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CP Eaton Partners expands team with three new professionals

Wed, 22/08/2007 - 06:55

Daniel J Vene, Jeffrey J Eaton and Thomas L Knechtel have joined independent global placement agent CP Eaton Partners at its headquarters in Connecticut to help the firm expand its alterna »

Guernsey funds under management reach new high

Tue, 21/08/2007 - 08:02

Guernsey is continuing to exploit its appeal as a centre for fund administration, according to financial sector promotional body GuernseyFinance, following the announcement by the industry regulator t »

Blackstone invests in Indian garment manufacturer Gokaldas Exports

Tue, 21/08/2007 - 08:00

The Blackstone group has agreed to acquire a 50.1 per cent stake in Gokaldas Exports, India's largest garment manufacturer and exporter, from the firm's founders, and has launched an offer »

Energy Investors Funds adds investment professional to California office

Tue, 21/08/2007 - 07:59

Energy Investors Funds, a private equity fund manager that invests in the US energy and electric power sector, has appointed Scott Parkes as a senior associate in its Mill Valley, Californ »

Yorkville Advisors closes first deal in India

Tue, 21/08/2007 - 07:58

Yorkville Advisors, the investment manager of YA Global Investments, a private investment firm that specialises in structured finance and direct investments, has completed its first invest »

Sallie Mae shareholders approve acquisition by private equity consortium

Mon, 20/08/2007 - 07:19

Shareholders in SLM Corporation, the US student loan specialist popularly known as Sallie Mae, have approved the proposed USD25bn acquisition of the company by a private equity-led consort »

Lehman Brothers Private Equity Partners raises USD542m from Euronext IPO

Mon, 20/08/2007 - 07:18

Lehman Brothers Private Equity Partners, a closed-ended private equity fund of funds investment company, has completed the initial public offering of its shares on Euronext Amsterdam, taki »

Kensington Global Private Equity Fund invests in Kilmer Capital Fund II

Mon, 20/08/2007 - 07:17

Kensington Capital Partners, an independent Canadian private equity manager, has announced a commitment by the Kensington Global Private Equity Fund to Kilmer Capital Fund II, a Toronto-ba »

Canadian private equity buyouts continue to set new records in 2007

Fri, 17/08/2007 - 07:00

Investment by private equity buyout firms into Canadian companies continued its record-setting pace during the second quarter, according to the industry's quarterly statistical report from »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Central banks pump in liquidity to ward off financing crisis

Fri, 17/08/2007 - 06:56

The Federal Reserve injected some USD38bn into the US banking system, following similar moves by the central banks of Europe, Australia, Canada and Japan, in a bid to stabilise the bond ma »


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