Monday, 4 May 2015
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Feb 13 2007 | 9:02am ET
Cleveland-based hedge fund and private equity firm Knowledge Investment Partners is heading back to class with the launch of its second education-dedicated hedge fund with some $50 million, it announced today. The KIP Presidium Fund, like the firm’s first fund, the four-year-old KIP Education Fund, focuses on education and related information services companies.
The firm has added portfolio manager Rob Herman to run the new offering. Daniel Pianko is the lead analyst.
KIP says it has an additional $50 million in commitments to the fund, and expects to close the fund at about $200 million later this year.
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…