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closed 3/20/2019 via PR Web

Maple Life Financial, LLC, acquired The Financial Xchange, LLC

synopsis: Maple Life Financial (MLF Financial Group), an industry leader in the life settlements market place, has acquired The Financial Xchange, the world's only live structured settlement auction place. The Financial Xchange allows users to sell and bid on payment streams. Users can bid on alternative assets such as lottery payments and life settlements.
buyer: Maple Life Financial, LLC
Maple Life Financial (MLF Financial Group) is an industry leader in the life settlements market place. The group provides a comprehensive array of professional and managerial services to organizations that hold investments in US Life Insurance linked mortality investments. "
target: The Financial Xchange, LLC
The Financial Xchange is the world's only live structured settlement auction place. The Financial Xchange allows users to sell and bid on payment streams. Users can bid on alternative assets such as lottery payments, life settlements, structured settlement payments, time share receivables, and more.
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closed 2/10/2021 via BNC Analysis

ACOLIN, acquired Fundbase

synopsis: Fundbase, a FINMA regulated Fund Services firm, has been acquired by ACOLIN from Nectar Digital Wealth in Switzerland. Fundbase, founded in 2013 in Zurich, is the first online market place that connects professional investors looking to include alternative investments in their investment process with a universe of alternative investment funds.
buyer: ACOLIN
Zurich-based ACOLIN helps its clients to access new markets, meet regulatory obligations and grow assets under management across multiple jurisdictions. The business currently provides services to over 600 asset managers representing some 1800 investment funds across 30 countries. "
target parent: Nectar Digital Wealth AG
target: Fundbase
Fundbase, founded in 2013 in Zurich, is the first online market place that connects professional investors looking to include alternative investments in their investment process with a universe of alternative investment funds.
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closed 4/5/2013 via BNC Analysis

Markit Group Ltd., acquired MarkitSERV LLC

synopsis: Markit, a leading, global financial information services company, announced that it has acquired the ownership stake in MarkitSERV held by the Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation (DTCC). Markit and DTCC founded MarkitSERV in 2009 as a joint venture that combined the firms' electronic trade processing services for OTC derivatives.
buyer: Markit Group Ltd. (MRKT:$1,129.70)
Markit is a leading, global financial information services company with over 2,800 employees. The company provides independent data, valuations and trade processing across all asset classes in order to enhance transparency, reduce risk and improve operational efficiency. "
target parent: The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation
target: MarkitSERV LLC
MarkitSERV provides a single gateway for OTC derivatives trade processing. MarkitSERV provides an end-to-end solution for post-trade transaction management of credit, interest rate, equity and foreign exchange derivatives.
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announced 6/23/2014 via BusinessWire

ULLInk SAS, will acquire NYFIX and Metabit

synopsis: ULLINK will acquire NYFIX and Metabit from NYSE Technologies. The NYFIX Marketplace™ is a global community of trading counterparties utilizing innovative services that optimize the business of trading. Metabit is a leading Tokyo-based provider of high performance market access products in a unique but valuable community servicing the Asian market.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: ULLInk SAS
ULLINK is a global provider of multi-asset trading technology and infrastructure for buy-side and sell-side market participants. Trusted by over 150 of the world’s top-tier banks and brokers, it provides consistent, reliable access to the most current and innovative solutions available. "
target parent: IntercontinentalExchange
target: NYFIX and Metabit
The NYFIX Marketplace™ is a global community of trading counterparties utilizing innovative services that optimize the business of trading. Metabit’s portfolio of products has been designed exclusively for low-latency DMA trading solutions and exchange connectivity.
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announced 4/23/2015 via PR Newswire

