LONDON and NEW YORK, June 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Panaseer, a cyber security software company, today announced it has secured $10 million in Series A funding. The financing round was led by Evolution Equity Partners with participation from existing investors including Notion Capital,...
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Michael Gelband's ExodusPointCapital is hiring. So is Goldman Sachs. Both are looking for similar sorts of people. : In case there were any mistake about this year's hiring priorities in financial services, Goldman Sachs and ExodusPointCapital have just made things a little more clear: it's all about hiring people with expertise in systematic trading and adding technologists who can construct trading and risk management systems. Goldman and ExodusPoint's two newest hires typify the zeitgeist. GS just recruited Silviu Vlaseanu from BNP Paribas as an executive director for its systematic trading strategies team.
Chinese online media firm Sina Corporation (NASDAQ:SINA) has joined Hong Kong-based venture capital firm Mandra Capital to lead a US$103 million financing round in Pintec, a Chinese fintech platform. STI Financial Group, Shunwei Capital Partners and ZHONG Capital Holding Group and others also participated in the round, according to Pintec's announcement. Pintec offers end-to-end solutions based on artificial intelligence, big data and blockchain. It analyzes elements in retail financial services, including user cases, traffic, data, risk management, capital and products, ... Sina, Mandra Capital Lead $103M Round In Chinese Fintech Firm Pintec appeared first on China Money Network.
NEW YORK, June 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Leeds Equity Partners, LLC, the New York-based private equity firm which invests exclusively in the Knowledge Industries, announced today that it has completed a significant strategic investment in Exterro Inc. ("Exterro" or the "Company"). Exterro i...
Here are some of the latest investments and acquisitions in Boston-area tech: --Boston-based Lendbuzz grabbed a $30 million investment led by BHI USA, the U.S. division of Israel-based Bank Hapoalim Group, according to an announcement e-mailed to Xconomy. The online lending startup has raised a total of $45 million in equity and debt funding since launching [...]
Only 2.2% of VC funding went to female founders in 2017, despite evidence they often outperform men. Entrepreneur Monica Eaton-Cardone says it's time for venture capitalists to invest in women. [REITs] Q1 hedge fund letters, conference, scoops etc, Also read [...] The post VC Funding Trends Reveal Strong Female Performance But Little Cash To Show For It appeared first on ValueWalk.
IFM Investors makes PS60m private debt investment in A2Dominion. : IFM Investors has entered into the UK social and affordable housing sector with a PS60m (EUR68.6m) investment. The investor-owned fund manager has entered an agreement with residential property group A2Dominion and has issued the amount as a nine-year floating-rate note (FRN) due 2027. IFM said the investment was made by its infrastructure debt team on behalf of two insurance clients from the UK and US, who have global infrastructure debt investment mandates with IFM Investors.
PPF has hired a head of ESG and a new chief risk officer. : If left to their own devices at retirement, significant numbers are likely to run out of assets years before they die Sometimes patterns are not clear until they are examined closely. In the hubbub of daily life it is easy to miss unfolding trends The robotics and automation theme has been gaining a lot of attention recently for good reasons.
Valimail Accelerates its Mission to Authenticate the World's Communications with $25 Million Funding RoundFunding Will Extend Leadership of Automated Email Authentication Pioneer SAN FRANCISCO, May 22, 2018-- Valimail, the world's leader in automating email authentication, announced it has raised a $25 million round of funding to accelerate its global growth and expand its portfolio of trust-based anti-impersonation services. Valimail provides the only automated email trust platform. Many leading organizations, including Yelp, Uber, Fannie Mae, Manulife, WeWork, and others, use Valimail to stop fraud, brand abuse, and data theft.