September 28, 2015

Rothschild Merchant Banking Acquires West Gate Horizons Advisors

On September 14, 2015, Rothschild Merchant Banking, the merchant banking arm of Rothschild, announced that it had acquired West Gate Horizons Advisors, LLC, a Los Angeles based credit manager.

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September 21, 2015

NewStar Financial Acquires FOC Partners

On September 16, 2015, NewStar Financial announced that it had reached a definitive agreement to acquire Seward & Kissel client Feingold O’Keeffe Capital, LLC (d/b/a FOC Partners).

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August 19, 2015

Aberdeen to Acquire Arden Asset Management

On August 4, 2015 Aberdeen Asset Management Inc. announced that it had entered into an agreement to acquire Seward & Kissel client Arden Asset Management LLC, a provider of hedge fund solutions with offices in New York and London.

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August 3, 2015

Legg Mason to Acquire Majority Stake in RARE Infrastructure

On July 28, 2015, Legg Mason Inc. reported that it had agreed to acquire a majority interest in RARE Infrastructure, Ltd., an Australian based alternative asset manager.

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July 31, 2015

Gávea Investimentos to be reacquired by founders from JPMorgan

On July 22, 2015, the founders of Gávea Investimentos Ltda announced that they had reached an agreement to buy back the fund manager from JPMorgan Chase & Co.

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July 27, 2015

Titan Advisors Acquires Saguenay Strathmore Capital

On July 1, 2015, Titan Advisors LLC announced that it had completed the acquisition of Seward & Kissel client Saguenay Strathmore Capital.

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May 15, 2015

Coupland Cardiff Acquires Stone Drum Asian Small-Cap Strategy

On May 15, 2015, FINalternatives reported that Coupland Cardiff Asset Management had acquired Stone Drum Asia Focus Fund.

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March 9, 2015

Walker Crips Acquires Barker Poland Asset Management

On March 9, 2015, Walker Crips Group announced that it had purchased 100% of the membership interests in Barker Poland Asset Management.

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February 20, 2015

Man Group Acquires Investment Management Business of NewSmith

On February 20, 2015, Man Group plc announced that it had entered into a conditional agreement to acquire the investment management business of NewSmith LLP, an equity investment manager with $1.2 billion of funds under management.

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February 4, 2015

Guggenheim Partners Announces Sale of Global Trading Platform

On February 2, 2015, Guggenheim Partners announced the sale of Guggenheim Global Trading to Seward & Kissel client Deimos Asset Management, an investor group led by GGT management and supported by an equity investment from Ares Management.

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