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Breakthrough: HSBC injects $100m into Bi...

HSBC has announced that it will invest $100 million in Bill Gates’ new climate technology investment fund, the Breakthrough Energy Catalyst. The bank said the investment makes it an “anchor partner” in the fund, which aims to raise $15 billion in public and private capital to accelerate the development and deployment of next-generation clean technologies, […]

Investment Banks: Takeover | Los Angele...

UTA’s headquarters in Beverly Hills. Some investment firms might still be skeptical of non-fungible tokens, but Hollywood is full of true believers.And with good reason. The NFT market amassed over $23 billion in transactions in 2021, according to crypto and decentralized application research firm Dapp-Radar, making NFTs one of the most impressive expansions in recent […]

Ho Ching to advise Swedish private equit...

SINGAPORE (BUSINESS TIMES) – Former Temasek CEO Ho Ching will join EQT Future, the longer-term impact-focused fund from Swedish private equity firm EQT, as an advisor. Through her appointment to the fund’s mission board, she will provide external objectivity to the fund’s strategic direction and set the bar for its commitment to driving positive impact, […]

Short-term stake in Morgan Stanley India...

Morgan Stanley India Investment Fund, Inc. (NYSE:IIF) benefited from significant growth in short-term interest rates in January. As of January 15, there were short interests totaling 2,300 shares, a growth of 76.9% from the total of 1,300 shares as of December 31. Based on an average daily trading volume of 26,100 shares, the short-term interest […]

CSA releases ESG investment fund disclos...

To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. The Canadian Securities Administrators (“CSA“) of the recently published guidance (the “Advice“) for investment funds on their environmental, social and governance disclosure practices (“ESG“), including funds whose investment objectives refer to ESG factors and other funds that use […]

Online broker Haysto secures its investm...

Online specialist mortgage broker Haysto has received an investment from Rishi Khosla, CEO and co-founder of OakNorth Bank and technology software specialist, Dr. Steve Garnett. Haysto was launched as an appointed representative of HL Partnership last year, having initially joined the industry as an online specialist mortgage aggregator. The investment is expected to help Haysto […]

Israel and the Emirates create a joint i...

Israel’s foreign trade data shows clear and distinct growth in all areas of high technology. According to the Israeli Ministry of Economy, for the first time, the export of services has exceeded the export of goods. These services are largely high technology exported to various countries in the form of programming, offensive and defensive cyber […]

Top investment banks scramble to change ...

The Federal Reserve Building in Washington on January 26.JOSHUA ROBERTS/Reuters Strategists from the world’s biggest investment banks rushed to alter their Federal Reserve rate calls on Thursday after policymakers stressed at a policy meeting that it would tighten policy to fight inflation . The Federal Reserve said Wednesday it would likely raise interest rates in […]

Sun Cable asks investment banks to help ...

The mandate should not be for everyone. Sun Cable is a large and potentially long-term project with considerable uncertainty. There is also already some skepticism among Australian institutional investors in infrastructure, including large industry pension funds that have scooped up long-lived Australian assets like Sydney Airport, the Sydney’s WestConnex toll and the Telstra and Optus […]

Best investment banks to work for in 202...

Why do you want to work in investment banking? Don’t say you want money. You won’t last long. The hours, the pace, the pressure: it’ll eat you up before you can cash in your big bonus and move on to private equity. Huddled in secret, you’ll perform your numbers and tweak your pitchbook dozens of […]

Taiwanese Battery Manufacturer ProLogium...

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Taiwanese battery maker ProLogium Technology Co said on Thursday it had signed a cooperation agreement with Daimler AG’s Mercedes-Benz to build test vehicles equipped with solid-state batteries co-developed in the years to to come. ProLogium said in a statement it would receive a “double-digit” investment of €1 million from the German luxury […]

Taiwanese battery maker ProLogium signs ...

The Mercedes-Benz logo is seen on a car outside the Mercedes-Benz museum in Stuttgart, Germany, February 11, 2020. REUTERS/Andreas Gebert Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SHANGHAI, Jan 27 (Reuters) – Taiwanese battery maker ProLogium Technology Co said on Thursday it had signed a cooperation agreement with Mercedes-Benz of Daimler AG (DAIGn.DE) […]

New investment fund seeks to boost Vermo...

Click to enlarge Daria Bishop From left to right: Tom Moody, Cherian Philip, Allison Maino, Jim Crook and John Antonucci Private equity investor Jim Crook and four associates have launched an investment fund to inject $12.5 million into promising Vermont start-ups. Announced this week, the Dudley Fund will focus on early-stage and mid-stage Vermont businesses […]

Quintet launches climate-neutral investm...

