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27 June 2016

Blockchain to attract over $1bn in global investments in 2016

bitcoin-1368256_640 Financial service firms and technology providers will focus on bringing blockchain to capital markets by investing more than $1bn in the sector this year, new research shows.

23 June 2016

Circle pay app launches Chinese operations with $60m in local financing

colors-157474_640 Instant payments app Circle, which so far provided services to the US and the UK, has now expanded to China with a $60m in fresh funding from local investors.

21 June 2016

Deutsche Börse launches fintech-focused VC platform

statistics-706381_640 German stock exchange operator Deutsche Börse is targeting the fast-growing fintech industry with a new corporate venture capital platform.

10 June 2016

Three major changes shape PE in emerging markets over past decade $

nick_luckock_1 Three major factors have changed the face of private equity in emerging markets, according to Actis partner and head of financial services, Nick Luckock.

6 June 2016

Electra Partners to score 2.6x return through £435m Elian sale

euro-870757_1920 UK private equity investor Electra Partners has agreed the £435m sale of offshore trust and corporate services business Elian to trade buyer InterTrust Group.

6 June 2016

AnaCap closes third credit fund at €595m hard cap

euro-733952_1280 AnaCap Financial Partners has closed its third European credit fund at its €595m hard cap.

3 June 2016

Brian Schreiber replaces Olivier Sarkozy in Carlyle’s financial services team

business-1031754_640 Brian Schreiber, 49, who was chief strategy officer of American International Group (AIG) from May 2015 till February 2016, is joining the financial services team of global private equity investor Carlyle.

25 May 2016

Gender equality doesn’t mean a 50/50 split at senior levels, says exec $

Nicola Horlick There are never going to be equal numbers of men and women at senior levels in the financial services industry as the nature of the work simply does not appeal to them, says Nicola Horlick, head of Money & Co.

3 May 2016

Warburg backs mobile-only banking startup Varo Money in $27m financing round

iphone-624709_1920 Warburg Pincus has led a financing round totalling more than $27m for mobile-only banking startup Varo Money.

3 May 2016

FTV Capital promotes long-serving New York office head Bernstein to managing partner

Brad.Bernstein_FTV Capital Enterprise tech and financial services-focused investment firm FTV Capital has named New York office head Brad Bernstein as managing partner.

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