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Thornbridge provides regulatory umbrella services to Songbook Social Limited

December 11, 2018

Thornbridge Investment Management LLP (Thornbridge) is pleased to announce the provision of regulatory umbrella services to Songbook Social Limited (Songbook). Songbook is now an appointed representative of Thornbridge.

Automated STP is essential for successful ETF growth

December 11, 2018

True straight through processing (STP) is becoming an issue of critical importance within the ETF industry: the demands of managing passive funds are many, but at the core of this sits the management of data. 

Thornbridge provides regulatory umbrella services to YYX Capital Partners LLP

December 03, 2018

Thornbridge Investment Management LLP (Thornbridge) is pleased to announce the provision of regulatory umbrella services to YYX Capital Partners LLP (YYX Capital). YYX Capital is now an appointed representative of Thornbridge.

Rosette Merchant Bank Launches Islamic Capital Markets Offering

November 21, 2018

Rosette Merchant Bank (Rosette) is pleased to announce the launch of a new Alternative Funding Solutions Division.  The division will specialise in providing advice and structuring solutions to Local Authorities and Housing Associations on the utilisation of Islamic Alternative Finance Investment Bonds (AFIBs) as an alternative source of funding.

Prescient Fund Services Recognised At The Africa Global Funds Awards

November 20, 2018

The alternative administration unit of Prescient Fund Services has excelled at the recent 2018 Africa Global Funds Awards - winning Best Hedge Fund Administrator in Africa, and Best Fund Administrator: Private Equity Funds Under $20 billion. 

Thornbridge Investment Management LLP has been named as Leading Fund Structuring Expert 2018 - London

November 20, 2018

The finance industry is a key driver of the global economy; from asset managers through to bankers, investment advisors to software developers, lawyers through to insurance professionals, it is all of these enterprises that keep the global economy turning. The 2018 Global Business Excellence Awards are dedicated to supporting and recognising these talented and dedicated firms, individuals and departments from all across the globe. Wealth & Finance launched the 2018 Global Business Excellence Awards on the back of months of qualitative and quantitative research undertaken by their in-house research team.

Thornbridge provides regulatory services to Greenwood Way Capital Limited

November 15, 2018

Thornbridge Investment Management LLP (Thornbridge) is pleased to announce the provision of regulatory services to Greenwood Way Capital Limited (GWC). GWC is now an appointed representative of Thornbridge.

Craig Reeves, Founder, Prestige Funds

Prestige Launches New Direct Lending Fund Aimed At UK And Ireland Agri Business

November 15, 2018

Launch of new private debt fund recognises demand for more lending funds in EU approved, AIFMD compliant structure.

Benguela selects Prescient Fund Services for UCITS manco and fund administration services

November 12, 2018

Benguela Global Fund Managers, a fundamental research-driven and qualityfocused investment manager, has selected Prescient Fund Services (Ireland) Limited as the UCITS Management Company and Fund Administrator for its latest fund, the Benguela Global Equity Fund, which launched last month.

Thornbridge in South Africa

October 31, 2018

A Thornbridge team will be visiting Mauritius, Johannesburg and Cape Town in early November meeting with local fund managers, wealth managers and financial service providers.

Thornbridge Investment Management LLP has been named as Investment Management Advisory Firm of the year 2018 - UK

October 29, 2018

Now in its 9th year the Finance Monthly M&A; Awards celebrate excellence and exist to recognise and celebrate those companies and individuals who have delivered the highest quality results and have excelled their clients’ expectations over the last 12 months. Their key goal is to reward those firms which have demonstrated measurable achievements across the industry. Each year, Finance Monthly’s corporate readership works with companies and advisory firms to help facilitate and complete some of the most significant deals across the globe. The M&A; awards gives Finance Monthly the opportunity to acknowledge, recognise and celebrate those companies and individuals involved in the industry.

Liang Du, CEO, Prescient China

Prescient launches China Equity UCITS Fund

October 25, 2018

Prescient Investment Management (Pty) Limited, a global investment manager with over USD 6 billion under management and 20 years of operating history announced today the launch of the Prescient China Equity Fund.

Thornbridge provides regulatory services to RM Caldecott & Partners LLP

October 22, 2018

Thornbridge Investment Management LLP (Thornbridge) is pleased to announce the provision of regulatory services to RM Caldecott & Partners LLP (RMCP). RMCP is now an appointed representative of Thornbridge.

New white paper published on the rise of European private capital markets

October 12, 2018

Veneziano & Partners has published a white paper on the Rise of European Private Capital Markets. The white-paper intends to discuss the blossoming of European private capital markets and the consequences that the recent proposals of the European Commission on pre-marketing will have in respect of the dynamics of fundraising in Europe. This white-paper analyses in detail the implications of the proposed regulation on both the operational and legal elements involved in fundraising activities in Europe compared to the US markets. 

Biomethane - the saving grace for government energy targets?

