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Johannes Huth

KKR and Reggeborgh partner to expand Deutsche Glasfaser

Mon, 20/07/2015 - 14:14

KKR and Reggeborgh have teamed up to facilitate the expansion of Deutsche Glasfaser (DG), which plans, constructs, and operates fibre-optic networks in Germany and provides German households and companies with fast broadband connections.  »

Robert Daussun

LBO France names two new members of Executive Board and CIO

Mon, 20/07/2015 - 13:55

LBO has appointed Stéphanie Casciola, Head of Real Estate team, and Jacques Franchi, Head of Portfolio Management team, as Members of the Executive Board, and Jacques Franchi as Chief Investment Officer, in charge of overall investment procedures. »

Irakli Menabde, GCF

Georgian Co_investment Fund to invest in USD443m of hydro power projects

Mon, 20/07/2015 - 13:53

The Georgian Co-Investment Fund (GCF), a USD6 billion private equity fund based in Georgia, has announced it will invest in two separate hydro power plant (HPP) projects in the country, totalling USD443 million.  »

Gurinder Sunner

BGF invests GBP4.5m in Simworx

Mon, 20/07/2015 - 13:48

BGF (Business Growth Fund) has made a GBP4.5 million investment in Simworx, a designer and supplier of advanced media-based theme park attractions.  »

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Oak Ridge Natural Resources secures USD300m equity commitment from Kayne Private Energy Income Fund

Mon, 20/07/2015 - 07:44

Oak Ridge Natural Resources, an independent oil and natural gas company headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma, has received a USD300 million equity commitment from the Kayne Private Energy Income Fund, and members of the management team. »

Christian Stoffel

Hypo Group Alpe Adria AG acquired by Advent International and EBRD

Mon, 20/07/2015 - 07:36

Funds advised by Advent International (Advent) and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) have acquired Hypo Group Alpe Adria AG, with its Southeast Europe banking network (SEE) from Heta Asset Resolution, the wind down asset of the former Hypo Alpe Adria owned by the Republic of Austria. »

Real estate fund

Real Estate Funds in Market

Sun, 19/07/2015 - 11:46

In an extract from the Preqin Quarterly Update: Real Estate, Q2 2015, we investigate private real estate funds currently seeking investor commitments, featuring the latest data. »

Sack of dollars

Private Equity Fundraising in Q2 2015

Sun, 19/07/2015 - 11:23

Private equity fundraising is analyzed in this extract from the Preqin Quarterly Update: Private Equity, Q2 2015, featuring the latest data and breakdowns by fund strategy and geographic focus.  »

Maxine Rawlins

Hawksford strengthens management team with four director appointments

Fri, 17/07/2015 - 14:07

Corporate, private client and funds business, Hawksford, has enhanced its management capabilities with four director promotions. »

John Browett

Octopus appoints John Browett as Non-Executive Director

Fri, 17/07/2015 - 13:00

UK fund management company Octopus Investments has appointed serial retailer John Browett (pictured) as Non-Executive Director. »

MediaWatch WA awards 2015

See interviews and presentation at the Wealth Adviser 2015 awards ceremony, held at Sketch, Mayfair on the 15th May .... »

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Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

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Locked door

Cybersecurity issues have existed as long as the internet. What seems to have changed in the last 18 months is not only that the nature of the breaches has become more sophisticated, but also the fact that hedge funds have become a much bigger target.  ... »

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Private equity fundraising through the first quarter is examined in this extract from the Preqin Quarterly Update: Private Equity, Q1 2015. ... »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: The Bahamas – How it continues to evolve its funds industry

The Bahamas is taking steps to raise its profile as an attractive funds centre, continuing to build out the popular SMART Fund model template to provide a range of solutions for investment managers, plus its new ICON structure designed to appeal specifically to Brazilian investment managers and advisers.... »

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