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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
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
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
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
Morgan Stanley Global Private Equity buys Access Cash
By BBR Staff Writer
Morgan Stanley Global Private Equity has acquired Access Cash General Partnership, a Canadian firm that manages the network of automated teller machines (ATMs) in the country.
Wealth & Assets Management > Private Equity > News
Advent International, GS Capital Partners to acquire TransUnion for $3bn
By BBR Staff Writer
Advent International and GS Capital Partners VI Fund along with certain affiliates have inked a $3bn definitive merger agreement with Madison Dearborn Partners and Pritzker to acquire TransUnion, which provides information and risk management solutions in the US.
Wealth & Assets Management > Private Equity > News
Carlyle receives GBP650m binding offer from Glory for Talaris
By BBR Staff Writer
US-based Private equity firm The Carlyle Group has received a binding offer from Glory, a Japan-based manufacturer of money handling systems, to purchase Talaris, a provider of cash handling equipment, for GBP650m.
Wealth & Assets Management > Private Equity > News
Pamplona Capital Management appoints head of US private equity
By BBR Staff Writer
London-based private equity firm Pamplona Capital Management has hired Brian Ratzan as partner and head of US private equity.
Wealth & Assets Management > Private Equity > News
Jamesbeck Global Partners makes new hire to lead private equity practice
By BBR Staff Writer
US-based Jamesbeck Global Partners has appointed Holly Davidson as a managing director to lead its direct private equity practice.
Wealth & Assets Management > Private Equity > News

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