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The European Investment Fund supports Estateguru in the launch of a new credit fund By Joy Dumasia Today Credit funds credit management Credit score real estate guru, a pioneer in online financing for SMEs (small and medium-sized enterprises) in Europe, is preparing to launch a diversified credit fund for institutional investors. The European Investment Fund […]

Rapidly evolving green energy space chal...

Billions of dollars are available for green investments as the world tries to control greenhouse gas emissions from the energy sector, but finding the best bet is a challenge because the energy transition is changing so rapidly, said private equity managers and investment bankers. As panelists defined their top picks for green investments on March […]

Jadwa Investment launches Liwan investme...

Riyadh: Liwan Investment Fund is a SAR 312 million, Shariah-compliant, closed-end real estate fund that was launched with the aim of developing a mixed-use residential and commercial complex in the Al Mohammadiya district of Riyadh. The fund has appointed Liwan Real Estate Company, a subsidiary of Tatweer Group, as the developer and secured SAR 200 […]

Investment Fund: SWAMIH Investment Fund ...

SWAMIH Investment Fund, the crisis fund for the real estate sector, has given its approval to approximately 105 transactions, which will help complete 61,000 homes. Irfan A Kazi, Chief Investment Officer, SWAMIH Investment Fund I, SBICAP Ventures Ltd, said 144 deals have received preliminary approvals which will complete an additional 85,000 homes. In November 2019, […]

Allos launches a fourth investment fund ...

INDIANAPOLIS (Inside INdiana Business) – Indianapolis-based Allos Ventures has announced the first closing of its latest fund, Allos IV. The venture capital firm says the fund will continue to focus on investing in early-stage B2B software companies. Managing Director Don Aquilano said being able to launch a fourth fund is “validation that there is a […]

Allos launches a fourth investment fund

Don Aquilano appearing on Inside Indiana Business with Gerry Dick in 2018. (IIB Photo) Indianapolis-based Allos Ventures has announced the first closing of its latest fund, Allos IV. The venture capital firm says the fund will continue to focus on investing in early-stage B2B software companies. Managing Director Don Aquilano said being able to launch […]

Hines raises another $600 million for CR...

Adriana de Alcantara, Senior Managing Director, Fund Manager Hines US Property Partners (HUSPP), Hines (Hines, iStock) Houston-based real estate investment firm Hines has closed another $600 million fundraising round for the firm’s commercial real estate investment vehicle. hines announcement Tuesday the additional equity for Hines US Property Partners. The fundraising brings the fund’s equity commitments […]

Investment fund makes £5m available to b

The Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund (NPIF) has made a further £5m available to businesses in Yorkshire and the Humber and the Tees Valley. Providers Finance for Enterprise and Business Enterprise Fund – managers of the now £15m NPIF – BEF & FFE Microfinance Fund – will continue to support start-ups, start-ups and more established companies […]

UAE’s Aldar and Apollo complete landmark

US buyout firm Apollo Global Management Inc. will invest $1.4 billion in Aldar Properties in the UAE in what will be Abu Dhabi’s largest private sector foreign direct investment. Under the deal, which is expected to close in the first quarter of 2022, Apollo will take a direct minority stake in Aldar Investment Properties with […]

Google investment fund leads $140 millio...

Israel-based cybersecurity startup Salt Security has made a new $140 million investment led by CapitalG, the independent growth fund of Google parent Alphabet, the company announced Thursday. Existing investors such as Sequoia Capital, Y Combinator, S Capital VC and Advent International also participated in the round. The Series D investment values ​​Salt Security at $1.4 […]

Encavis Asset Management AG’s new altern

DGAP-News: Encavis Asset Management AG / Keyword(s): Financing/Expansion09.02.2022 / 07:00 The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. Company News Encavis Asset Management AG’s new alternative investment fund, EIF IV, receives its first capital commitments and completes the acquisition of a high-performance wind farm in Ireland Neubiberg/Munich, February 9, 2022 – Encavis […]

Airbus and Quebec sign a $1.2 billion in...

