K1 Investment Management today announced the acquisition of Actiance, a pioneer in communications compliance, archiving, and analytics. Pending regulatory approval from government authorities, Actiance will combine with Smarsh, which provides comprehensive archiving solutions for compliance, e-discovery and risk management, creating the clear, global market leader in compliance and enterprise information archiving. The combined company will serve more than 6,500 financial services firms ─ including the top 15 global banks and regional, mid-size banks and broker-dealers ─ as well as government agencies and organizations in other regulated industries.
Robinson Distribution, spend the last 15 Years helping customers to be compliant through archiving. With a large customer base in Government and Corporate we had the privilege of working with some of the best managers and Partners in the industry. The feedback we received from them were critical to our solutions success in the African market. With the POPI compliance on our doorstep it became evident we need to expect much more from our archiving solution.