Technology & Outsourcing

SGG, Augentius tie-up marks fresh consolidation play

Buyer talks plans to integrate workforce and tech after deal set to triple PE-dedicated staff

Intertrust acquires Seed Outsourcing

The combined business will continue to focus on Australia and New Zealand

Spotlight on digital procurement

GPs are waking up to the potential of tech-enabled purchasing and spend analysis

Automation seen as growth kingmaker

FIS poll of 300 GPs and fund admins finds those embracing new tech outpace rivals

EFA appoints Jauquet

Fund administrator also added two others

Sanne Group appoints Vardon as director of PE funds

Vardon joins after 11 years at Ocorian

Data key to fighting LP dissatisfaction with ESG

PE trails behind in LP poll as investors see lack of quality GPs as top-three issue

Dispatches from Invest Europe CFO Forum 2018

Highlights from the association’s operations-focused conference

Profile: Clyde Blowers’ partner Shauna Powell

CBC partner Powell discusses importance of regulatory expertise within partnership

Invest Europe’s Collins: lack of tech in PE is ‘rational’

The Drawdown caught up with association’s CEO at its 2018 CFO conference in Lisbon

Private Equity Services Awards 2018: WINNERS

Congratulations to all the finalists!

Regulations to slow down blockchain roll-out

EY: Governance key to retain trust as e-ledger tech goes mainstream

Fundraise Review: Ambienta III

Ambienta reflects on impact of pre-marketing to achieve its latest fundraise in less than three months

Ipreo to boost tech suite through A&M deal

Firm announces partnership days after being sold by PE owners

Ipes joins Apex following Silverfleet exit

Fund administrator changes hands after five years

Tech innovation stalled by lack of know-how

Poll exposes GP worries over internal shortage of tech skills and leadership

SGG acquires Lawson Conner

Deal sees SGG boosting its regulatory services

Central Intelligence: Administration

The Drawdown profiles key fund admins to check pulse of sector in flux