BRIEF-Morgan Stanley reports 5.2 pct passive stake in Twilio
* Morgan Stanley reports 5.2 percent passive stake in Twilio Inc as of October 13 - SEC filing Source text: [http://bit.ly/2e8oOmU] Further company coverage:
BOSTON Oct 7 Hedge fund manager Philip Falcone, banned from the securities industry for five years by U.S. regulators, is also being banned for seven years from decision-making roles at Fidelity & Guaranty Life Insurance, a unit of his firm, New York officials said on Monday.
"Falcone is also banned during that period from serving as an officer or director of Fidelity & Guaranty Life and its subsidiaries or any New York-licensed insurer, as well as participating in the selection of any such officers or directors. The ban of seven years from these activities shall also apply to the employees of Harbinger Capital Partners, LLC," the New York state Department of Financial Services said.
Fidelity & Guaranty Life is a unit of Harbinger Group, which is majority-owned by Falcone's Harbinger Capital. The insurance unit is planning to sell shares to the public.
Falcone admitted wrongdoing and agreed to pay an $18 million fine to settle civil fraud charges with Securities and Exchange Commission in August.
* Anson Funds Management LP reports 6.5 percent passive stake in Inventergy Global Inc as of October 11 - SEC filing Source text: [http://bit.ly/2eqvUXw] Further company coverage:
Oct 21 EQT on Friday closed its acquisition of Press Ganey Holdings Inc, a provider of patient satisfaction surveys, giving the Swedish buyout firm its first foothold in the U.S. healthcare market, the company said.