Frontier Strategy Group Gets Capital Infusion
Frontier Strategy Group, an expert network targeted to companies focused on emerging markets, closed an investment from private equity firm Boathouse Capital. Terms of the investment were not disclosed. FSG ...
Roubini Affiliate Launches Analytics For Corporates
Roubini ThoughtLab, an affiliate of Roubini Global Economics (RGE), launched a decision support platform targeted to corporations for modeling growth and risk in economies where they conduct business. The new ...
New Study Finds Benefits In Unbundling Research From Execution
A new academic study examines changes in the investment research market caused by unbundling research payments from commissions. Although the full impact of unbundling has not yet been felt, the ...
London Conference Will Showcase Independents
Following the success of its initial conference last year, Research for Investors is holding its Second Global Independent Research Conference on March 16th in London. Buy side interest in independent ...
Drexel Hamilton Hires Another Tech Analyst
Drexel Hamilton, a NY-based mid-market investment bank, hired a media analyst from Janney Montgomery Scott. Tony Wible will be a senior equity research analyst for the Service Disabled Veteran Owned ...
New Research Budgeting Platform Aims To Replace Broker Vote
Frost Consulting, a London-based consulting firm focused on commission unbundling, launched a research budgeting platform designed to supersede the existing broker vote process. The approach represents a radical departure from ...
New Platform Seeks To Improve Research Distribution
A new London-based platform is making a push into research distribution, offering a low cost solution to the problem bedeviling investment banks: limiting delivery to paying clients only. iPushPull, https://www.ipushpull.com/, ...
2015 Cash Equities Revenues Flat According to Coalition
Industry consulting firm Coalition, which tracks the investment banking industry, estimates that cash equities revenues for the largest investment banks grew less than 1% in 2015 even as overall equities ...
Morningstar Reports Bullish 4th Qtr and Full Year 2015 Financial Results
Last week Morningstar, a Chicago-based provider of independent investment research, ratings, and investment analytics, announced 4th Qtr and full-year 2015 financial results which exceeded market expectations. 4th Qtr 2015 Results Morningstar reported ...
Rise of Chinese Banks: Haitong Expands London Staff
Haitong International Securities Group, China’s second largest securities firm, is expanding its London equity research team according to an article in Reuters. The move reflects the bank’s global ambitions in ...