SQN and SQN Asset Management joint appointed investment managers to SQN Secured Income Fund plc, formerly The SME Loan Fund PLC, whose object is achieving attractive risk adjusted returns through investment, predominantly in a range of secured loans and other secured loan-based instruments.
SQN appointed as adviser to QInvest SQN Income Fund, a new sharia law compliant sovereign wealth fund.
SQN AFIF raised a further £180 million to the reach £540 million of issued capital.
Acquisition of and merger with Summit Asset Management Limited, Renamed SQN Capital Management (UK) Ltd (SQN UK), a specialist leasing company formed in 1991 and the former joint venture partner of SQN. This offered SQN the platform and infrastructure to further expand internationally.
SQN AFIF raised a further £210 million through a placement and secondary offer.
SQN Venture Partners, LLC (SQNVP), an affiliate of SQN, was formed to provide investment advisory and management to programs; primarily investigating in leases and debt securities of venture backed energy technologies and privately held companies.
SQN Asset Finance Income Fund Limited (SQN AFIF) successful admission to the premium listing segment of the Official List rising £150 million. Trading on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange commenced in July 2014, with SQN LLC and SQN UK as joint managers.
Second public asset and equipment finance fund launched with an initial $200 million target raise, representing SQN’s fifth alternative investment fund.
First public fund concluded rising c.$28 million.
Formed SQN Securities, a FINRA registered broker dealer. First non-equipment based Fund launched.
Further private fund launched.
First private fund launched.
Formation of SQN Capital Management, LLC, New York (SQN LLC).