Browsing: Private Equity


Alternative Data Vendors Offer New Perspectives to Private Equity Firms

The following guest article was written by Mikheil Shengelia, Research Analyst at Eagle Alpha, an alternative data aggregation platform providing supporting advisory services for data buyers and vendors. While the buyside has ...

Thoma Bravo Makes Investment in Blue Matrix

Recently, software focused private equity firm Thoma Bravo announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to make a strategic growth investment in Blue Matrix, a leading investment research authoring ...
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Informa Sells Off Fund Flows Data Provider EPFR

Hammered by falling conference revenues, information company Informa divested Emerging Portfolio Funds Research (EPFR), a leading provider of asset flow data, to a private equity firm to raise capital.  The ...

Infinedi Partners Makes Investment in Primary Research Provider BWG Strategy

New York-based private equity firm Infinedi Partners recently announced that it has completed an investment in subscription-based primary research and data provider BWG Strategy. Infinedi’s Newest Investment BWG Strategy is ...

Rapid Ratings Raises $30 Million

Quantitative rating agency Rapid Ratings International closed a $30 million investment from private equity firm FTV Capital.  Terms of the investment were not disclosed. Rapid Ratings calculates ‘Financial Health Ratings’, ...

FinTech Firm Sentieo Raises $6 Million

Financial data platform Sentieo, designed to streamline the workflow of buy-side analysts, raised $6 million in venture funding as it seeks to expand outside the US and extend its product ...
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2017 Review: MiFID II Drives Research Industry M&A

MiFID II precipitated much of 2017’s M&A activity, as European banks merged or folded their equities businesses and startups hoping to prosper from MiFID II’s research unbundling provisions raised capital ...
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Expert Network Third Bridge Reduces Private Equity Influence

London-based expert network Third Bridge Limited changed its ownership structure to concentrate governance with its principals, according to recent regulatory filings.  The move demonstrates the firm's increasing independence from private ...

Australian Expert Network Expert360 Raises Capital

Expert360, an expert network which has morphed into an online marketplace for freelancers, raised AU$13 million (US$10.3 million) in a Series B round led by Australian VC firm AirTree Ventures.  ...

Expert Network Third Bridge Changes Minority Investors

Pan-European private equity firm IK Investment Partners acquired the minority stake in London-based expert network Third Bridge Limited previously held by Anglo-American PE firm Beringea.  Terms were not disclosed. Beringea ...
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