Clients in the News

Recently, K1 Investment Management announced that they had purchased Actiance, a global expert in communications archiving, compliance, and analytics systems. K1’s plan is to merge this company with Smarsh another brand known for their exceptional e-discovery, risk management, and compliance skills. The goal behind the merger is to create a combined company that can serve up an end-to-end… View Article
Private equity group K1 Investment Management today acquired communications archiving and retention organization Actiance, and announced it would combine the organization with fellow archiving service Smarsh following regulatory approval. K1 bought equity in Smarsh two years ago. For the time being, both Actiance and Smarsh will continue to operate independently, but both companies plan to… View Article
THE HOTTEST CEO IN SILICON VALLEY Good morning, Term Sheet readers. Let’s start the day off with what Fortune’s 20 hottest CEOs have in common — they invest in R&D and focus on growing businesses far into the future. And nobody is hotter in Silicon Valley right now than Fortune’s 2017 Businessperson of the Year, Jen-Hsun “Jensen” Huang. Huang, 54, is… View Article
By Mary Shank Rockman: Happy Thanksgiving week! The season of gratitude is officially upon us, and after the numerous atrocities that have inundated our nation the past few months—from hurricanes to gun violence, and the most recent Northern California Wildfires—we at MSR know we have a lot for which to be thankful. Whether we knew… View Article
Personality Type, Geography, and Occupation among a variety of factors that influence workplace well-being If you think video games are a waste of time, new research by CPP Inc., challenges that assumption. According to their research, for people with a certain personality type, videogames contribute more to a personal sense of well-being than other stress management techniques… View Article
Communications compliance and analytics company Actiance has made its exit this week. The California-based company has been acquired by K1 Investment Management, an investment firm focused on acquisition-based growth opportunities, reports Julie Muhn at Finovate (Banking Technology’s sister company). K1 will join Actiance with its rival, Smarsh, which specialises on archiving compliance. The combined company will reach more than… View Article