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Deutsche Börse Seals 81% Majority Takeover Of ISS
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Deutsche Börse Seals 81% Majority Takeover Of ISS

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Deutsche Börse AG has successfully completed the acquisition of an 81% majority stake in the governance, ESG data and analytics provider Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (ISS), following receipt of all necessary regulatory approvals. The acquisition was announced in late 2020. The highly complementary nature of the deal will enable Deutsche......
Finix Exceeds $100M in Funding and Adds Execs from Google, Tesla, and Uber to its C-Suite
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Finix Exceeds $100M in Funding and Adds Execs from Google, Tesla, and Uber to its C-Suite

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Capital threshold surpassed with funds from a special purpose vehicle dedicated to Black and Latinx investors Finix, the payments infrastructure company helping vertical SaaS companies transform their businesses through payments, surpassed $100M in total funding, allocating 10% of its most recent funding round for Black and Latinx investors. Matching its financial growth,......
OneConnect and Singapore Exchange Collaborate to Address Esg Reporting Needs
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OneConnect and Singapore Exchange Collaborate to Address Esg Reporting Needs

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OneConnect Financial Technology Co., Ltd. (OneConnect) the leading technology-as-a-service platform provider and an associate of Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. (“Ping An”), today said it had entered a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Singapore Exchange (SGX) to collaborate and build an environmental, social and governance (ESG) platform......
Spreadhseet Startup Rows Raises $16 Million, Moves Into Public Beta
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Spreadhseet Startup Rows Raises $16 Million, Moves Into Public Beta

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Rows.com (previously dashdash), the next generation spreadsheet for developing business tools, announces it has raised a $16 million Series B led by Lakestar. Also participating in the round are previous investors Accel and Cherry Ventures, as well as new angel investor Christian Reber, CEO of Pitch, who joins the Advisory......
Nearly 60% of Young Investors Are Collaborating Thanks to Technology, Often Turning to Social Media for Advice
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Nearly 60% of Young Investors Are Collaborating Thanks to Technology, Often Turning to Social Media for Advice

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The recent GameStop stock saga raised many questions about modern trading and put a spotlight on the young investors who drove the Reddit rebellion. To find out more about who these young stock rockers are and what drives their investment decisions, MagnifyMoney surveyed more than 1,500 Gen Zers and millennials in......
Ned Davis Research Partners With C8 Technologies to Revolutionize Direct Indexing
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Ned Davis Research Partners With C8 Technologies to Revolutionize Direct Indexing

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Ned Davis Research (NDR) today announces its partnership with C8 Technologies, the first global marketplace for asset owners, funds, banks and index providers. NDR’s comprehensive, historical data with C8’s top-tier user experience platform disrupts the status quo of direct indexing by increasing access among investors to active, tradeable indices. Read More: Reef......
Pagaya Hires Peter Silberstein As Head Of Capital Development
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Pagaya Hires Peter Silberstein As Head Of Capital Development

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Pagaya, a global, data-driven financial technology company reshaping asset management, today announced the hire of Peter Silberstein as Head of Capital Development, further fueling the firm’s growth. Read More: Aurora Mobile Partners with Taikang Life Insurance to Strengthen Smart Insurance Solutions with AI Technologies Last year, Pagaya hired five finance industry......
Financial Times & Wilshire Announce Collaboration to Create Innovative Indices, Analytics and Data Sets for Investors
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Financial Times & Wilshire Announce Collaboration to Create Innovative Indices, Analytics and Data Sets for Investors

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The Financial Times, the most trusted global financial media brand and a pioneer in digital journalism, and Wilshire, a global investment, technology and advisory company today announce a far-reaching collaboration to develop new, innovative and more relevant indices, metrics, data sets and analytics to serve and inform investors worldwide. The......
Coterie Closes $11.5M in Series A-1 Financing, Bringing Total Funds Raised to $25M to Make Small Business Insurance Faster & Easier
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Coterie Closes $11.5M in Series A-1 Financing, Bringing Total Funds Raised to $25M to Make Small Business Insurance Faster & Easier

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Coterie, the technology company that simplifies small business insurance, today announced they have raised $11.5M in Series A-1 financing. Coterie secured the additional funding through an oversubscribed Series A-1 led by Intact Ventures and with participation from Alpha Edison, Lackawanna Insurance Group, a subsidiary of Group1001, and previous investors, RPM......
Arca Welcomes CFO/CCO And New Head Of Product For Arca Labs
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Arca Welcomes CFO/CCO And New Head Of Product For Arca Labs

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Arca, an asset management firm focused on investing and innovating in the digital assets space, today announced two key appointments, setting the stage for the next phase of development of the company. Industry veteran Vance Sanders has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer, and Nikesh......