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Doctor Care Anywhere (‘DCA’) today announces a joint venture agreement with AXA PPP

14 Feb 2020

Doctor Care Anywhere (‘DCA’) today announces a joint venture agreement with AXA PPP healthcare that will transform the way up to a million patients receive care in the UK. The agreement means…

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Unlocking Data Silos to reach the promised land of smart analytics

30 Jan 2020

A December 2019 paper by capital markets consultancy GreySpark Partners examined the potential for buy-side and sell-side firms to transform large quantities of big data into actionable intelligence…

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21 Jan 2020

Rocketing demand for digital governance solutions in the financial sector requires to boost its resources.The company facilitates the digitalisation of management tasks for financial…

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AkinovA Completes First Cyber Parametric Instrument Trade

09 Jan 2020

AkinovA, the electronic marketplace for the transfer and trading of re/insurance risk, successfully completed a first of its kind parametric cyber risk transfer on 23 December 2019. This transaction…

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The Mobility House supports Groupe Renault in realizing the first smart electric ecosystem on Porto Santo Island

11 Jun 2019

Groupe Renault and Empresa de Electricitade da Madeira (EEM) have joined forces to realize the world-first smart electric ecosystem, transforming the island of Porto Santo towards a smart fossil free…

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Deutsche Bank begins talks over merger with rival Commerzbank

11 Mar 2019

Deutsche Bank has begun tentative merger talks with rival Commerzbank, which would create Europe’s second biggest bank behind HSBC and fend off unwanted potential bidders such as French giant BNP…

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Private Equity – Acquisition Criteria Metrics

11 Mar 2019

We have previously reported that private equity, as an industry, is moving down market, increasingly investing in smaller deals. The question is, what company size ranges attract PE firms? In other…

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Cognizant Acquires Meritsoft, an Award-Winning Fintech Innovator in Post-Trade Processing

07 Mar 2019

Cognizant today announced it has acquired Meritsoft, a privately-held financial software company based in Dublin, Ireland. Meritsoft is best known for its FINBOS platform for post-trade processing,…

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Phyre App - Better than a wallet!

11 Feb 2019

Great to see our client Phyre launch its payments app on iOS! Super slick payments and loyalty cards all in one place, on one great app. Download the iOS version now >>

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Mobeewave Founders On Igniting Contactless Payments In 2019

27 Nov 2018

Canadian firm, Mobeewave, have announced the closing of a $16.5 million Series B funding round led by NewAlpha Asset Management, Mastercard and Forestay Capital. Mobeewave is a white-label technology…

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Tech be nimble, Tech be quick, Tech don't forget the legal bit

02 Oct 2018

Monica Shupikai Simmons, Investment Director at ICON speaks with Boyes Turner LLP about some of the FAQs tech firms have about raising capital. Read ICON's response here>> Read full…

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Ideagen Acquires Morgan Kai Group Ltd

01 Oct 2018

Ideagen plc, the UK-based, global software firm, today announced the acquisition of Morgan Kai Group Ltd, a leading Audit Management software provider to both public and private sector…

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