October 04, 2018

Time is rapidly disappearing for the government to hit its target of 15% of energy being sourced from renewables by 2020. However, there is no doubt anaerobic digestion (AD), and specifically biomethane production, is a key technology that gives the government the best chance of meeting this goal.

The Hedge Fund Journal, in association with EY, today publishes the sixth edition of its 50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds report

September 26, 2018

This 2018 report includes 44 women making their first appearance on the list. The report highlights women leading all verticals in hedge funds, allocators to hedge funds and associated service providers. 

Prestige hires Rassul Azizi for newly created Credit Director role

September 04, 2018

Joins Prestige from EFG Private Bank to help with expanded management of private debt portfolios.

StatPro wins Waters Rankings Award

July 16, 2018

StatPro Revolution has won the Best Performance Measurement and Attribution system at the Waters Rankings Awards in New York. 

Irithmics for PR to provide artificial intelligence insight into how news affects investors

June 28, 2018

LONDON (Jun 28, 2018) - Irithmics, a UK-based AI fintech, has released Irithmics for PR: the industry’s first artificial intelligence (AI) platform for Financial Public Relations (PR) and Investor Relations (IR) advisors to assess the impact news is likely to have on the institutional investors of publicly traded corporates.

Thornbridge provides FCA umbrella services to Contexo Capital Limited

May 31, 2018

Thornbridge Investment Management LLP (Thornbridge) is pleased to announce the provision of FCA umbrella services for Contexo Capital Limited. Contexo Capital Limited is now an appointed representative of Thornbridge.

Thornbridge provides FCA umbrella services to Melana Capital Limited

May 21, 2018

Thornbridge Investment Management LLP (Thornbridge) is pleased to announce the provision of FCA umbrella services for Melana Capital Limited. Melana Capital Limited is now an appointed representative of Thornbridge.

Thornbridge provides regulatory umbrella services to River Wey Capital LLP

May 14, 2018

Thornbridge Investment Management LLP (Thornbridge) is pleased to announce the provision of regulatory umbrella services for River Wey Capital LLP. River Wey Capital LLP is now an appointed representative of Thornbridge.

Thornbridge provides regulatory umbrella services to Portfolio Manager Consultancy Ltd

April 03, 2018

Thornbridge provides regulatory umbrella services to Portfolio Manager Consultancy Ltd.

Thornbridge provides regulatory umbrella services to Eiger Advisors Ltd

March 05, 2018

Thornbridge Investment Management LLP (Thornbridge) is pleased to announce the provision of regulatory umbrella services for Eiger Advisors Ltd. Eiger Advisors Ltd is now an appointed representative of Thornbridge.

Paul Cézanne, Self Portrait in a Bowler Hat, 1885-86. Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen. Photo Ole Haupt

Cézanne - Portraits of a Life in cinemas nationwide from January

January 09, 2018

From multi award-winning director Phil Grabsky

• A major new film re-examining the life of one of the greatest artists to have ever lived
• Based heavily on his extensive correspondence plus interviews with curators, experts
and the artist's own great-grandson
• Filmed on location in London, Paris, Washington D.C. and Provence
• Letters read by Brian Cox

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RFA Acquires 92 Alt. Investment Clients, Enhances Development and Security Offerings in 2017

December 22, 2017

New York, NY and London, UK, December 22, 2017 -- RFA (Richard Fleischman & Associates), a next-gen managed IT services provider for the financial industry, today announced that it has added 92 new clients in 2017 in addition to enhancing development and workflow automation services, expanding public cloud management and security offerings, and providing continuous service enhancements.

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Symphony Environmental releases a short film introducing controlled-life plastic technology.

December 19, 2017

Symphony Environmental Technologies Plc are pleased to announce the release of a short film introducing d2w oxo-biodegradable (controlled-life) plastic technology.   

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ITV Launch Great Art Series

December 18, 2017

This January, ITV will show Great Art, a five-part series produced by Seventh Art Productions exploring the life and work of the world's most celebrated artists.

Michael Stephens, Chairman of the Oxo-biodegradable Plastics Association

Oxo-Bio Technology Reduces Plastic Waste In The Environment

November 13, 2017

In a detailed statement released today Michael Stephen, the Chairman of the Oxo-biodegradable Plastics Association (OPA) responds to the attack on oxo-biodegradable plastic technology made by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation. The full statement is on the OPA website at www.biodeg.org

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RFA and Seclore Announce Data-Centric Security Partnership

RFA and Seclore Announce Strategic Partnership to Deliver Data-Centric Security to Firms Worldwide

November 01, 2017

RFA and Seclore Announce Strategic Partnership to Deliver Data-Centric Security to Hedge Funds, Private Equity Funds, Investment Management Companies and Law Firms Worldwide

Highlights:

RFA’s portfolio of managed security services now includes integrated Rights Management from Seclore, the world’s most advanced, secure and connected data-centric security solution
As a result of this partnership, RFA customers gain true end-to-end security from their RFA-cloud managed infrastructure which provides protection that stays with their most sensitive data, regardless of where the data travels or is stored
This new, data-centric security offering is now available to RFA customers worldwide