Interactive Brokers Group, will acquire Covestor

synopsis: Interactive Brokers Group, the largest US electronic broker by daily average revenue trades, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Covestor, an online investing marketplace. Covestor is a pioneer in the online investing business and the first digital asset management company to offer both active and passive investment options.
buyer: Interactive Brokers Group (IBKR:$1,045.51)
Interactive Brokers Group, together with its subsidiaries, is an automated global electronic broker that specializes in catering to financial professionals by offering state-of-the-art trading technology, superior execution capabilities, worldwide electronic access, and more. "
target: Covestor
Covestor is widely regarded as a pioneer in bringing separately managed accounts (SMAs) online in a transparent marketplace. On Covestor.com, investors can compare and select from a diverse marketplace of money management talent.
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closed 10/26/2017 via BNC Analysis

Safello AB, acquired Cryex Group AB

synopsis: Safello, a provider of bitcoin exchange and related services in the European market, has acquired Cryex, an independent, order driven, blockchain compatible FX marketplace. Cryex's mission is to provide equal access to the FX market for all market participants in an easier, transparent, and more cost efficient way.
buyer: Safello AB
Safello operates a bitcoin exchange and related services in the European market. It partners with various payment providers such as Bankgirot. The company receives payments through SEPA, Bankgiro, Handelsbanken Direkt, International Bank Transfer, Swish, and many other payment methods. "
target: Cryex Group AB
Cryex is an independent, order driven, blockchain compatible FX marketplace integrated with a licensed Central Counter Party clearing organization (CCP). Cryex's mission is to provide equal access to the FX market for all market participants in an easier, transparent, and more cost efficient way.
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$2.39
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announced 12/8/2016 via PR Newswire

Direct Match Holdings Inc will be merged with OpenBondX,

synopsis: Electronic bond Alternative Trading System (ATS) OpenBondX, LLC intends to consolidate with Direct Match Holdings Inc, an electronic marketplace for U.S. Treasuries. The united OpenBondX Direct Match Platform will remain a true "all-to-all" system for trading between all types of market participants.
buyer: OpenBondX
OpenBondX, LLC (OBX) is a fully electronic, "all-to-all" Alternative Trading System (ATS) that provides all participants with fair and equal access to the bond markets, absolute price transparency, rebates and low pricing, disclosed or anonymous trading and built-in risk management controls. "
target: Direct Match Holdings Inc
Direct Match, a FINRA registered Broker-Dealer, offers the first true all-to-all anonymous central limit order book (CLOB) in the US Treasury market. Direct Match is dedicated to providing the latest in trading technology with seamless workflow integration.
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closed 8/19/2013 via BNC Analysis

Thomson Reuters, acquired SigmaGenix

synopsis: Thomson Reuters announced its acquisition of SigmaGenix a leading development firm of FX and options risk management systems that was founded by Jeremy Gelber. SigmaGenix provides full-featured investment-bank style risk management systems for foreign exchange derivatives.
buyer: Thomson Reuters (TRI:$5,921.00)
Thomson Reuters is the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. It combines industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers. "
target: SigmaGenix
SigmaGenix provides full-featured investment-bank style risk management systems for foreign exchange derivatives. Some of its features include portfolio risk management, reporting, pricing & booking, trade lifecycle management, and multiple data sourcing.
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announced 7/3/2013 via Reuters

Thomson Reuters, will purchase FOREX Options Business from TradeWeb Group LLC

synopsis: Thomson Reuters Corp has agreed to buy the foreign exchange options business of TradeWeb Markets. TradeWeb's foreign exchange options clients will eventually migrate to the FXall and will have access to more liquidity and products. Thomson Reuters is the majority owner of TradeWeb with ten other stakeholders.
buyer: Thomson Reuters (TRI:$5,921.00)
Thomson Reuters is the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. It combines industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers. "
seller parent: Thomson Reuters
seller: TradeWeb Group LLC
TradeWeb Market's foreign exchange options business serves financial professionals such as pension fund managers and institutional investors who use the platform to trade options on major currencies.
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closed 3/20/2019 via PR Web

