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The Navigators Group, Inc. Announces Expiration of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period for Proposed Merger

The Navigators Group, Inc. Announces Expiration of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period for Proposed Merger

STAMFORD, Conn., Oct. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — The Navigators Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG) (“Navigators” or the “Company”) announced today that the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended (the “HSR Act”), in connection with its previously announced merger with a direct wholly owned subsidiary (“Merger Sub”) of The Hartford Financial Services [...]

eVestment Launches Market Lens to Arm Asset Managers with Next Level Insights to Win More Institutional Investment Mandates

eVestment Launches Market Lens to Arm Asset Managers with Next Level Insights to Win More Institutional Investment Mandates

ATLANTA, Oct. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Institutional asset managers looking for the next level of insights in their pursuit of institutional investment mandates can now turn to Market Lens from eVestment, a global leader in institutional investor data and analytics. Market Lens offers a robust feature set including a comprehensive mandate database; investor, consultant and [...]

Cross Ocean Partners Closes its First US Special Situations Fund at $605 Million; Total Capital Commitments Across the Strategy Grow to $885 Million

Cross Ocean Partners Closes its First US Special Situations Fund at $605 Million; Total Capital Commitments Across the Strategy Grow to $885 Million

GREENWICH, Conn., Oct. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — Cross Ocean Partners, a global asset management firm, announced the successful final closing of Cross Ocean USSS Fund I (A), its US Special Situations (“USSS”) credit fund, on June 29, 2018.  The fund closed with total aggregate committed capital of c. $605 million, which brings aggregate capital commitments [...]

Cross Ocean Partners Closes its First Aviation Fund at $438 Million

Cross Ocean Partners Closes its First Aviation Fund at $438 Million

GREENWICH, Conn., Oct. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — Cross Ocean Partners, a global asset management firm, announced the successful final closing of Cross Ocean Aviation Fund I on August 20, 2018, with total aggregate committed capital of c. $438 million.  The Aviation Fund attracted a diverse investor base which includes private pension plans, insurance companies, endowments, [...]

Rapyd’s Holistic Global FinTech Capabilities Surge

Rapyd’s Holistic Global FinTech Capabilities Surge

LONDON, Oct. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — Rapyd, a leading fintech platform bringing ubiquity and integration to global digital commerce, today announces new partnerships and client relationships that extend the reach and impact of its worldwide network. By building a global “network of networks” that spans five continents through physical and digital channels, Rapyd connects businesses [...]

The Navigators Group, Inc. Announces Special Meeting of Stockholders to Be Held on November 16, 2018

The Navigators Group, Inc. Announces Special Meeting of Stockholders to Be Held on November 16, 2018

STAMFORD Conn., Oct. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — The Navigators Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG) (“Navigators” or the “Company”) today announced that it has established a meeting date of November 16, 2018 for a special meeting (the “Special Meeting”) of stockholders of record as of October 10, 2018, to, among other things, consider and vote on a proposal [...]

Allianz Real Estate Selects Altus Group to Boost Investment and Asset Management Performance Globally

Allianz Real Estate Selects Altus Group to Boost Investment and Asset Management Performance Globally

TORONTO and MUNICH, Oct. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — Altus Group Limited (“Altus Group”) (TSX: AIF), a leading provider of software, data solutions and independent advisory services to the global commercial real estate industry, announced today that Allianz Real Estate, the global real estate investment manager of Allianz Group, has selected Altus Group as its partner [...]

Navigators Announces End of “Go-Shop” Period

Navigators Announces End of “Go-Shop” Period

STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — The Navigators Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG) (“Navigators”) today announced the expiration of the 30-day “go-shop” period provided for under the terms of the previously announced definitive merger agreement (the “Merger Agreement”), pursuant to which Navigators will be acquired by The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc.  Under the terms of [...]

CGAP Launches Photo and Video Contest Theme for 2018: Financial Inclusion in Africa

CGAP Launches Photo and Video Contest Theme for 2018: Financial Inclusion in Africa

WASHINGTON, Sept. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — The Consultative Group to Assist the Poor’s (CGAP) 13th annual photo contest, launched today, is seeking striking images on financial inclusion in Africa. For the first time, short video submissions on Africa also will be accepted. Entries may be submitted through December 14, 2018. Each contestant may submit up to [...]