The Luxembourg private bank Quintet has announcement the launch of the world’s first multi-asset and climate-neutral investment fund. The Quintet Earth Essential Portfolio Selection (EPS) fund provides equal exposure to green bonds and low-carbon equities and offsets associated carbon emissions through reforestation activities. Quintet Earth is a UCITS fund, which launched with €280 million in […]

Multi-million pound investment deal to f...

Eden Mill: multi-million pound investment deal to fund new Fife distillery Calendar An icon of a desktop calendar. to cancel An icon of a circle with a diagonal line across it. Caret A right-pointing solid arrow icon. E-mail An icon of a paper envelope. Facebook An icon of Facebook’s “f” mark. google An icon of […]

Beijing investment bank backs Keppel Dat...

The investment fund behind Keppel Data Centers has acquired $1.1 billion from investors, including a Beijing-based investment bank, which will support the growth of Keppel’s data centers in Singapore and around the world. The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) contributed US$100 million to the Keppel Data Center Fund (KDC Fund II), a fund that closed […]

South Korea’s IPO boom leaves investment

A currency trader walks past electronic signs showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) and the exchange rate between the US dollar and South Korean won in a bank’s trading room, Seoul , in South Korea, on November 5, 2020./ Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HONG KONG/SEOUL, Jan 21 (Reuters) […]

South Korea’s IPO Boom Leaves Investment

By Scott Murdoch and Heekyong Yang HONG KONG/SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s equity offering boom has created a money-spinning opportunity for issuers and investors, but it has brought little joy to at least one segment of the market capital: the investment banks and brokerage houses working on these transactions. LG Energy Solution Ltd’s (LGES) $10.8 […]

Hollywood executive pleads guilty to def...

Damian Williams, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that WILLIAM SADLEIR has pleaded guilty to two counts of wire fraud in connection with his participation in two schemes related to investments made by a fund New York-based investment company (the “Fund”) in Aviron Pictures, LLC and its affiliated entities […]

Tangerine adds socially responsible glob...

Tangerine Investments’ socially responsible investment portfolios help clients invest for their future and the world around them TORONTO, January 20, 2022 /CNW/ – Today, Tangerine Investment Management Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tangerine Bank, announces a new addition to its investment fund offering with the launch of Tangerine Socially Responsible Global Portfolios. The new Portfolios […]

US climate tech startups to benefit from...

RIYADH: Bitcoin, the leading cryptocurrency internationally, traded higher on Thursday, rising 1.80% to $41,935 as of 11:34 a.m. Riyadh time. Ether, the second most traded cryptocurrency, was priced at $3,128, up 2.55%, according to data from Coindesk. Other news: The UK and Spain are introducing crackdowns on cryptocurrency advertising this week. UK Finance Minister Rishi […]

Invalda INVL: INVL launches an alternati...

INVL Asset Management, one of Lithuania’s leading asset management companies, has established the INVL alternative investment fund for retail investors, with investments starting from EUR 5,000. The new fund will focus, through investments in other investment funds, on alternative and active physical asset classes such as real estate, land and forests, infrastructure, renewable energy and […]

INVL Asset Management, a subsidiary of I...

INVL Asset Management, one of Lithuania’s leading asset management companies, has established the INVL alternative investment fund for retail investors, with investments starting from EUR 5,000. The new fund will focus, through investments in other investment funds, on alternative and physical asset classes. assets such as real estate, land and forests, infrastructure, renewable energy and […]

Morgan Stanley Unit takes control of Fus...

(Bloomberg) – Telecoms company Fusion Connect Inc. has raised fresh money and reworked its debt as part of a turnaround strategy that will see Morgan Stanley Private Credit take ownership of the business. The Atlanta-based company raised $55 million in preferred stock and refinanced a $60 million credit facility in a recapitalization led by Morgan […]

MiiMOSA and the European Investment Fund...

The European Investment Fund (EIF – subsidiary of the European Investment Bank Group) has signed a commitment of 20 million euros in the MiiMosa Transition Fund n°1, the first investment fund created in 2021 and dedicated to the agricultural transition. Founded in 2015 by Florian Breton, MiiMosa is a financing platform dedicated to the transition […]

Woodside strikes hasty investment deal f...

Woodside’s scramble to sell a 49% stake in the Pluto LNG Train 2 processing facility to Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) is a totally unsustainable investment as the energy provider struggles to secure new customers for the project, says Greenpeace Australia Pacific. Processing toxic gas from the Scarborough Deep Sea Gas Drilling Project off WA’s biodiversity-rich […]

Metalmark Announces New Strategic Invest...

