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Slim Multiples

03/07/2011
New York – Increased mergers and acquisitions activity is moving valuations higher, but independent research firms looking for exits should not get too excited.  While multiples are improving, they remain ...

Sustainable Emerging Markets Conference

03/04/2011
New York – This year, the Sustainable Emerging Markets Conference will be held on March 24th at the Renaissance London Chancery Court Hotel. Responsible Investor and C5 have partnered to ...

Maven Research Launches Survey Platform

03/03/2011
New York – This week, Maven Research announced the launch of a custom electronic survey product to compliment their primary telephone consultation offering. The aim of this product is to ...

IPOs & Research

03/01/2011
New York – U.S. IPO volume is up 300% so far this year, reinforcing the pendulum swing back in favor of large broker dealer research.  IPOs garner higher commission allocations, ...

Feds Agree Expert Networks OK

02/28/2011
New York, NY – Over the past few months, as US Federal Authorities have continued one of the largest insider trading investigations in history, many institutional investors have become increasingly ...

Strategas’ New Strategy

02/25/2011
New York – Earlier this week Strategas Research Partners, LLC announced that they will be expanding their research capabilities with the addition of two new employees.  The employees, Frank J. ...

Instinet adds Research Partner in the Healthcare Sector

02/24/2011
Instinet, an agency brokerage firm, announced its partnership with Favus Institutional Research, an independent research provider focused on the healthcare sector. As a member of Instinet’s research platform, Favus Institutional ...

Lord Myners Bundles With Autonomous

02/22/2011
New York – Paul Myners, author of the Myners report which spurred the U.K.’s Financial Services Authority (FSA) to require greater commission transparency, joined London-based Autonomous Research LLP as chairman ...

Big Lots Drops Suit of Retail Intelligence Group

02/22/2011
New York, NY – Last week, Big Lots, a Columbus, Ohio-based discount retailer agreed to drop its lawsuit of independent channel checker, Retail Intelligence Group (RIG).  The final settlement won’t ...

Compliance Oversight of Quantitative Research

02/18/2011
New York – The SEC recently released an order relating to three AXA Rosenberg entities that has interesting implications for quantitative researchers: The SEC’s order instituting administrative proceedings against the firms ...
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