MONTREAL (Reuters) – Airbus and Quebec said on Friday they had reached a $1.2 billion investment deal that would allow the Canadian province to remain in the loss-making A220 aircraft program until the company becomes profitable. Airbus would invest $900 million, while Quebec would invest $300 million in the program, according to a statement from […]

Ecofin Tax-Advantaged Social Impact Fund...

OVERLAND PARK, Kan.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ecofin’s Tax-Advantaged Social Impact Fund (TSIFX) won the award for Best ESG Investment Fund: Social Bond category. “We are delighted to have won this award which recognizes our efforts to provide our investors with opportunities to positively impact communities across the country while seeking to deliver attractive total returns with a focus […]

Social Bonds category at the 2022 ESG In...

OVERLAND PARK, Kan.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ecofin’s Tax-Advantaged Social Impact Fund (TSIFX) won the award for Best ESG Investment Fund: Social Bond category. “We are delighted to have won this award which recognizes our efforts to provide our investors with opportunities to positively impact communities across the country while seeking to deliver attractive total returns with a focus […]

Ecofin Tax-Advantaged Social Impact Fund...

OVERLAND PARK, Kan.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Ecofin Tax-Advantaged Social Impact Fund (TSIFX) won the award for Best ESG Investment Fund: Social Bonds category. “We are delighted to have won this award which recognizes our efforts to provide our investors with opportunities to positively impact communities across the country while seeking to deliver attractive total returns with a […]

Social Bonds category at the 2022 ESG In...

OVERLAND PARK, Kansas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ecofin’s Tax-Advantaged Social Impact Fund (TSIFX) won the award for Best ESG Investment Fund: Social Bond category. “We are delighted to have won this award which recognizes our efforts to provide our investors with opportunities to positively impact communities across the country while seeking to deliver attractive total returns with a focus […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Terminus Capital Partners acquires a com...

ATLANTA, December 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – TAP Software Holdings, an enterprise software investment vehicle managed by Terminus Capital Partners, today announced the acquisition of Delta Data, a leading FinTech company specializing in providing back-end solutions processing billions of dollars in assets for mutual funds, collective investment trusts and the larger-scale mutual fund industry. Founded […]

Terminus Capital Partners Acquires Mutua...

ATLANTA, December 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – TAP Software Holdings, an enterprise software investment vehicle managed by Terminus Capital Partners, today announced the acquisition of Delta data, a leading FinTech company specializing in providing back-end solutions processing billions of dollars in assets for the mutual fund, mutual fund and mutual fund industry to the general […]

Indian Investment Banks’ 2021 Fee Pool $

The commission pool of Indian investment banks exceeded $ 1 billion this year, up 25% from a year ago, thanks to the record number of issues to sell shares. According to Kotak Mahindra Investment Bank, one of India’s largest investment bankers and manager of several equity sales this year, an increase in activity also helped […]

Google’s Africa Investment Fund makes it

Internet giant Google today announced that it has made its Africa Investment Fund’s first investment in the Ugandan super app SafeBoda. The undisclosed investment comes two months after Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai announced the tech giant’s intentions to commit $1 billion over the next five years in “technology-driven initiatives,” which include a $50 million investment […]

Google’s Africa Investment Fund makes it

Internet giant Google today announced that it has made its Africa Investment Fund’s first investment in Ugandan super app SafeBoda. The undisclosed investment comes two months after Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai announced the tech giant’s intentions to commit $1 billion over the next five years in “technology-led initiatives,” which includes a $50 million Africa Investment […]

Ward Hadaway joins forces with an invest...

From g. to right: Simon Errington and Ian McElroy Newcastle-based law firm Ward Hadaway has been appointed by the TOC Property Backed Lending Trust (PBLT) to advise on its recent financing arrangements with Shawbrook Bank and increase lending activity in the property development sector. Coté PBLT is managed by mortgage specialist Tier One Capital and […]

Investment banks in a hurry to strengthe...

