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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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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 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 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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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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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 3/25/2019 via BNC Analysis

Republic.co, acquired RenGen Labs

synopsis: Republic, a crowdfunding platform, has acquired RenGen Labs, a market leader in hosting high growth private equity offering or security token offerings.
buyer: Republic.co
Republic is an open investment platform. People can choose from privately-held companies they believe in and can connect with their success as they fuel their growth. Republic is an investment platform where everyone can invest as little as $10 in innovative startups and ICOs. "
target: RenGen Labs
RenGen Labs is a market leader in hosting high growth private equity offering or security token offerings. They work closely with multiple registered broker-dealers across international borders who place the transaction and consult on the capital raise. They are based in New York.
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closed 10/22/2015 via GlobeNewswire

NASDAQ Private Market, acquired SecondMarket

synopsis: NASDAQ Private Market, LLC, the premier equity services provider to private companies, has acquired SecondMarket Solutions, Inc., a recognized innovator in facilitating liquidity for private company securities. SecondMarket will be integrated into NASDAQ Private Market, serving customers worldwide.
buyer parent: NASDAQ OMX
buyer: NASDAQ Private Market
The NASDAQ Private Market (NPM) is the premier equity services provider to private companies. NPM's solution lets private companies to digitize, integrate and control all of their equity-related functions, including cap table management, shareholder liquidity, investor relations and capital raising."
target: SecondMarket
SecondMarket is a technology company that provides software solutions for private securities transactions. The firm’s software enables private issuers and attorneys to save time and money by bringing scale, efficiency user experience to private company secondary and private M&A transactions.
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announced 5/13/2020 via BusinessWire

SharesPost Financial Corporation will be merged with Forge Global,

synopsis: Forge Global and SharesPost, the developer of the leading platform for secondary transactions for private tech companies, have signed an agreement to merge. Together, the two companies will create one of the largest global private securities marketplaces, bringing liquidity and transparency at scale to pre-IPO companies and investors.
buyer: Forge Global
Forge is a marketplace innovator that serves the complex and emerging needs of the private market ecosystem by forging new connections through its technology, data, and expertise. The firm empowers investors and shareholders by enabling liquidity in the private markets. "
target: SharesPost Financial Corporation
SharesPost is the developer of the leading platform for secondary transactions for private tech companies. The company provides the private growth asset class with a suite of trading solutions and investment solutions to facilitate shareholder liquidity.
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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 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 11/2/2020 via BusinessWire

Foreside, acquired Integrated Compliance Solutions Group

synopsis: Foreside Financial Group has acquired the regulatory compliance business of Integrated Compliance Solutions Group (ICSGroup), a regulatory compliance services firm serving the asset management industry in the US and Africa, with an emphasis on private funds and emerging managers.
buyer parent: Lovell Minnick Partners
buyer: Foreside
Foreside delivers a range of distribution and compliance services to clients in the global asset management industry. Foreside services open- and closed-end funds, exchange-traded products, commodity pools, private placements, investment advisers and registered broker-dealers. "
target: Integrated Compliance Solutions Group
Founded in 2008 and based in Hartford, Connecticut, Integrated Compliance Solutions Group (ICSGroup) is a regulatory compliance services firm serving the asset management industry in the US and Africa, with an emphasis on private funds and emerging managers.
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announced 12/20/2018 via Company Press Release

Gryphon Investors, will acquire RegEd, Inc.

synopsis: Gryphon Investors, a San Francisco-based middle-market private equity firm, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire RegEd, Inc., the leading provider of compliance and regulatory management services for insurance companies, broker-dealers, banks, and other financial services companies.
buyer: Gryphon Investors
Based in San Francisco, Gryphon Investors is a leading private equity firm focused on profitably growing and competitively enhancing middle-market companies in partnership with experienced management teams. "
target parent: Falfurrias Capital
target: RegEd, Inc.
Founded in 2000 and headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, RegEd provides SaaS-based enterprise solutions through a suite of over 25 separate software modules to more than 200 blue-chip customers, including 80% of the top 25 financial services firms.
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closed 4/16/2018 via BusinessWire