Maple Life Financial, LLC, acquired The Financial Xchange, LLC

synopsis: Maple Life Financial (MLF Financial Group), an industry leader in the life settlements market place, has acquired The Financial Xchange, the world's only live structured settlement auction place. The Financial Xchange allows users to sell and bid on payment streams. Users can bid on alternative assets such as lottery payments and life settlements.
buyer: Maple Life Financial, LLC
Maple Life Financial (MLF Financial Group) is an industry leader in the life settlements market place. The group provides a comprehensive array of professional and managerial services to organizations that hold investments in US Life Insurance linked mortality investments. "
target: The Financial Xchange, LLC
The Financial Xchange is the world's only live structured settlement auction place. The Financial Xchange allows users to sell and bid on payment streams. Users can bid on alternative assets such as lottery payments, life settlements, structured settlement payments, time share receivables, and more.
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closed 3/20/2019 via PR Web

Maple Life Financial, LLC, acquired The Financial Xchange, LLC

synopsis: Maple Life Financial (MLF Financial Group), an industry leader in the life settlements market place, has acquired The Financial Xchange, the world's only live structured settlement auction place. The Financial Xchange allows users to sell and bid on payment streams. Users can bid on alternative assets such as lottery payments and life settlements.
buyer: Maple Life Financial, LLC
Maple Life Financial (MLF Financial Group) is an industry leader in the life settlements market place. The group provides a comprehensive array of professional and managerial services to organizations that hold investments in US Life Insurance linked mortality investments. "
target: The Financial Xchange, LLC
The Financial Xchange is the world's only live structured settlement auction place. The Financial Xchange allows users to sell and bid on payment streams. Users can bid on alternative assets such as lottery payments, life settlements, structured settlement payments, time share receivables, and more.
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closed 12/16/2019 via BusinessWire

YieldStreet, Inc., acquired WealthFlex

synopsis: YieldStreet has acquired WealthFlex, a digital IRA platform providing investors with access to private investment opportunities through self-directed IRAs. The acquisition expands YieldStreet’s product portfolio to include a tech-forward IRA offering, while providing investors with greater access to alternative investment opportunities.
buyer: YieldStreet, Inc.
YieldStreet is striving to become the world’s largest digital wealth management platform to help investors realize their next level. YieldStreet transforms the investing landscape by opening up access to institutional quality investments for individual investors across a range of asset classes. "
target: WealthFlex
WealthFlex is transforming the self-directed IRA by offering an ultra-intuitive online platform that makes it easy, fast, flexible, and cost-effective to access higher-yield private investments. WealthFlex provides instant access to investable cash with no need for plan administrator involvement.
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announced 10/9/2020 via Market Watch

TP ICAP, will acquire Liquidnet, Inc.

synopsis: UK-based TP ICAP PLC will acquire Liquidnet Holdings Inc., an electronic trading network. The acquisition of Liquidnet is a transformational deal that will diversify TC ICAP's business mix and contribute to boosting revenue growth and underlying operating margin.
buyer: TP ICAP (LSE:TCAP:$2,398.01)
Headquartered in London, TP ICAP is a global firm of professional intermediaries that plays a pivotal role in the world’s financial, energy, and commodities markets. TP ICAP provides comprehensive analysis and insight into market conditions and long-term trends. "
target: Liquidnet, Inc.
Liquidnet is a technology-driven, global institutional investment network, connecting the world’s investors to the world’s investments. Its network spans 45 markets and connects institutional brokers, investment banks, exchanges, alternative trading venues, and data and research providers.
price ($mm)
$575
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$339
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$64
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2.1x
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10.9x
announced 5/15/2020 via BNC Analysis

Goldman Sachs & Co., will acquire Folio Financial, Inc.

