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Crestbridge has strengthened its Jersey Management Company (ManCo) with the hire of Gunther Thumann, a former economist for the International Monetary Fund in Washington DC. Thumann joins as an adviser and will focus on developing the Jersey ManCo from a strategic perspective.
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Thu, Oct 19, 2017
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Laurent de Barry, Enyx

Quincy Data has adopted Enyx’s nxFeed solution, an ultra-low latency market data distribution system, as the sole provider of full FPGA feed handlers to power its Quincy Extreme Data (QED) service.
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Thu, Oct 19, 2017
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Luke Oubridge, Red Deer

Red Deer, a financial technology company focused on enhancing the performance of active investment managers, has formed a strategic partnership with Instinet Europe Limited to provide an integrated solution to manage research inducement, consumption, valuation, payment and commission management under the new MiFID II regime.
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Thu, Oct 19, 2017
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Axioma has appointed Blake Grossman to the company’s Board of Directors.
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Thu, Oct 19, 2017
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A mid-year move by Viking Global to reduce assets under management and install new leadership atop its investment team seems to be paying off.Consider that its flagship fund, the $15 billion Viking Global Equities, was up 10.8% year-to-date at the end of September, and has continued to post incremental gains […]

Tue, Oct 17, 2017
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Lighthouse Partners is taking on a portion of Rothschild’s alternative-investment business.The newly finalized arrangement has two components. In the U.S., Lighthouse is absorbing Rothschild’s alternative-investment accounts outright, along with three of the firm’s employees. In Europe, Lighthouse is working more in an advisory capacity by offering its products to clients […]

Tue, Oct 10, 2017
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Madryn Asset Management has resumed fund raising for a private equity-style vehicle that originates loans to healthcare companies.The firm’s investment team, which previously led Visium Asset Management’s private-debt businesses, closed on an initial $275 million of equity for what was then called the Visium Healthcare Partners fund in August 2015. […]

Tue, Oct 03, 2017
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Former Och-Ziff Capital partner Joseph Samuels is starting an equity fund.Working through a New York firm called Islet Capital, Samuels is aiming to launch the vehicle in the first quarter of 2018. Sources said he already has lined up more than $200 million and still is collecting commitments.Samuels apparently plans […]

Tue, Sep 26, 2017
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