IHS Markit Ltd., acquired DeriveXperts

synopsis: IHS Markit, a world leader in information, analytics and solutions, announced it acquired DeriveXperts, a provider of valuation services for OTC derivatives and other complex financial securities. DeriveXperts specializes in daily and monthly computations of hard-to-value assets.
buyer: IHS Markit Ltd. (INFO:$4,287.80)
IHS Markit is a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions for the major industries and markets that drive economies worldwide. The company delivers next-generation information, analytics and solutions to customers in business, finance and government. "
target: DeriveXperts
DeriveXperts is a provider of valuation services for OTC derivatives and other complex financial securities. They specialize in daily and monthly computations of hard-to-value assets, such as equity derivatives, FX derivatives, interest rate derivatives and structured notes.
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closed 7/7/2015 via GlobeNewswire

Falfurrias Capital, acquired RegEd, Inc.

synopsis: RegEd, a leading provider of compliance software and solutions for the financial services industry announced that Falfurrias Capital Partners, a Charlotte-based private equity firm focused on investing in growth-oriented middle-market companies, has purchased a controlling interest in RegEd from StoneRiver Group, L.P.
buyer: Falfurrias Capital
Falfurrias Capital Partners is a private equity investment firm focused on companies with EBITDA of $3 million to $25 million across a range of sectors, including consumer & retail, food & beverage, business services, financial services, manufacturing, industrials, energy, and health care. "
target parent: StoneRiver, Inc.
target: RegEd, Inc.
RegEd provides Compliance Education and Training, Compliance and Risk Management and Licensing and Registration solutions and services. With more than 400 enterprise clients, RegEd's solutions enable financial services firms to efficiently comply with state, federal, FINRA and other regulations.
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closed 1/19/2004 via BusinessWire

Fiserv, Inc., acquired RegEd, Inc.

synopsis: Fiserv, Inc. (Nasdaq:FISV) has acquired RegEd, Inc., a provider of Internet-based compliance management systems and distance learning programs for the insurance and securities industries. RegEd recorded approximately $9 million in revenues in 2003. Fiserv did not disclose a purchase price.
buyer: Fiserv, Inc. (FISV:$14,852.00)
Fiserv, Inc. provides information management systems and services to the financial and insurance industries. Leading services include transaction processing, outsourcing, business process outsourcing software and systems solutions. "
target: RegEd, Inc.
RegEd is the leading provider of complete, online compliance solutions for financial professionals. RegEd's experience and leadership allows clients to have access to the industry's leading continuing education and innovative compliance products and services.
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closed 4/5/2018 via BusinessWire

ACA Compliance Group, acquired Cordium

synopsis: ACA Compliance Group, a leading provider of risk management and technology solutions that focus on regulatory compliance, performance, financial crime, and cybersecurity, announced that it has acquired Cordium, a leading provider of governance, risk and compliance services to the asset management and securities industry.
buyer parent: Starr Companies
buyer: ACA Compliance Group
ACA Compliance Group is a leading provider of risk management and technology solutions that focus on regulatory compliance, performance, financial crime, and cybersecurity. "
target: Cordium
Cordium is a leading provider of governance, risk and compliance services to the asset management and securities industry.
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closed 1/18/2018 via PR Newswire

The Roberts Group, acquired Screen Group

synopsis: TRG, (The Roberts Group) the leading provider of subscription spend management software solutions, announced it has acquired Screen Group, a world leading market data software company that assists business professionals in managing their market data costs, processes and workflows more efficiently.
buyer parent: Polaris Partners
buyer: The Roberts Group
The Roberts Group (TRG) provides spend management solutions enabling enterprises to gain total cost transparency and control of their entire universe of corporate subscriptions and vendor relationships. "
target: Screen Group
Screen Group is a world leading market data software company that assists financial services professionals in managing their market data costs, processes and workflows more efficiently. At the foundation of the company Screen built a unique Market Data and Investment Management consultancy practice.
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announced 1/17/2018 via BusinessWire