synopsis: Goldman Sachs, a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm, has agreed to purchase Folio Financial, a unique brokerage, custodian, and financial technology company—all in one—delivering advanced financial technology to investors and those who serve them since 2000.
buyer: Goldman Sachs & Co. (GS:$37,162.00)
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments & high-net-worth individuals. "
target: Folio Financial, Inc.
Folio are a unique brokerage, custodian, and financial technology company—all in one—delivering advanced financial technology to investors and those who serve them since 2000.
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announced 8/26/2015 via BusinessWire

BlackRock, Inc., will acquire FutureAdvisor

synopsis: BlackRock, Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire FutureAdvisor, a leader in digital wealth management. FutureAdvisor will operate as a business within the firm’s investment and risk management platform. They will provide financial institutions with technology-enabled advice capabilities to improve clients’ investment experience.
buyer: BlackRock, Inc. (BLK:$13,880.00)
BlackRock is a global leader in investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients. They help clients around the world meet their goals and overcome challenges with a range of products that include separate accounts, mutual funds, iShares®, and more. "
target: FutureAdvisor
FutureAdvisor is an award-winning investment advisory firm that manages existing IRA, Roth, taxable accounts, and other investment accounts. They automatically monitor, rebalance, and tax-manage clients' current investments, adding low-fee index funds where necessary to bolster portfolios.
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announced 5/27/2020 via BNC Analysis

M&G plc, will acquire Ascentric

synopsis: M&G, an international savings and investment business, will acquire Ascentric from Royal London, a mutual life insurance, pensions and investment company in the UK. Ascentric is a digital wrap and wealth management platform in the UK. Ascentric's platform enables financial advisers to manage their clients’ financial needs in just one place.
buyer: M&G plc (LSE:MNG:$41,560.33)
M&G is an international savings and investment business. M&G serves customers through two brands: M&G Investments - an asset manager; and Prudential which manages long-term savings, investments and retirement solutions. M&G manages investments for both individuals and large institutional investors. "
target parent: Royal London
target: Ascentric
Ascentric is a leading digital wrap and wealth management platform in the UK. Ascentric offers a fully integrated online investment management and dealing platform that enables financial advisers to manage their clients’ financial needs in just one place.
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closed 9/6/2018 via BNC Analysis

Charleston Capital Management, acquired EquityBender

synopsis: Charleston Capital Management, an alternative asset manager, has acquired EquityBender, a company that provides an online platform for investors to identify, evaluate, and invest in early-stage media, technology, and consumer companies that meet their personal portfolio requirements.
buyer: Charleston Capital Management
Charleston Capital Management is an alternative asset manager that seeks to generate attractive, absolute returns by opportunistically and tactically investing in areas where conventional sources of capital are disproportionately unavailable. "
target: EquityBender
EquityBender provides an online platform for investors to identify, evaluate, and invest in early-stage media, technology, and consumer companies that meet their personal portfolio requirements.
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announced 8/26/2020 via BusinessWire

Valuesetters, will be merged with Netcapital

synopsis: ValueSetters, a publicly-traded boutique advisory firm with unique expertise in helping private companies raise capital over the internet, is to merge with Netcapital, a private securities platform that connects investors to entrepreneurs to help private companies grow.
buyer: Valuesetters (OTCPK:VSTR:$1.75)
Led by a team of professional investors, digital marketing experts, and technology specialists, ValueSetters is a publicly-traded boutique advisory firm with unique expertise in helping private companies raise capital over the internet. "
target: Netcapital
Netcapital is a private securities platform that connects investors to entrepreneurs to help private companies grow. Netcapital operates an investment portal that enables investors to set up an account online, browse information on private companies offering securities on the platform, and invest.
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closed 4/21/2008 via BusinessWire

