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US IPO Activity Remains Robust in May

US IPO activity surged in May, 2021 as 25 deals were priced during the month, 317% higher than the number of deals priced during the same month of last year.  ...

Sentieo Raises $20M Series B Round

Financial data platform Sentieo raised more capital, bringing its total financing to $62 million.  Sentieo’s broad aspirations for its platform remain expensive, raising the question whether it needs to narrow ...
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Boutique Melius Research Partners with Guggenheim Securities

Melius Research, an independent research firm founded four years ago by three ranked industrials analysts, has allied with Guggenheim Securities to support investment banking transactions such as IPOs and syndications.  ...
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Crowd-sourced Estimize Merges with Quantitative Research Firm ExtractAlpha

Estimize, a niche data provider which collects earnings forecasts from individual contributors, will be combined with ExtractAlpha, a Hong-Kong based firm offering predictive investment models.  The CEO of ExtractAlpha will ...
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US IPO Activity Remains Strong in April

US IPO activity surged in April, 2021 as 26 deals were priced during the month, 550% higher than the number of deals priced during the same month of last year.  ...

1Q21 US IPO Activity Hits Decade High Levels

US IPO activity was off to a blistering start during the first quarter of 2021 as 100 deals were priced – 300% higher than the level recorded during the 1st ...
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Corporate Access Platform WeConvene Raises Capital After Growing 5x in 2020

WeConvene, an event management platform for the buy-side, sell-side and corporates, raised venture debt capital as it plans to hire more staff after strong pandemic-fueled growth.  WeConvene has benefited from ...

FinTech Entrepreneur Seth Merrin Joins Neuravest as Executive Chairman

Atlanta-based Neuravest Research, a provider of AI-driven investment solutions, recently announced that FinTech entrepreneur, Seth Merrin, has joined the firm as Executive Chairman.  Merrin has also become a lead investor ...

With Latest Capital Raise, Dataminr Outgrows Alternative Data

For alternative data vendors, Dataminr exemplifies the benefits of diversifying beyond the financial vertical.  Dataminr’s luscious $4.1 billion valuation achieved with its latest $475 million capital raise reflects its success ...
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Baader Bank Increases Its Investment in Indie Researcher AlphaValue

Baader Bank, a mid-tier German bank, increased its minority investment in Paris-based independent research firm AlphaValue, reflecting the success of the white-labeled ‘Baader Europe’ platform.  AlphaValue is investing the new ...
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