
Private investment firm Comvest Partners has closed a fifth private equity fund with $893m in total capital commitments.
Wealth & Assets Management > Private Equity > News
Permira offers $2.6bn to acquire Italian bank ICBPI
By BBR Staff Writer
Private equity fund Permira has offered €2.2bn ($2.6bn) to acquire Italian bank Istituto Centrale delle Banche Popolari Italiane (ICBPI) from a group of cooperative banks.
Wealth & Assets Management > Private Equity > News
JPMorgan signs agreement to sell One Equity Partners
By BBR Staff Writer
Lexington Partners and AlpInvest Partners have signed a definitive agreement to acquire half of JPMorgan Chase’s stake in its principal private equity business, One Equity Partners (OEP).
Wealth & Assets Management > Private Equity > News
JPMorgan close to selling One Equity Partners
By BBR Staff Writer
US-based financial services company JPMorgan Chase is reportedly close to selling half its stake in the portfolio of its private equity business, One Equity Partners
Wealth & Assets Management > Private Equity > News
American Capital to launch new private equity fund for US lower middle market
By BBR Staff Writer
American Capital has signed definitive agreements with a group of investors to launch a new private equity fund focused on investing in companies in the lower middle market.
Wealth & Assets Management > Asset Management > News
Standard Life Investments presents new emerging market debt fund
By BBR Staff Writer
Global asset manager Standard Life Investments has unveiled a second Global Emerging Markets Debt fund, for retail and institutional investors in Europe.
Wealth & Assets Management > Private Equity > News
Ashburton unveils Africa Equity Opportunities Fund
By BBR Staff Writer
Ashburton has rolled out its new Africa Equity Opportunities Fund, which will target undervalued listed African equities (ex-South Africa) across different sectors to realize long-term capital growth.
Wealth & Assets Management > Asset Management > News
Blackstone private equity Q2 revenues decline by 97% in 2012
By BBR Staff Writer
Investment and advisory firm Blackstone has reported total revenues of $11.79m from Private Equity for second quarter 2012, a decline of 97% compared to revenues of $399.4m in the second quarter of 2011.
Wealth & Assets Management > Asset Management > News
Standard Chartered Private Equity invests $46m in Smoothies Korea
By BBR Staff Writer
Standard Chartered Private Equity (SCPE) and a consortium including South Korea's National Pension Service (NPS) will invest $46m in Smoothies Korea.
Wealth & Assets Management > Private Equity > News

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