June 1, 2015, New York. Asset International, Inc. (AI), a leading provider of data,
information and marketing solutions to the global asset management industry, has
acquired Financial Webworks (FWW), a Munich-based provider of fund data, regulatory
documentation and marketing materials to fund distributors in Germany.
Combination will broaden governance, regulatory and compliance suite of
services for global financial institutions.
Angela Merkel has been Chancellor of Germany since 2005. This past week may have been one of her busiest in the past 10 years. Merkel came to Washington D.C. to meet with President Obama on Monday. She had a clear position that arming the Ukrainian government was not going to bring about a cease-fire.
I spent most of last week in Europe evaluating several interesting opportunities for expanding the Asset International franchise. I am confident that we will have several announcements to make over the next several months that will benefit our clients.
Before looking forward, I spent some time over the weekend looking back at some earlier January columns and my forecasts. The one that I ended up focusing on was “Retirement & Energy Independence: Two Issues to Be Addressed,” from January 2012. I opened with a discussion of NFL wild card weekend and the then-titled BCS National Championship college title game.
Combination of Investor Economics and Corporate Insights Confirms Asset International’s Aggressive Growth Plans as a Portfolio Company of Genstar Capital
Asset International, Inc. (AI), a leading provider of critical data, business intelligence, and information services to the global investment management industry, is pleased to announce that it has hired Carolyn Ullerick as the company’s Chief Financial Officer.
Strategic Insight, the mutual fund data and research provider is looking to build on its existing presence in the defined contribution business with a new data offering for DC insiders.