Urban investment banks are strengthening their private capital markets teams in Europe, as fundraising has more than doubled in the region this year as part of a larger transaction boom. Citigroup, Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan are among the big Wall Street banks that hire negotiators to raise funds for high growth companies in Europe – […]

Spend Matters secures investment deal

Proprietary data platform based on technology Expenses matter concluded an investment agreement with a private investment company Copley Equity Partners for an undetermined amount, according to a Press release Friday (December 10). Copley Equity Partners, which focuses on lower-middle market companies with strong growth opportunities, has supported Spend Matters in part because of its ability […]

Egypt’s Sovereign Fund intends to launch

CAIRO – December 6, 2021: The Egyptian Sovereign Fund will launch an investment fund for the education sector, according to Fund Managing Director Ayman Soliman. Soliman said during the activities of the second day of the CEO Conference on Monday that the fund holds a portfolio for the education sector with a current value of […]

Prem Group signs investment agreement wi...

Prem Group obtained investments from funds managed by subsidiaries of Fortress Investment Group, which acquired a majority stake in the company through an off-market acquisition of interests held by non-executive shareholders. Fortress will invest alongside the existing management team, which reinvests the majority of its holdings, to implement a joint business plan to grow the […]

Allegion Ventures Launches $ 100 Million...

Security products company Allegion Plc says it has had such success with its initial technology-focused investment fund over the past 32 months, that it is now launching a $ 100 million fund that is double the original size. The company announced Wednesday that its corporate arm, Allegion Ventures, has established a fund that will invest […]

Eagle Property Capital and Promecap laun...

Eagle Property Capital Investments has partnered with Promecap to launch a new multifamily investment vehicle: EPC Promecap Multifamily Partners V, LLC (Fund V) Eagle Property Capital Investments, LLC (EPC), a vertically integrated real estate investment manager focused on value-added multi-family space, announces that it has partnered with Promecap, a leading private equity firm based in […]

Celtra Technologies signs investment agr...

Creative Automation Celtra Technologies has signed a definitive agreement to receive a majority investment from Symphony Technology Group (STG), a private equity partner of leading companies in the data, software and analytics market. STG’s support will help Celtra grow in partnership with Celtra’s founders and management team. Celtra is expected to generate over $ 50 […]

Chancellor sets up £ 200million South We

Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced a £ 200million regional fund for the South West, a key part of the government’s commitment to overcome regional imbalances, especially in access to finance for SMEs. The new fund, announced as part of the fall expenditure and budget review, will provide large-scale growth capital for businesses and offer a mix […]

Blackstone Unveils Music Investment Deal...

(Bloomberg) – Blackstone Inc. is teaming up with music executive Merck Mercuriadis to invest approximately $1 billion in acquiring music rights and song catalogs. The alternative asset manager said it would also take a stake in Hipgnosis Song Management, the company founded and run by Mercuriadis, according to a statement that confirmed an earlier Bloomberg […]

Expo 2020 Dubai: Uganda’s first major in

Commitments included $500 million for renewable energy and transportation projects; a $50 million investment in mineral processing; and $50 million for a new pharmaceutical facility to manufacture high-quality diagnostic kits for HIV/AIDS, malaria, tuberculosis, and other POC diagnostic technologies. The announcement was hailed as a major first sign of the investment opportunities Expo 2020 Dubai […]

Investment banks will increase AI in tra...

Investment banks are looking to increase artificial intelligence and machine learning in pricing models, and see these technologies as improving client performance while ensuring operational efficiency. Kian Abouhossein, an analyst at JP Morgan, said AI will have a significant impact on investment banking execution models and companies with the money to invest will gain the […]

Regulator cracks down on underperforming...

Status of investment bankers 65 investment banks have obtained licenses 10-12 IPOs are approved each year Some banks are under BSEC observation The majority of them only manage wallets BSEC is strict on the application of the conditions The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) has requested information from investment banks and money managers on […]

Investment banks step up efforts to auto...

Wall Street banks are stepping up efforts to automate the “rough work” imposed on young investment bankers, describing the changes as an attempt to reduce workloads and prevent young talent from leaving the industry. Companies such as Goldman Sachs, Barclays and Moelis have initiatives underway to automate basic functions such as presentation book generation and […]

Investment banks sour on outlook for US ...

Warnings are mounting that the longest-running bull market in years is about to falter. Strategists from Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Morgan Stanley and Citigroup Inc. have issued new missives about the possibility of negative shocks interrupting a winning streak. The spread of the delta virus strain, a resumption of sluggish global growth, or central bank […]

Coinsilium Group Limited concludes inves...