NEW YORK and AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–January 18, 2022– Metalmark Capital (“Metalmark”), a leading private equity firm, announced that it has raised new capital to support the continued growth of Innovetive Petcare (“Innovetive” or the “Company”). The Continuation Fund expands and strengthens Innovetive’s investor base while providing significant capital to support Innovetive’s next chapter of growth. […]

Metalmark Announces New Strategic Invest...

NEW YORK and AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–January 18, 2022– Metalmark Capital (“Metalmark”), a leading private equity firm, announced that it has raised new capital to support the continued growth of Innovetive Petcare (“Innovetive” or the “Company”). The Continuation Fund expands and strengthens Innovetive’s investor base while providing significant capital to support Innovetive’s next chapter of growth. […]

Investment Banks Numis and Credit Suisse...

Investment banks Numis and Credit Suisse have hired general counsel, in the latest internal leadership change at global financial institutions. Credit Suisse has hired Rena Morjaria as general counsel in the UK and head of general counsel for the EMEA investment bank, a spokesperson said on Monday. Morjaria joins Vontobel Asset Management where she served […]

Treasury Board Investments Ends Use of B...

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) – State Treasurer Riley Moore announced Monday that the Board of Treasury Investments, which manages the state’s roughly $8 billion in operating funds, will no longer use an investment fund BlackRock Inc. in connection with its banking transactions. Treasurer Moore said the decision was based on recent reports that BlackRock urged companies […]

Genesys selects investment banks for US ...

(Reuters) – Private equity owners of enterprise software maker Genesys have selected underwriters for an initial public offering (IPO) in the United States, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters on Friday. Owners Permira Holdings and Hellman & Friedman have tapped JPMorgan Chase & Co, Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs Inc among other underwriters […]

Genesys Selects Investment Banks for U.S...

(Reuters) – Private equity owners of enterprise software maker Genesys have selected underwriters for an initial public offering (IPO) in the United States, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters on Friday. Owners Permira Holdings and Hellman & Friedman have tapped JPMorgan Chase & Co, Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs Inc among other underwriters […]

SBI MF soon to meet investment banks for...

SBI MF soon to meet investment banks for IPO mandate | VCCircle Homepage Markets SBI MF soon to meet investment banks for IPO mandate SBI MF soon to meet investment banks for IPO mandate Photo credit: VCCircle SBI Funds Management Ltd (SBI MF), the asset management joint venture between State Bank of India and France’s […]

Sotheby’s is reportedly consulting two i

Sotheby’s appears to be taking another step towards becoming a listed company again. The auction house has consulted with investment banks Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley about an initial public offering, according to a Bloomberg report. The offer could take place later this year and the company could be looking at around $5 billion worth, […]

Genesys taps investment banks for IPO th...

(Bloomberg) – The private equity owners of Genesys have selected underwriters for an initial public offering that could value the call center technology provider at more than $30 billion, according to people familiar with the matter. Bloomberg’s Most Read Permira and Hellman & Friedman are working with Goldman Sachs Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co. […]

US Investment Banks Should Increase Bonu...

US investment bank Morgan Stanley (MS) has increased its annual bonus for top performers by more than 20% following a boom in deals over the past year. Bankers in the equity underwriting and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) advisory businesses are expected to receive some of the highest raises from the Wall Street firm due to […]

Switzerland tests digital currency payme...

By John Revill and Tom Wilson ZURICH, Jan. 13 (Reuters) – The Swiss central bank has successfully used digital currency to settle transactions involving five commercial banks, the Swiss National Bank announced Thursday, the technology’s latest trial in wholesale markets. The trial, called Project Helvetia, could bring the introduction of central bank digital currencies closer […]

Abu Dhabi subsidiary IHC accepts investm...

APEX Holding, a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi International Holding Co. (IHC), has entered into a sale and purchase agreement with Ras Al Khaimah Cement Investment. Ras Al Khaimah Cement Investment will acquire all of the shares of IHC and Chimera Investments in APEX Holding, through the issuance of mandatory convertible bonds into shares of APEX […]

Switzerland tests digital currency payme...

(Refiles to remove the duplication of the third paragraph lower in the story) By John Revill and Tom Wilson ZURICH (Reuters) – The Swiss central bank has successfully used digital currency to settle transactions involving five commercial banks, the Swiss National Bank said on Thursday, the latest trial of the technology in wholesale markets. The […]

Tilapia farmer Lake Harvest receives $7m...

Lake Harvest, an integrated tilapia farmer in Africa, will receive the first tranche of a new fund for aquaculture in sub-Saharan Africa launched by Aqua-Spark late last year. The Dutch sustainable aquaculture investor is investing $7 million (€6.1 million) alongside the Norwegian Investment Fund for Developing Countries NORFUND, to boost the growth of farming activities […]

France plans investment fund to secure m...