Starr Investment Holdings, LLC, will acquire ACA Compliance Group

synopsis: New Mountain Capital, LLC announced that it has agreed to sell ACA Compliance Group Holdings, LLC to Starr Investment Holdings, LLC. ACA Compliance Group is a leading provider of risk management and technology solutions that focus on regulatory compliance, performance, financial crime, and cyber security.
buyer parent: Starr Companies
buyer: Starr Investment Holdings, LLC
Starr Investment Holdings, LLC, a multi-billion dollar investment adviser, partners with and advises a wide range of institutions and family offices with a focus on long-term, sustained equity capital investments. "
target parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
target: ACA Compliance Group
ACA Compliance Group is a leading provider of risk management and technology solutions that focus on regulatory compliance, performance, financial crime, and cyber security. ACA serves a diverse base of leading investment advisers, private fund managers, commodity trading advisors, and more.
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closed 1/18/2017 via Company Press Release

ACA Compliance Group, acquired Telavance

synopsis: ACA Compliance Group, a global leader in providing compliance, cybersecurity, performance, and technology solutions to financial services firms, has acquired Telavance. Telavance provides anti-money laundering risk reviews and related regulatory compliance services and software solutions.
buyer parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
buyer: ACA Compliance Group
ACA Compliance Group is a leading provider of regulatory compliance products and solutions, cybersecurity and risk assessments, performance services, and technology solutions to regional, national, and global firms in the financial services industry. "
target: Telavance
Telavance is a specialized international consulting firm providing risk and compliance advisory services and software products to the financial community. The firm specializes in anti-money laundering, regulatory compliance, enhanced due diligence, model validations, independent reviews, and more.
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closed 12/19/2013 via BNC Analysis

New Mountain Capital, LLC, acquired ACA Compliance Group

synopsis: ACA Compliance Group, the leading global regulatory compliance consultancy, announced that it has agreed to partner with New Mountain Capital to further grow and expand its business. While New Mountain will acquire a controlling interest, the firm’s five original founders and partners will maintain a significant investment in the new entity.
buyer: New Mountain Capital, LLC
New Mountain Capital is a New York-based private equity firm investing for long-term capital appreciation through direct investments in growth equity transactions, leveraged acquisitions, and management buyouts. "
target: ACA Compliance Group
ACA Compliance provides expert compliance consulting services to investment advisers, private fund managers, commodity trading advisors, investment companies, and broker-dealers. ACA additionally provides GIPS® verification services and a wide variety of compliance-related educational opportunities.
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closed 6/12/2010 via BNC Analysis

Sovereign Capital Partners LLP, acquired IMS Consulting Limited

synopsis: Sovereign Capital, the UK private equity Buy & Build specialist, announces the acquisition of The IMS Group (“IMS”), a leading provider of consulting and integrated business support to the wholesale asset management and securities industry.
buyer: Sovereign Capital Partners LLP
Sovereign Capital is the UK´s private equity 'Buy & Build' specialist. Sovereign Capital invests in UK-based companies in the support services, education & training and healthcare services sectors. "
target: IMS Consulting Limited
The IMS Group is a market leading provider of regulatory compliance consulting and integrated business support to the asset management and securities industry.
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closed 12/24/2008 via PR Newswire

Glass Lewis & Co., acquired Washington Analysis Corporation

synopsis: Glass, Lewis & Co., LLC, a leading independent proxy advisory and investment research firm, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Washington Analysis Corporation, a top-rated political and economic advisory firm based in Washington, D.C.
buyer parent: Ontario Teachers Pension Plan
buyer: Glass Lewis & Co.
Glass, Lewis & Co., LLC is a leading research and professional services firm that assists institutions globally that have investment, financial or reputational exposure to public companies. The firm provides research and analysis on more than 13,000 public companies based in 65 countries. "
target parent: Xinhua Finance Limited
target: Washington Analysis Corporation
Founded in 1973, Washington Analysis Corporation (WAC) is the top-rated independent institutional research boutique focused on analyzing and anticipating changes in public policy in US that will impact the financial markets.
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closed 7/10/2019 via Company Press Release

