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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December 17, 2014

Man Group to Acquire Silvermine Capital Management

On December 17, 2014, Man Group announced that it had entered into an agreement to acquire Silvermine Capital Management LLC.

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December 8, 2014

Man Group to Acquire Merrill Lynch’s Fund of Hedge Funds

On December 8, 2014, Man Group plc announced that it had reached an agreement with Merrill Lynch Alternative Investments LLC to acquire the contracts to manage a portfolio of multi-strategy and strategy-focused fund of hedge funds.

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June 16, 2014

Man Group Agrees to Acquire Pine Grove Asset Management

On June 9, 2014, Man Group plc (LSE: EMG) announced an agreement to acquire Pine Grove Asset Management LLC, a US-based fund of hedge fund manager, diversifying its product offering.

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May 9, 2014

Aequitas Capital Acquires Maple Bay Asset Management

On May 2, 2014, Aequitas Capital Management announced the acquisition of alternative investment manager Maple Bay Asset Management, adding peer-to-peer lending expertise.

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May 2, 2014

Marshall Wace Acquires Majority Stake in Eaglewood

On April 25, 2014, Reuters reported that Seward & Kissel client Marshall Wace had agreed to acquire a controlling stake in New York-based asset manager Eaglewood Capital Management, which invests in peer-to-peer loans.

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December 2, 2013

Carlyle Group to Acquire Diversified Global Asset Management

On November 26, 2013, The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) announced that it will acquire Diversified Global Asset Management Corporation, a global hedge fund manager.  Carlyle will finance the transaction with equity from its balance sheet.

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December 2, 2013

Guardian Capital Group Acquires Zephyr Management

On November 25, 2013, Guardian Capital Group Limited (TSX: GCG) announced that it will acquire Zephyr Management (UK) Ltd., a boutique emerging market equity investment firm based in London.

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October 23, 2013

KKR to Acquire Avoca Capital

On October 18, 2013 KKR & Co. L.P. (NYSE: KKR) announced that it will acquire European credit investment manager Avoca Capital.

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October 16, 2013

EEA Fund Management Acquires Funds from Oriel

On October 8, 2013 EEA Fund Management Limited announced that it will add two UK equity market funds from Oriel Asset Management to its product range.

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