Marco Polo Network, Inc., acquired XTF.com

synopsis: Marco Polo Network, the largest platform for electronic trading of securities listed and traded on Emerging Markets exchanges, today announced the acquisition of the trademarks, intellectual property IT infrastructure and consumer facing assets of XTF Global Asset Management Inc., an ETF research and ETF based investment advisor.
buyer parent: NYSE Euronext
buyer: Marco Polo Network, Inc.
Marco Polo Network is currently the largest independent platform for electronic trading of securities listed and traded on Emerging Markets exchanges. MPN’s trading platform allows global investors transparent and cost efficient electronic access to over 70 local exchanges in 42 emerging markets. "
target: XTF.com
XTF Global Asset Management LLC is an investment firm dedicated to helping investors harness the power of Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs). We offer a broad range of products, services and technologies that can help you to understand the role ETFs can play in enhancing investment returns.
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closed 12/31/2007 via

BinckBank, acquired Alex Beleggersbank

synopsis: Rabobank Nederland has decided to sell Alex Beleggersbank to the listed internet broker BinckBank. Alex will continue to exist as a separate brand under the ownership of BinckBank and will retain its own positioning.
buyer: BinckBank (:$186.53)
BinckBank N.V., formerly Binck N.V., is a Netherlands-based online bank for investors. The Company offers investors cost-effective access to international securities markets, including the processing of securities and cash transactions and market information. "
target parent: RaboBank
target: Alex Beleggersbank
Alex has more than 100,000 customers and is market leader in the field of online investment. Alex Beleggersbank is the largest originator of private orders on the Euronext derivatives exchange. Alex Beleggersbank has been the recipient of numerous awards through the years.
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announced 12/16/2015 via PR Newswire

Bloomberg L.P., will purchase BRAIS from Barclays PLC

synopsis: Bloomberg L.P., the global business and financial information and news leader, announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Barclays Risk Analytics and Index Solutions Ltd., a leading provider of benchmark and strategy indices, portfolio analytics, risk and attribution models, and portfolio construction tools.
buyer: Bloomberg L.P.
Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. They provide real time financial information to more than 325,000 subscribers globally. "
seller: Barclays PLC (LSE:BARC:$25,009.44)
Barclays Risk Analytics and Index Solutions Ltd. ("BRAIS") is a leading provider of benchmark and strategy indices, portfolio analytics, risk and attribution models, and portfolio construction tools. BRAIS's benchmark indices span global markets covering multiple asset classes.
price ($mm)
$780
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closed 8/3/2020 via BusinessWire

MV Index Solutions GmbH, acquired BlueStar Indexes

synopsis: Germany-based MV Index Solutions GmbH has acquired BlueStar Indexes, a research-driven provider of indices and financial data focused on serving ETF issuers, index fund sponsors, and asset managers. With the transaction, the two companies will provide cutting-edge indices and data for the global ETF, index fund, and structured products industry.
buyer parent: Van Eck Associates Corporation
buyer: MV Index Solutions GmbH
Germany-based MV Index Solutions develops, monitors, and licenses the MVIS Indices, a selection of focused, investable, and diversified benchmark indices. MVIS Indices cover equity, fixed income markets, and digital assets, and are licensed to serve as underlying indices for financial products. "
target: BlueStar Indexes
BlueStar Indexes is a research-driven provider of indices and financial data focused on serving the needs of innovative ETF issuers, index fund sponsors, and asset managers around the world. BlueStar maintains more than 30 indexes, with approximately $1 billion in assets tracking its indexes.
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announced 6/17/2020 via Company Press Release

AMTD Group, will acquire CapBridge Financial

synopsis: AMTD Digital will take majority stake in CapBridge Financial, the leading private capital platform for investing in global growth companies. They help companies and investors unlock value via a uniquely integrated primary syndication and secondary trading approach.
buyer: AMTD Group (SGX:HKB:$151.79)
Based in Hong Kong, AMTD Group is the leading comprehensive financial institution and the number one independent investment banking firm in Asia measured by both the number and the aggregate offering size of Hong Kong and US. "
target: CapBridge Financial
CapBridge is the leading private capital platform for investing in global growth companies. They help companies and investors unlock value via a uniquely integrated primary syndication and secondary trading approach.
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closed 4/21/2020 via BNC Analysis

