Browsing: Europe

Markit Acquires Data Explorers

04/03/2012
Markit, a financial information provider best known for its CDS data, announced the acquisition of Data Explorers, a provider of securities lending data, from mid-market private equity firm Bowmark Capital. ...
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Investment Banks Top Independents in ESG Research Survey

03/15/2012
ResearchWatch subscribers can download the full results: ESG RESEARCHFOCUS REPORT March 2012. Investment banks were the top providers of environmental, social and governance (ESG) research in a new study we ...

London Caution

01/31/2012
The FSA’s insider trading case against David Einhorn and his fund, Greenlight Capital, highlights the differences in insider trading regulations between the U.S. and the U.K.  Many of the compliance ...

Einhorn Gored by FSA for Insider Trading

01/26/2012
New York, NY – Earlier this week, David Einhorn and his US hedge fund, Greenlight Capital Inc., was fined by the UK’s Financial Services Authority for alleged insider trading, indicating ...

Research Profile: Global Mobile Market – Research2Guidance

11/30/2011
The mobile market is a vibrant one with multiple players competing for millions of consumers who are willing to purchase devices and services.  Today we are profiling Research2Guidance, an independent market research ...

Markit Acquires QSG

11/03/2011
Markit, a financial information provider best known for its CDS data,  announced it had purchased Quantitative Services Group (QSG), an independent research providing equity research and trading analytics.  Terms of ...

Void in the UK Small Cap Research Space

10/19/2011
New York – A study conducted by Imprima, a provider of financial communications services based in the UK, indicates that stakeholders believe that the small cap investment market in London ...

European Top Performers From AQ Research

10/11/2011
AQ Research, a UK based performance measurement firm, released its latest analysis of the Euro 300 for the period ending June 30, 2010.  The research firm with the best absolute ...

Broker Thyself

06/14/2011
A new report on European independent research suggests that independent research will offer more agency brokerage payment options.  We have seen agency brokers such as ITG and Instinet embracing independent ...

Report Challenges Management Access

06/07/2011
A new report on European independent research argues that management access does not meet the European definition of research and should not be payable through commissions.  The report also suggests ...
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