Businesses will seek to explore opportunities for regulated decentralized financing. Coinsilium Group Ltd (AQSE: COIN, OTCQB: CINGF) has entered into its agreement to invest in Greengage Global Holding Ltd, which aims to become the leading investment bank in the digital finance industry. Through subsidiary Seedcoin, Coinsilium invested £ 200,000 via convertible notes and acquired £ […]

Jay Mart announces BTS investment deal

A Jay Mart mobile store. The private placement agreement helps the portfolios of both companies. The board of directors of Jay Mart, a major distributor of IT products, listed on SET, has approved the issuance of 300 million new shares to the two subsidiaries of BTS Group Holdings through a private placement as part of […]

Southgate Global signs investment agreem...

The packaging and e-commerce distribution giant will work with Rutland Partners to execute its strategic plans and grow its global footprint and manufacturing capabilities. Rutland Partners’ (undisclosed) investment will support the existing management team as the distributor is on the verge of expanding customer services, pursuing domestic and international growth goals and exploring targeted acquisitions. […]

European lenders want to develop their i...

Barclays BCS 1.09% and Deutsche Bank DB 1.37% are in good shape right now, but investors should be cautious about their growing ambitions for the volatile investment banking business. The major European lenders on Wednesday published strong half-year results, benefiting like their American counterparts from a solid investment banking market. Both companies have built generous […]

Hong Kong-Based Rare Whiskey Holdings Re...

HONG KONG SAR – Media reach – July 27, 2021 – Rare Whiskey Holdings, a whiskey investment group managed from Hong Kong bought a 49% stake in the online whiskey auction site, Whiskey hammer, and its sister e-commerce company Still mind, paving the way for the worldwide expansion of the Scottish family business. Li Hau […]

MENA investment banks suffer from talent...

➤ Competition is intensifying among and between national and international investment banks in the Middle East and North Africa. ➤ Having a complete key service offering to win mandates. ➤ Junior staff hard to find and lacking life-saving experience due to COVID-19. Nabil Lahham is the Head of Advisory and Investment Banking Coverage for HSBC […]

Whiskey Hammer signs investment deal wit...

Scottish whiskey auction company Whiskey Hammer and its sister company Still Spirit have sold a 49% stake in the company to Hong Kong investment group Rare Whiskey Holdings. “This is a very exciting time for our business,” said Daniel Milne, Managing Director of Whiskey Hammer and Still Spirit. “The transaction signifies an important bond with […]

Investment banks under pressure to cut c...

An increase in investment bank income last year does not make up for a “lost decade” of growth, and companies have yet to cut costs to head off long-term threats to the industry, according to a new report. The stellar year for investment banks, when trading revenues rebounded thanks to Covid-19-induced volatility and advisory fees […]

Volatility traders hired by Wall Street ...

Wall Street equity derivatives traders have become a rare commodity Hedge funds and investment banks have struggled to hire or retain star volatility traders. Insider tracks hires and departures. See more stories on Insider’s business page. Equity derivatives traders have become one of the hottest commodities on Wall Street. After record trade in 2020 – […]

World’s Best Investment Banks 2021: Debt

The world’s top debt banks increased new issue volumes in 2020 and moved to meet investor demand for green and sustainable bonds. A pandemic, along with lockdowns, travel restrictions and the ensuing economic downturn, made 2020 a challenging year for all industries; and Debt Capital Markets (DCM) were not exempt. […]

Burnout: can investment banks cure their...

Shortly after the death of an overworked Bank of America intern in London in 2013, a M&A analyst at a major investment bank remembers meeting up when leaving his Canary Wharf tower at 11 p.m. “I feel the capacity,” a more experienced banker told him – that is, free time that could be spent on […]

These investment banks received loans fr...

Zach Gibson / Getty Images Text size Some beneficiaries of the government’s paycheck protection program were Wall Street companies, particularly investment banks that typically do millions of tips on business mergers. Earlier this week, the Small Business Administration released detailed information on small businesses that have received $ 150,000 or more in Paycheck Protection Program […]