BlackRock ETFs breach $3 trillion mark in May

BlackRock ETFs breach $3 trillion mark in May

By Anna Domanska - Jun 16, 2021

BlackRocks’ exchange-traded fund crossed $3 trillion for the first time in May, in sync with the ETF industry’s race to an all-time high of $9 trillion.

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UK's Sanne agrees to consider Cinven bid

UK's Sanne agrees to consider Cinven bid

By Anna Domanska - Jun 14, 2021

Sanne, a UK fund administration business that provides alternative asset and corporate services, has agreed to hold talks with private equity firm Cinven over a potential £1.4bn t

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Global stocks rise as investors ignore inflations indicators

Global stocks rise as investors ignore inflations indicators

By Anna Domanska - Jun 14, 2021

Global stocks rose to an all-time high, with investor showing confidence in a strong economic recovery from coronavirus and the vaccine effect, but the market is still a bit cautio

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BC Partner goes the Continuation Fund way to strike a $7bn deal

BC Partner goes the Continuation Fund way to strike a $7bn deal

By Anna Domanska - Jun 10, 2021

BC Partners, a UK private equity firm, has floated a “continuation fund” deal, one of Europe’s largest such deals, by transferring its 47 per cent stake in the academic publi

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UK watchdog's plans for big banks to draw fair compete rules draws criticism

UK watchdog's plans for big banks to draw fair compete rules draws criticism

By Anna Domanska - Jun 09, 2021

Under UK Finance’s proposals, nine banks under investigation by the CMA would be obliged to fund a “future entity” for three years.

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AMC stock sale comes with a major warning to amateur investors

AMC stock sale comes with a major warning to amateur investors

By Christy Gren - Jun 08, 2021

AMC Entertainment shares are up about 2,500% in 2021 as the company has courted amateur investors since the Game Stop Short Squeeze in January.

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Bought By Many pet insurer gets $2 billion valuation in series D funding

Bought By Many pet insurer gets $2 billion valuation in series D funding

By Anna Domanska - Jun 01, 2021

The UK-based digital pet insurer Bought by Many has attracted a valuation of $2 billion and secured a series D round investment of $350m led by Sweden-based investment group EQT. M

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Aon – Willis asset disposal aims to ease approval of $30 billion merger

Aon – Willis asset disposal aims to ease approval of $30 billion merger

By Anna Domanska - May 13, 2021

Aon Plc and Willis Towers Watson have agreed to sell $3.6 billion worth of assets to rival Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. in a bid to appease European competition regulators over th

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JPMorgan Chase appoints two new CIOS in bid to make its C-suite more diverse

JPMorgan Chase appoints two new CIOS in bid to make its C-suite more diverse

By Christy Gren - May 10, 2021

JPMorgan Chase, the largest U.S. bank by assets, has appointed two new executives to head its information units in a bid to make its workforce more inclusive and increase racial an

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