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Bain Nets $7.3 Billion For North America Fund

Apr 17 2014 | 1:58pm ET

Bain Capital has raised $7.3 billion for its next flagship private-equity fund, topping its target by a half-billion.

Investors committed $6.5 billion to the fund, which will focus on North America. Boston-based Bain had hoped to attract $6 billion from clients.

 

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Blackstone Profit Rises 30%

Apr 17 2014 | 11:55am ET

A strong environment for selling off holdings added up to a 30% higher profit for the Blackstone Group in the first quarter.

Armajaro Assets Drop 25%

Apr 17 2014 | 11:54am ET

Investors fled Armajaro Asset Management’s flagship commodities fund in the first quarter.

Cohen Gets Extra Quarter To Trade Fine Money

Apr 17 2014 | 10:50am ET

The former SAC Capital Advisors will get to play around with most of the $1.2 billion it owes the government for a little while longer.

Lasry, Edens To Buy Basketball Team

Apr 17 2014 | 10:49am ET

Two alternative investments powerhouses have become the latest industry players to become sporting moguls.

Hacker To Launch Hedge Fund

Apr 17 2014 | 10:46am ET

An infamous computer hacker and internet troll, newly released from prison, plans to try his hand at hedge fund management.

Madoff Lieutenants Want Convictions Junked

Apr 17 2014 | 10:33am ET

The five former Bernard Madoff employees found guilty last month of aiding the arch-fraudster’s Ponzi schemes hope their convictions are short-lived.

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Q&A: Tsai Capital Founder Sees Long-Term Opportunities In Emerging Markets

Apr 10 2014 | 9:48am ET

Christopher Tsai, whose $28 million long/short hedge fund is up 29% since inception in 2011, spoke to FINalternatives senior reporter Mary Campbell recently about his fund, his outlook on emerging markets and the influence his family has had on his investment approach.

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    Hedge Funds Care Gala Raises $2 Million For Charity

    Mar 10 2014 | 11:33am ET

    A huge thank you to all of the people who helped make last Thursday’s HFC NY Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit such a success. The charity gala raised nearly $2 million to prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…