Periscope Equity Invests in WPAS

Periscope Equity (“Periscope”) today announced its investment in Welfare & Pension Administration Service, Inc. (“WPAS”), a leading independent third-party administrator to Taft-Hartley and government trust funds. WPAS represents the fifth platform investment of Periscope Equity I, L.P. WPAS has been providing high-quality administrative services to the Taft-Hartley industry since 1953. Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, with five … Read more

BTCC Exchange: Crypto Trends to Look Out for in 2021

At the beginning of 2021, the world’s oldest cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, has seen an all-time high of over $35,000 on 6 January 2021, which is not surprising for institutional investors as well as high-net-worth individuals who consider BTC as a hedge against extraordinary fiscal stimulus programs. Here is an AMA summary from Chief Research Officer, Dan at BTCC. … Read more

DiligenceVault Partners With Universities Superannuation Scheme Investment Management for Digital Diligence Platform

DiligenceVault (“DV”), a digital diligence platform that delivers data collection and information exchange solutions for asset owners and asset managers, today announces its partnership with Universities Superannuation Scheme (“USS”) Investment Management, the principal financial advisor and manager to the UK’s largest private occupational pension scheme with £67.6bn in total assets. Established in 1974, USS is the … Read more

Epicenter of Cannabis Reveals $600 Million in Current Deal Flow

With five states voting to legalize cannabis, the Biden Administration’s support for decriminalization, probable advancement of the SAFE Banking Act due to changes in Senate Banking Committee leadership, and the passing of the MORE Act in the House, The Arcview Group discloses that investment interest in cannabis is at an all-time high. “Three of the … Read more

Spectrum Equity Announces 2021 Promotions

Spectrum Equity, a leading growth equity firm, is pleased to announce eight promotions. Julia Kuo Chen, Adam Gassin, Matt Neidlinger and Michael Radonich have been promoted to Principal; Jamie Mitchell, Kevan Olander and Sam Todd to Vice President; and Angus Wilson to Senior Associate. Spectrum is proud to recognize their significant contributions, dedication and collaborative … Read more

Leibish Wins 16 Stones At 2020 Argyle Diamond Tender

Leibish, an internationally recognized specialist and online dealer of natural fancy colored diamonds and colored diamond jewelry, takes home 16 stones at the 2020 Argyle Diamond Tender.  Rio Tinto-owned Argyle mine’s stellar annual event had every diamantaire craving an invitation, but few ever had the privilege. For the last three decades, Argyle has hosted a private … Read more