After a Busy 2016, Asset Management M&A Looks Set to Slow
Last year brought $17.1 billion in transactions in the asset management sector, but that figure may drop this year as firms grow more cautious.
January 30, 2017
Why the Janus-Henderson Deal Was Just the Beginning
Tough times for active managers have bankers predicting an uptick in M&A.
December 12, 2016
Wave Of Hedge Fund Mergers? Don’t Bet On It
Although predictions are that a boom in hedge fund mergers is imminent, the peculiar nature of hedge funds is likely to militate against such a widespread flurry of mergers.
December 1, 2010
Man, GLG Merger Underscores Importance of Scale in Alternatives
Man Group acquired GLG Partners in a $1.6 billion takeover — the largest ever between hedge fund firms.
July 10, 2010
Jack Levy: Strategic Thinking And People Skills
2009 Rainmakers of the Year: Pfizer–Wyeth Corp. merger
December 16, 2009
Morgan Stanley Smith Barney Ushers In The New Herd On The Street
Morgan Stanley CEO-designate James Gorman seeks to dominate U.S. retail brokerage by smoothly integrating Citi’s Smith Barney unit. “We are creating a distribution giant with a lot of muscle,” says Gorman.
October 10, 2009
BlackRock: One lifeline for hedge funds
Long gone are the days of institutions trumping one another to swallow up hedge funds.
August 23, 2009
Did II Say That? What we said about Citigroup’s giant market share in May 1998.
In an article about Citicorp’s megamerger with Travelers Group, Institutional Investor described the deal as providing “a little insurance” for the firms’..
March 9, 2009