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Hap Investments Promotes Andrea Lawrence To Deputy Ceo

Lawrence, who has been with the company since 2013, will work together with Co-Founder & CEO Eran Polack to plan, develop and manage the company's real estate portfolio.
Read by 79% of LPs October 10, 2018

Is Sears Near The End? | Swfi - Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute

Sears Holdings Corporation - which owns Kmart and Sears, Roebuck and Company - plans to file for bankruptcy, according to various media sources including the Wall Street Journal. Many retail experts are predicting Sears to file for bankruptcy this week, as the storied retail company faces a US$ 134 million debt due on October 15, [...]
Read by 48% of LPs October 08, 2018

Funds Managed By Apollo Global Management To Acquire Approximately $1B Portfolio Of Equity Investments From Ge Capital's Energy Financial Services

Funds Managed by Apollo Global Management to Acquire Approximately $1 Billion Portfolio of Equity Investments from GE Capital's Energy Financial Services NEW YORK, October 8, 2018-- Funds managed by affiliates (the "Apollo Funds") of Apollo Global Management, LLC (together with its consolidated subsidiaries, "Apollo") (NYSE: APO) and GE Capital (NYSE: GE) today announced they have entered into a definitive agreement for the Apollo Funds to acquire an approximately $1 billion portfolio, including assumed obligations, of predominantly equity investments in energy assets (the "Equity Portfolio") from GE Capital's Energy Financial Services unit.
Read by 36% of LPs October 08, 2018

Crystal Offers New Hedge Fund Cybersecurity Solution

Crystal Financial Institutions, a division of Alliant Insurance Services, has launched a new cyber solution specially tailored to hedge funds that addresses numerous aspects of cyber risk management, including security management, insurance, crisis management and legal support.
Read by 42% of LPs October 05, 2018

Lri And Aggregate Debt Create EUR500M Private Debt Real Estate | News | Ipe Ra

LRI Invest will act as fund manager, Aggregate will function as the investment advisor. : Luxembourg-based investment services firm LRI Group has partnered with Aggregate Debt Advisory to launch a EUR500m private debt real estate fund. The fund, known as Aggregate Debt Fund, will focus on building a diversified portfolio of mezzanine loans, with an emphasis on residential real estate development in Germany. The fund is aimed at pension funds, insurance companies and family offices and will initially be registered for distribution in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Luxembourg.
Read by 70% of LPs September 28, 2018

Betterment Keeps Growing As Fintech Competitors Rise - Techcrunch

Betterment, which Barron's recently declared the largest independent online financial adviser, is betting that the future of online investing includes a blend of robot and human advisers. And the plan is working, according to chief executive Jon Stein. However, incumbents like Vanguard have leveraged existing strengths to move in to the market, and other startups [...]
Read by 58% of LPs September 27, 2018

Sfox Adds Litecoin To Institutional Cryptocurrency Investment Platform Following Series A Raise

PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- SFOX, a cryptocurrency prime dealer for high-volume traders and institutional investors, announced today that it has added trading support for cryptocurrency Litecoin (LTC) as part of a broader company expansion to become a premier...
Read by 46% of LPs September 19, 2018

Houlihan Lokey Advises Asset Control

Houlihan Lokey is pleased to announce the sale of Asset Control, a portfolio company of Marlin Equity Partners, to Sovereign Capital Partners. The transaction closed on September 10, 2018. Asset Control is the leading provider of financial data management software, helping financial organizations deliver high-quality reference, market, and risk data for regulatory compliance, portfolio valuation, and risk management. Sovereign Capital, the UK private equity buy & build specialist, invests in service-based businesses across a number of sectors. The firm has partnered with more than 50 businesses and delivered over 250 follow-on buy & build transactions.
Read by 66% of LPs September 18, 2018

Fs Firms Join $95M Funding Round For Data-as-service Firm Enigma

Enigma, a Data-as-a-Service company, today announced $95 million in financing to expand its network...: Enigma, a Data-as-a-Service company, today announced $95 million in financing to expand its network and platform that connects real-world and enterprise data to power key workflows. Enigma's platform enables organizations to both utilize the data they have and leverage signals from real-world data.
Read by 32% of LPs September 18, 2018

Hedge Funds Decline 0.40% In August; Up 0.45% Ytd - Valuewalk Premium

Get the entire 10-part series on Timeless Reading in PDF. Save it to your desktop, read it on your tablet, or email to your colleagues. The Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Index ended the month almost flat, gaining 0.09% with gains posted by North American mandated funds offset by losses suffered by managers focusing on Europe, Asia and Latin America. Roughly 28% of the hedge fund managers tracked by Eurekahedge managed to outperform the underlying global equity markets as represented by the MSCI AC World Index (Local) which gained 1.06% over the month.
Read by 69% of LPs