SalesPage Technologies, LLC, acquired Advisor Atlas, Inc.

synopsis: SalesPage Technologies has acquired Advisor Atlas, a database manager for financial services professionals. With the acquisition of Advisor Atlas, SalesPage is positioned to provide team intelligence to more asset managers so they can best service, market, distribute, and measure based on teams.
buyer: SalesPage Technologies, LLC
SalesPage Technologies provides asset managers with a client data platform and related software solutions, services, and integrations. All are designed to help companies leverage their existing data and systems to drive more intelligent and effective distribution strategies. "
target: Advisor Atlas, Inc.
Advisor Atlas serves asset management and other financial services firms by enriching the viability and efficacy of applied industry data, ensuring that data is consumable by their existing systems, and helping maintain the data timeliness and quality required to make profitable business decisions.
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closed 1/4/2019 via BNC Analysis

TIG Ltd., acquired NetConsult Ltd

synopsis: TIG, a provider of award-winning Managed Services, Cloud and Connectivity and Transformational Services, has acquired netConsult, a specialist company providing built-to-order IT for the alternative investment sector.
buyer: TIG Ltd.
TIG provide award-winning Managed Services, Cloud and Connectivity and Transformational Services. Their long track record in IT infrastructures combined with their award-winning service and dedication to their customers has resulted in the best portfolio of solutions in the industry. "
target: NetConsult Ltd
netConsult are a specialist company providing built-to-order IT for the alternative investment sector. Their services cover the full range of IT needed to run a secure, compliant and efficient organization.
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closed 2/3/2016 via Yahoo, Inc.

IPC Information Systems, LLC, acquired Etrali Trading Solutions

synopsis: The Gores Group (“Gores”) announced the sale of Etrali Trading Solutions (“Etrali”) to New Jersey-based financial communications firm IPC Systems. Etrali, a global company, headquartered in Paris, France, is a leading provider of voice and electronic trading infrastructure and compliance services for the banking and trading communities.
buyer parent: Centerbridge Capital Partners
buyer: IPC Information Systems, LLC
IPC creates specialized communications solutions for the financial trading community. From their unified communications/application platform to their managed voice and data network, IPC’s solutions are focused on improving the speed, productivity, and efficiency of the entire trade lifecycle. "
target parent: Gores Group, LLC
target: Etrali Trading Solutions
Etrali Trading Solutions, a global company, headquartered in Paris, France, is a leading provider of voice and electronic trading infrastructure and services for the trading communities.
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closed 3/4/2021 via PR Newswire

TRG Screen, purchased Market Data Reporting business from Jordan & Jordan

synopsis: TRG Screen, the leading provider of enterprise subscription spend management solutions, announced it has acquired the Market Data Reporting (MDR) business from Jordan & Jordan (J&J). Market Data Reporting is a managed services solution focused on providing reporting and related services to ensure compliance with licensing policies.
buyer parent: Pamlico Capital
buyer: TRG Screen
TRG Screen is the leading provider of enterprise subscription management solutions. TRG Screen is uniquely differentiated by its ability to monitor both spend and usage of data and information services including market data, research, software licenses, consulting and other corporate expenses. "
seller: Jordan & Jordan
Market Data Reporting from J&J (Jordan & Jordan) is a managed services solution focused on providing reporting and related services to ensure compliance with licensing, provisioning, distribution and reporting policies.
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closed 10/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

