deals and transactions

Jobs in ETFs closes seed funding round

Fri, 08/02/2019 - 09:12

Jobs in ETFs, the world’s first ETF Career Platform and Specialised Recruitment Provider for the ETF Industry, has completed a major funding round from veteran investors Cheah Cheng Hye and Jay Pelosky.   »

HANetf completes second oversubscribed funding round

Wed, 06/02/2019 - 10:39

HANetf, Europe’s first independent ‘white-label’ UCITS ETF platform, has completed its second oversubscribed funding round, bringing on a number of experienced industry figures. »

ETFS Capital invests USD4m in ETFLogic

Tue, 29/01/2019 - 09:39

ETFS Capital has invested USD4 million in ETFLogic, a New York City-based ETF analytics and data company. This is the first outside fund raising by ETFLogic, which commenced operations in 2018 with just founders' money.   »


BNP Paribas and GTS extend strategic collaboration into US equities

Mon, 19/11/2018 - 09:32

BNP Paribas, a European provider of banking and financial services, and GTS, a New York-based global electronic market maker for equities, ETFs, fixed income and FX, have signed a new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). »

Victory Capital to acquire USAA Asset Management Company

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 09:12

Victory Capital is to acquire USAA Asset Management Company, which includes its mutual fund and ETF businesses and USAA 529 College Savings Plan. »

GTS to acquire Cantor Fitzgerald’s ETF and wholesale market making businesses

Mon, 05/11/2018 - 08:50

GTS, an electronic market maker across global financial instruments, is to acquire the Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) and wholesale market making businesses of Cantor Fitzgerald (Cantor). »

Chris Mellor, Invesco

Invesco builds on EMEA ETF capabilities

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 15:13

With Invesco currrently in the process of completing another major acquisition – this time a close to USD5 billion deal to buy US asset management firm OppenheimerFunds – etfexpress Managing Editor Beverly Chandler talks takeover tactics and more with Dr Chris Mellor, the company’s head of EMEA ETF, Equity and Commodity Product Management… »

Impact secures additional USD1m in funding from The Rockefeller Foundation

Mon, 22/10/2018 - 10:26

Impact Shares, a non-profit exchange-traded fund (ETF) platform, has secured an additional USD1 million grant from The Rockefeller Foundation to expand its partnerships with non-profits and help translate their social values into investable products. »

Record to provide currency signals for new suite of WisdomTree models-based active ETFs

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 14:56

Specialist currency manager Record Currency Management Limited (Record) has extended its licensing relationship with WisdomTree, the New York-headquartered exchange-traded fund and exchange-traded product sponsor and asset manager. »

Soc Gen to buy Commerzbank’s EMC business

Tue, 03/07/2018 - 11:00

Societe  Generale  has  reached  an  agreement to acquire Commerzbank’s Equity  Markets  and  Commodities  business  (EMC), a  European  manufacturer,  distributor and  market  maker  of  structured  and  flow  products  as  well  as  asset  management  solutions. »


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