Investors seek alternatives to fully priced bonds and volatile equities

The life settlement market is set to continue its five-year boom in 2021 as investors seek alternatives to fully priced bonds and volatile equities, according to Managing Partners Group (MPG), the international asset management group. Life settlements are US-issued life insurance policies that have been sold by the original owner…

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INX to Acquire Openfinance Securities, LLC

The Acquisition Doubles INX/Openfinance Registered User Base to Nearly 10K NEW YORK & CHICAGO & WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--INX Limited (“INX”), the global blockchain-based platform for trading digital assets, announced today it has signed a term-sheet for the acquisition of Openfinance Securities LLC, a registered U.S. broker-dealer operating a registered FINRA/SIPC member,…

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Conning: Despite COVID-19, Stronger Life Settlement Growth Forecast Over Next Decade

This edition marks Conning's 15th annual review and forecast of the life settlements marketConning's ten-year forecast calls for a double digit CAGR in the annual gross market HARTFORD, Conn., Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The life settlement market in 2019 enjoyed its fourth consecutive year of growth in the amount of face value…

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Securitize Enters into Agreement to Acquire Broker-Dealer/ATS

To become the only end-to-end digital securities platform spanning issuance through secondary market trading SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Securitize, the industry-leading primary issuance and lifecycle management platform for digital securities, and an SEC-registered transfer agent, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Distributed Technology Markets, LLC, ("DTM"),…

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