February 17, 2017

SoftBank to Acquire Fortress Investment Group

On February 15, 2017, SoftBank Group Corp. announced it had agreed to acquire Fortress Investment Group LLC.

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February 13, 2017

KKR Prisma and PAAMCO to Form Liquid Alternatives Firm

On February 6, 2017, KKR announced a strategic partnership Pacific Alternative Asset Management Company, LLC to create a new liquid alternatives investment firm.

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January 23, 2017

SkyBridge Capital Majority Stake to be Sold

On January 17, 2016, SkyBridge Capital announced a definitive agreement for RON Transatlantic EG and Seward & Kissel client HNA Capital (U.S.) Holding to acquire a majority stake in Skybridge.

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January 9, 2017

Credit Value Partners to Sell Minority Stake to New York Life

On January 4, 2016, New York Life Investments announced an agreement to acquire a minority stake in Credit Value Partners, LP.

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December 15, 2016

StepStone Group Acquires Swiss Capital Alternative Investments

On December 7, 2016, StepStone Group LP announced that it acquired Swiss Capital Alternative Investments AG.

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September 29, 2016

TA Associates backs MBO of Goldman Sachs Australian fund platform

On September 14, 2016, TA Associates announced that had signed a definitive agreement to back a management buyout of Goldman Sachs Asset Management’s Australian focused investment capabilities and fund platform.

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September 26, 2016

Aston Hill Financial and Front Street Capital to Merge

On September 9, 2016, Aston Hill Financial Inc. and Front Street Capital 2004 announced that they have entered into an agreement to merge their companies into a new asset management firm.

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September 8, 2016

AllianceBernstein Signs to Acquire Ramius Alternative Solutions

On August 31, 2016, AllianceBernstein L.P. announced that it had entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Ramius Alternative Solutions LLC.

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August 29, 2016

Carlyle to Sell 55% Stake in Emerging Sovereign Group

On August 24, 2016, Pensions & Investments reported that The Carlyle Group will sell its 55% stake in Seward & Kissel client Emerging Sovereign Group to the management team of the hedge fund manager.

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June 24, 2016

AllianceBernstein to Acquire Visium Global Fund

On June 17, 2016, AllianceBernstein LP announced that it signed a letter of intent to acquire and assume management of Visium Asset Management LP’s Global Fund.

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