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Richard Bezold, Chair of Akerman's National Real Estate practice.

Private equity, REITs, and foreign investment to drive turnaround in US commercial real estate financing

Mon, 14/03/2011 - 06:00

A survey of some 200 real estate industry leaders, who gathered last Friday at Akerman Senterfitt's second annual US Real Estate Summit, revealed an optimistic industry looking at opportunities in various sectors despite continued financing challenges. »

Gurbaksh Chahal, Founder and CEO of RadiumOne

RadiumOne closes USD21m Series B venture round

Sun, 13/03/2011 - 13:23

Digital ad network RadiumOne Inc has closed a USD21 million Series B funding round led by Crosslink Capital. DFJ Esprit also participated in the round along with previous investors Adams Street Partners and Trinity Ventures, bringing total funding to USD33.5 million. »

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Warren Woo joins as Partner of Monroe Capital Partners Fund

Sun, 13/03/2011 - 09:44

Monroe Capital LLC, a private investment firm focused on investments in middle-market and lower middle-market companies, has appointed Warren Woo as a Partner and Managing Director of its recently closed GBP250 million investment fund, Monroe Capital Partners Fund LP. »

A ladder with a pile of money

JPEL secures USDd150m multi-currency credit facility with Lloyds Bank Corporate Markets

Fri, 11/03/2011 - 06:00

JP Morgan Private Equity Limited (JPEL) has reached agreement on the terms of a new multi-currency credit facility in the amount of USD150 million with Lloyds Bank Corporate Markets. »

Xavier Lépine, Partner with Perceva Capital

Perceva Capital recapitalises SHARK and becomes its sole shareholder

Thu, 10/03/2011 - 13:49

Perceva Capital has become the sole shareholder in SHARK after strengthening the equity base of the French supplier of mid-range and high-end motorcycle helmets. It follows an equity raising process that started in June 2010, led by the management with the support of its major shareholder AtriA Capital Partenaires. »

Handshake

Finmeccanica announces partnership with First Reserve Corporation

Thu, 10/03/2011 - 12:46

Finmeccanica has reached an agreement with First Reserve Corporation, an international private equity investor specialised in the energy sector, for the sale of a 45% stake in Ansaldo Energia (AEN). »

 Lyndon Trott, Guernsey’s Chief Minister

Independent international forum endorses Guernsey’s commitment to transparency and exchange of information

Thu, 10/03/2011 - 10:00

Guernsey has not only followed through its 2002 commitment to observe the OECD principles on transparency and exchange of information for tax purposes, but has made substantive developments in expanding its exchange of information network, according to a report published by the Global Forum on Transparency & Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes. »

G Steven Burrill, CEO of Burrill & Company

Dirk Lammerts joins Burrill Venture Capital Group

Thu, 10/03/2011 - 06:00

Burrill & Company has appointed Dr Dirk Lammerts as Managing Director, Digital Health. Lammerts has more than 20 years of professional experience in the healthcare, life sciences, and high-tech industries. »

Closed sign

Wynnchurch Capital holds final closing on Fund III

Wed, 09/03/2011 - 17:00

Middle market private equity firm Wynnchurch Capital has announced the final closing of Wynnchurch Capital Partners III, with USD603 million of committed capital, exceeding its target of USD500 million. »

 Brian Korb, co-founder of Glocap

Glocap Search taps former industry pro to head venture capital private equity practice

Wed, 09/03/2011 - 16:00

Glocap Search has named Sachi Gahan as head of the firm's newly combined Venture Capital and Private Equity practices. Gahan, who was also promoted to Glocap's five member management committee, is a managing director based in Glocap's San Francisco office. »

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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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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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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