SoFi, acquired 8 Securities Limited

synopsis: Consumer financial services platform SoFi has acquired 8 Securities, a Hong Kong-based investing app. Targeted to personal investors, 8 Securities will rebrand to SoFi Hong Kong and will begin launching services in other markets in addition to Hong Kong. 8 Securities was the first mobile-only investment service and robo-advisor to launch in Asia.
buyer: SoFi
SoFi is a values-driven company on a mission to help members get their money right. They create modern financial products and services that help people borrow, save, spend, invest, and protect their money better, so that they can achieve financial independence and realize their ambitions. "
target: 8 Securities Limited
Hong Kong-based 8 Securities is a cloud-based brokerage platform that provides simple, transparent, and affordable mobile investing solutions. The company allows users to trade over 15,000 US and Hong Kong stocks and exchange traded funds as much as they like free of commission.
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announced 1/30/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Guardian Capital Group, will acquire ModernAdvisor

synopsis: Guardian Capital Group Limited, a Canadian diversified financial services company, will acquire Modern Advisor Canada Inc., a leading Canadian digital advisor platform. ModernAdvisor is a fintech start-up that helps investors to reach their investment goals through transparent, unbiased, and cost-effective investment management services.
buyer: Guardian Capital Group (TSX:GCG.A:$136.06)
Guardian Capital is a Canadian diversified financial services company operating in Asset Management and Financial Advisory. Guardian provides investment management services, financial advisory services, retail distribution of mutual funds, insurance, and general corporate services. "
target: ModernAdvisor
Vancouver-based ModernAdvisor is a digital investment management company. ModernAdvisor uses technology to help advisors bring Canadians intelligent investing options, allowing them to reach their investment goals through transparent, unbiased, and cost-effective investment management services.
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announced 12/2/2015 via BNC Analysis

Wealthsimple, will acquire ShareOwner

synopsis: Wealthsimple Financial Inc., Canada's leading online investing service, announced it has acquired Canadian ShareOwner Investments Inc., the country's first automated investment manager.
buyer: Wealthsimple
Wealthsimple is Canada's leading online investment manager, making smart and simple investing accessible to all Canadians with low minimums and low fees. Their on-demand financial planning services and investment advice educate clients and keep their investments on track. "
target: ShareOwner
ShareOwner (Canadian ShareOwner Investments) has been providing independent investment education and low-cost investing services to retail investors since 1987.
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closed 11/3/2014 via BusinessWire

Evercore Partners Inc., acquired ISI Group, Inc.

synopsis: Evercore announced that it has acquired the operating businesses of ISI International Strategy & Investment (“ISI”). ISI is a leading independent research-driven equity sales and agency trading firm. ISI is a full service broker-dealer offering macro and fundamental research, sales and trading.
buyer: Evercore Partners Inc. (EVR:$1,004.73)
Evercore Partners is a leading independent investment banking advisory firm. Evercore’s Investment Banking business advises its clients on mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings, financings, public offerings, private placements and other strategic transactions. "
target: ISI Group, Inc.
ISI is a leading independent research-driven equity sales and agency trading firm. ISI strives to be the Street’s best investment research resource for their clients' money management performance. ISI is a full service broker-dealer offering macro and fundamental research, sales and trading.
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$132
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closed 3/10/2021 via BNC Analysis

Aion Bank, acquired ETFmatic LTD

synopsis: Aion Bank, a full-service digital bank based in Brussels, has acquired ETFmatic, a London-based robo-advisor and Aion’s partner since last year. The deal has been approved by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). ETFmatic’s proprietary investment platform and management team will be integrated into Aion’s operations.
buyer parent: Warburg Pincus
buyer: Aion Bank
Aion, based in Belgium, is a subscription-only digital bank with a modern human touch, offering a wide range of services to individual and business customers. Seated in Brussels, it operates under a Belgian banking licence and offers customers convenient ways to optimize savings and expenses. "
target: ETFmatic LTD
ETFmatic, based in the UK, provides their customers with an easy way to manage their investment goals. The Company uses index based investment strategies and Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) to construct and manage investment portfolios tailored to their customers' personal preferences and situations.
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announced 6/20/2013 via PE Hub

