Asia’s global investment bank, Nomura has announced its plans to establish a branch in South Africa on April 4, 2016, to provide local and international clients with investment banking services in the country.
Sanne Group has announced it will acquire IDS Fund Services (IDS), an independent South African based provider of outsourced investment administration services to the asset management industry, with a particular focus on hedge fund clients.
Towers Watson, a global professional services company, and PE Corporate Services (PECS), one of South Africa's leading remuneration and human resources (HR) consultancies, have formed a strategic alliance to better serve the growing HR consulting and data services market in southern Africa.
S&P; Capital IQ and SNL have re-branded as S&P; Global Market Intelligence, following the integration of the two previously separate businesses.
Maitland, a South African fund administrator, has launched its new investor servicing, Retirement and Life products, with the help of Oracle FLEXCUBE Investor Servicing.
Strate, a licensed Central Securities Depository (CSD) that provides post-trade products and services to the financial markets, has received the endorsement from the Regulatory Oversight Committee (ROC) to offer Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) services.
Deloitte, a business advisory firm, has launched Prisma, a managed service that helps investment managers, banks and insurance firms to navigate complex global marketing regulation and tax rules.
INDATA, a provider of software, technology and services for buy-side firms delivered via its iPM Epic platform, has launched a Compliance-as-a-Service offering which includes a global shareholder disclosure service leveraging legal content from aosphere LLP, an affiliate of Allen & Overy.
СEPRES, a New York based fintech company, has unveiled a new release of PE.Analyzer, a software platform that now also calculates beta risk of private equity markets, something never before available for investors and fund managers.
FINCAD, a provider of valuation and risk analytics for multi-asset, multi-currency portfolios, has added several key enhancements to F3, its object-oriented valuation and risk platform.
Housing and Development Bank (HDB), an Egypt-based commercial and investment bank that is approximately 60% state owned, has selected Wolters Kluwer Financial Services to provide its risk, regulatory reporting and operational risk software solutions.
Maitland, a global advisory and fund administration firm, has announced that it is now able to act as an alternative investment fund manager (AIFM) for private equity and real estate (PERE) alternative investment funds.
SS&C; Technologies, a global provider of financial services software and software-enabled services, has announced the latest release of HiPortfolio, an investment accounting and asset servicing software.
Rasmala, a London-headquartered independent investment manager, has selected IMSplus, an investment management platform from Profile Software, to improve operational efficiency, flexibility and competitive approach across investment management transactions.