RIA in a Box LLC, acquired Gordian Compliance Solutions

synopsis: RIA in a Box, a provider of compliance-related software and services for investment advisers with co-headquarters in Cleveland and New York, has made its first acquisition in Gordian Compliance Solutions, a San Francisco-based provider of compliance consulting in the wealth management space.
buyer parent: Aquiline Capital Partners
buyer: RIA in a Box LLC
RIA in a Box is a leading provider of compliance software to the wealth management industry. Approximately 2,000 registered investment advisor (RIA) firms across the US use the platform to manage their compliance procedures more efficiently. "
target: Gordian Compliance Solutions
Gordian provides ongoing compliance support and project based services for Investment Advisers, Private Fund Managers, and Futures Professionals. Their consultants keep up to date on current state and federal regulatory changes and initiatives.
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closed 2/19/2019 via GlobeNewswire

ESC Corporate Services Ltd., acquired Securefact

synopsis: ISC announced that its Services segment, through its subsidiary ESC Corporate Services, acquired substantially all of the assets used in the business of Securefact Transaction Services from Securefact. Securefact Transaction develops and markets customer identification, regulatory compliance, secured lending, and digital onboarding software.
buyer parent: Information Services Corporation
buyer: ESC Corporate Services Ltd.
ESC takes a leadership position in providing corporate legal services and public records search/registration services to over 8,000 banks, law firms, fin-techs, auto/equipment leasing captives and insurance/accountant institutions across Canada. "
target: Securefact
The acquisition includes the assets of Securefact Transaction Services, Inc. Securefact Transaction develops and markets customer identification, regulatory compliance, secured lending, and digital onboarding software.
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closed 11/6/2020 via PR Newswire

Swizznet, acquired RightSize Solutions

synopsis: Swizznet, a premier hosting provider for QuickBooks and Sage accounting applications, has acquired RightSize Solutions, a leading provider of IT management and cloud solutions for independent registered investment advisers (RIAs). RightSize Solutions offers services for cybersecurity, compliance, backup & recovery, and more.
buyer parent: Bluff Point Associates
buyer: Swizznet
Swizznet is a premier hosting provider for QuickBooks and Sage accounting applications. Swizznet offers hosting solutions to help accountants and SME’s connect and collaborate from any computer or mobile device. They use the latest cloud computing technology to provide a superior user experience. "
target: RightSize Solutions
RightSize Solutions is a leading provider of IT management and cloud solutions for independent registered investment advisers (RIAs). RightSize Solutions helps financial advisors use technology to gain a competitive advantage. They offer services for cybersecurity, compliance, backup and more.
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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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Matching Companies
Ticker: AIM:SBIZ
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SimplyBiz Group
SimplyBiz Group
SimplyBiz is the largest provider of compliance support and business consultancy services for financial services, legal and workplace benefits professionals in the UK. SimplyBiz provides high quality, comprehensive compliance and business support to 5000 financial advisers throughout the UK.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$65.97
EBITDA ($mm)
$14.27
EBIT ($mm)
$13.78
Net Income ($mm)
$3.71
Employees
382
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Ticker: AIM:MJH
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
MJ Hudson
MJ Hudson
MJ Hudson helps fund managers and investors operate more efficiently and invest more successfully. Their services include law, fund management solutions, international fiduciary, investment advisory, and IR & marketing. MJ Hudson has office across Europe's major asset management centres.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$24.79
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.96)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.70)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
180
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Donnelley Financial Solutions
Donnelley Financial Solutions
Donnelley Financial Solutions (DFIN) is a leading global risk and compliance solutions company. They provide domain expertise, software and data analytics for every stage of their clients’ business and investment lifecycles.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$987.50
EBITDA ($mm)
$132.00
EBIT ($mm)
$108.60
Net Income ($mm)
$50.90
Employees
3400
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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:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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: 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: 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:TCAP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TP ICAP
TP ICAP
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.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$2,398.01
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$71.37
Employees
4898
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Ticker: WSE:INW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Inwestycje.pl
Inwestycje.pl
Inwestycje.pl SA, based in Poalnd, operates several financial websites including inwestycje.pl, waluty.com.pl, kantory.pl, fundusze24.pl.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$2.98
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.08
EBIT ($mm)
$0.03
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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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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