LONDON: The cryptocurrency dogecoin jumped more than 20% on Friday as Tesla began accepting it as payment for goods in its online store. Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted, “Tesla merch purchasable with Dogecoin,” fulfilling a promise he made in December 2021. The digital coin, originally created as a joke in 2013 but since considered a […]

UK signs preliminary investment deal wit...

Wednesday, January 12, 2022 12:01 am MUSCAT, OMAN – NOVEMBER 18: A general view of the Muscat skyline on November 18, 2014 in Muscat, Oman. Prince Harry is on a three-day visit to Oman before heading to Abu Dhabi to participate in a charity polo match for his charity Sentebale. (Photo by Chris Jackson / […]

Abu Dhabi fund seals $ 105 million inves...

The Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has reached a $ 104.8 million agreement with Minor International Public Company Limited (Mint) to jointly own shares in five key tourism assets in Thailand. These are the Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort; Avani Hotel and Riverside Bangkok; Riverside Plaza Bangkok; Anantara Layan Phuket Resort and Four Seasons Resort […]

Dunxin Financial (DXF.US) Establishes Co...

Wuhan, China, January 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — In the metaverse industry, artificial intelligence computing power infrastructure is becoming an important strategic deployment and key content of “new infrastructure” under the new development paradigm. Investing in new computing power infrastructure meets the demands of the development and transition of the global social economy. It plays an […]

The SEC wants to know: Are investment ba...

From Texas Standard: The Texas office of the Securities and Exchange Commission, or SEC, has launched a survey of banks into disclosures about how their policies might conflict with recent changes to Texas law regarding corporate discrimination. guns and energy. Reuters correspondent Chris prentice reported on the story. Listen to the interview above or read […]

Weekly Cannabis Roundup: Investment Deal...

Amid a growing dispute, a investment deal between two US cannabis companies appears to be in jeopardy. Also this week, a maligned Canadian cannabis producer appears to be reaching the end of the line. Keep reading to learn more about cannabis from the past five days. Dispute between two cannabis companies US$73 million investment agreement […]

Ascend slams MedMen for failing to reach...

By Sarah Jarvis (January 7, 2022, 5:26 PM EST) – Cannabis operator Ascend Wellness Holdings Inc. has accused MedMen Enterprises Inc. of breaching an investment agreement for a majority stake in MedMen’s New York operations by refusing to close the deals, saying it sends a message that “some cannabis companies can’t be trusted to keep […]

Taiwan Launches $ 200 Million Lithuanian...

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan will set up a US $ 200 million (NT $ 5.51 billion) fund to invest in the Lithuanian economy, Vilnius Representative Eric Huang (黃 鈞 耀) said on Wednesday (Jan.5). China has targeted the Baltic democracy with sanctions after allowing Taiwan to open a representative office using its name, whereas […]

Taiwan sets up $ 200 million investment ...

VILNIUS (Reuters) – Taiwan will create a $ 200 million fund to invest in Lithuanian industries and boost bilateral trade, he said on Wednesday, as the fiercely democratic island seeks to push back diplomatic pressure from the China over the Baltic state. Lithuania is under pressure from China to reverse its decision last year to […]

BW Ideol, Jera, ADEME Pen Investment Dea...

January 5, 2022 1 credit BW Ideol, a company specializing in floating offshore wind solutions, has signed an investment agreement with the Japanese JERA and the French ADEME Investissement to create an investment company intended to finance the co-development of offshore wind projects using the technology patented Damping Pool by BW Ideol […]

Indian investment banks profited from IP...

The explosion in the number of initial public offerings in India in 2021 helped investment bankers raise a record $ 1.1 billion in advisory fees, according to a report. In 2021, 63 companies, including many new-age startups, entered the capital market and raised 1.2 trillion rupees ($ 16.6 billion), eclipsing the previous record of $ […]

Hiring and recruiting trends for investm...

The war for talent in 2022 started in 2021 Kevin Mahoney, partner and head of investment banking, private equity and private lending activities at Bay Street Advisors. Courtesy of Kevin Mahoney Recruiting in 2022 is expected to be busier than ever, but banks at the top of their game did not wait until the new […]

BancorpTrust helps clients establish inv...

BancorpTrust is a licensed investment bank and statutory trust specializing in helping clients establish investment banks, offshore banks, licensed investment funds, credit unions, capital trusts, Capital protected private equity funds and tax-exempt real estate funds through its sister company, Blockchain Digital City. BancorpTrust’s wide range of services allows clients to launch a new banking business, […]