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc., will acquire Butterfield Fulcrum Group

synopsis: BV Investment Partners, a private equity firm focused on the information and business services and communications sectors, announced the sale of portfolio company Butterfield Fulcrum, a leading independent hedge fund administrator and service provider to the alternative investment industry, to Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation.
buyer: Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (TSE:8306:$44,240.41)
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. is a Japanese bank holding and financial services company headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. It holds assets of approximately US$2.6 trillion and is one of the main companies of the Mitsubishi Group. "
target parent: BV Investment Partners
target: Butterfield Fulcrum Group
Butterfield Fulcrum provides a full service fund administration offering including front, middle and back office solutions to hedge funds, fund of funds, managed accounts, family offices, private equity and real estate funds.
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closed 11/4/2019 via GlobeNewswire

MarketAxess Holdings, Inc., acquired LiquidityEdge

synopsis: MarketAxess Holdings Inc., the operator of a leading electronic trading platform for fixed income securities, and the provider of market data and post-trade services for the global fixed-income markets, has acquired LiquidityEdge, a leading provider of an electronic U.S. Treasuries marketplace.
buyer: MarketAxess Holdings, Inc. (MKTX:$615.14)
MarketAxess operates a leading, institutional electronic trading platform delivering expanded liquidity opportunities, improved execution quality and significant cost savings across global fixed-income markets. "
target: LiquidityEdge
Established in 2015, LiquidityEdge offers a bespoke trading ecosystem to connect a community of dealers, market-makers and institutional investors to trade in the $500 billion average-daily-volume U.S. Treasury market.
price ($mm)
$150
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closed 6/18/2021 via Reuters

