February 4, 2015
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.
December 17, 2014
On December 17, 2014, Man Group announced that it had entered into an agreement to acquire Silvermine Capital Management LLC.
December 8, 2014
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.
June 16, 2014
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.
May 9, 2014
On May 2, 2014, Aequitas Capital Management announced the acquisition of alternative investment manager Maple Bay Asset Management, adding peer-to-peer lending expertise.
May 2, 2014
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.
December 2, 2013
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.