Wednesday, 6 May 2015
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Mar 26 2010 | 4:03am ET
A hedge fund, a private equity fund and a shipping company aren’t walking into a bar, but they are setting up a joint-venture.
Euromar will invest in the shipping industry, including seafaring vessels. The new vehicle is backed by Eton Park Capital Management, p.e. shop Rhone Capital and shipping company Euroseas, which will manage the joint venture.
Each of the alts. firms is putting up $75 million towards Euromar’s investments, with Euroseas adding $25 million, in addition to its expertise. Each of the three firms will have two representatives on the new company’s board of directors.
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…