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., acquired Nutmeg

synopsis: JPMorgan Chase, a leading global financial services firm, has bought British digital wealth manager Nutmeg as part of the U.S. bank's expansion into the UK retail banking and investment market. Nutmeg provides online investment management services and helps build and manage the portfolio of its clients.
buyer: J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPM:$118,484.00)
JPMorgan Chase & Co. is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.7 trillion and operations worldwide. The Firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small businesses, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management. "
target: Nutmeg
Nutmeg provides online investment management services and helps build and manage the portfolio of its clients. They assist their clients in taking various investment decisions that are related to equities, corporate bonds, gilts, and gold.
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Ticker: BEN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Franklin Templeton Investments
Franklin Templeton Investments
Franklin Resources is a global investment management organization operating, together with its subsidiaries, as Franklin Templeton. Through specialized teams, the company has expertise across all asset classes, including equity, fixed income, alternatives, and custom multi-asset solutions.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$5,680.20
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,606.70
EBIT ($mm)
$1,553.30
Net Income ($mm)
$981.90
Employees
0
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Ticker: IVZ
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Invesco Ltd.
Invesco Ltd.
Invesco Ltd. is a leading independent global investment management firm, dedicated to helping investors worldwide achieve their financial objectives. Invesco provides a wide range of investment strategies and vehicles to their clients around the world.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$5,630.50
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,492.60
EBIT ($mm)
$1,331.00
Net Income ($mm)
$563.50
Employees
0
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Ticker: XP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
XP Inc.
XP Inc.
XP Inc. is a technology-driven financial services platform and a trusted provider of low-fee financial products and services in Brazil. XP provides financial advisory services for retail clients in Brazil, high-net-worth clients, international clients and corporate and institutional clients.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,439.72
EBITDA ($mm)
$493.64
EBIT ($mm)
$480.17
Net Income ($mm)
$360.34
Employees
1593
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Ticker: LEH
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lehman Brothers
Lehman Brothers, an innovator in global finance, serves the financial needs of corporations, governments and municipalities, institutional clients, and high net worth individuals worldwide.
year
2007
rev ($mm)
$59,003.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$6,590.00
EBIT ($mm)
$6,013.00
Net Income ($mm)
$4,192.00
Employees
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Ticker: JRJC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
China Finance Online Co.
China Finance Online Co.
China Finance Online Co. Limited specializes in providing online financial and listed company data and information in China. Through its website the company offers subscription-based service packages that integrate financial and listed company data and information from multiple sources.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$92.55
EBITDA ($mm)
$10.02
EBIT ($mm)
$8.19
Net Income ($mm)
$16.09
Employees
1500
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Ticker: LSE:MNG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
M&G plc
M&G plc
M&G is an international savings and investment business. M&G serves customers through two brands: M&G Investments - an asset manager; and Prudential which manages long-term savings, investments and retirement solutions. M&G manages investments for both individuals and large institutional investors.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$41,560.33
EBITDA ($mm)
$5,143.02
EBIT ($mm)
$5,027.70
Net Income ($mm)
$1,403.90
Employees
6000
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Ticker: STT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
State Street Corporation
State Street Corporation
State Street Corporation is one of the world's leading providers of financial services to institutional investors, including investment servicing, investment management and investment research and trading.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$11,734.00
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$2,450.00
Employees
38113
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Ticker: LM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Legg Mason, Inc.
Legg Mason, Inc.
Legg Mason is a global asset management firm that provides active asset management in many major investment centers throughout the world.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$2,660.84
EBITDA ($mm)
$492.47
EBIT ($mm)
$436.32
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: SWX:PGHN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Partners Group Holding AG
Partners Group Holding AG
Partners Group is a global private markets investment manager, serving over 900 institutional investors worldwide. They have USD 66 billion in assets under management and more than 950 professionals across 19 offices worldwide.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,497.70
EBITDA ($mm)
$952.53
EBIT ($mm)
$942.21
Net Income ($mm)
$856.43
Employees
0
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
A J Bell Holdings Limited
A J Bell Holdings Limited
AJ Bell, based in the UK, provides its clients and advisers with a ground-breaking blend of control, investment choice, low-cost delivery and online functionality. They are a privately owned and financially strong member of the London Stock Exchange.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$173.49
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$53.51
Employees
915
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Ticker: LSE:JTC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
JTC PLC
JTC PLC
JTC PLC is an award-winning provider of fund, corporate and private client services to institutional and private clients. Founded in 1987, JTC has more than 900 people working across its global office network and is trusted to administer more than $130 billion of client assets.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$108.81
EBITDA ($mm)
$32.57
EBIT ($mm)
$23.81
Net Income ($mm)
$17.20
Employees
700
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Ticker: NMR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nomura Holdings, Inc.
Nomura Holdings, Inc.
Nomura is a leading financial services group and the preeminent Asian-based investment bank with worldwide reach. Nomura provides a broad range of innovative solutions tailored to the specific requirements of individual, institutional, corporate and government clients.
year
2011
rev ($mm)
$16,764.45
EBITDA ($mm)
$3,560.91
EBIT ($mm)
$2,646.31
Net Income ($mm)
$346.80
Employees
35697
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Ticker: ASX:CHF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Charter Pacific Corp. Ltd.
Charter Pacific Corporation Limited, a diversified investment company, focuses on investing in the mining and resources, and agri-business sectors. Charter Pacific Corporation Limited was incorporated in 1987 and is headquartered in Surfers Paradise, Australia.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$0.26
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.57)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.59)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: ENXTPA:AMUN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Amundi
Amundi
Amundi is the leading European asset manager in terms of assets under management, and ranks in the top 10 worldwide. The Group manages more than 1,470 billion euros and six main management platforms.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$4,686.91
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,142.78
EBIT ($mm)
$1,110.35
Net Income ($mm)
$859.24
Employees
0
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