Monday, 20 October 2014
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Jan 13 2006 | 8:36pm ET
Palm Beach Capital Partners is aiming to raise $150 million for its second private equity fund, Palm Beach Capital Partners II.
Adam Klein, a partner at the Florida-based firm, said the new fund will have a similar style and philosophy to the firm's first fund, which invests in private companies with market values between $5 million to $10 million, and focuses on companies located in Southern Florida, though it does not rule-out other high-growth locals.
The firm's first fund closed to new investors in 2003, and is now fully invested. Klein declined to elaborate on the second fund as it is still in its initial offering stage.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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