Friday, 27 March 2015
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Aug 11 2010 | 11:42am ET
A veteran from Farindo Investments, an Indonesian joint-venture of San Francisco-based Farallon Capital Management, is poised to raise US$350 million for his third private equity fund in four years.
Quvat Management, led by Tom Lembong, a former executive of Farallon’s Indonesian affiliate, has begun fundraising for its Quvat Capital Partners III, Bloomberg News reports. The new fund will focus on Indonesia, where its two predecessor funds already have substantial investments.
The Singapore-based firm hopes to raise US$350 million for the third fund, the same amount it raised for its second. The firm debuted in 2006 and its first fund garnered US$150 million.
In addition to working at Farindo Investments, he’s also done stints at the Indonesian Bank Restructuring Agency, Deutsche Bank and Morgan Stanley.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
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…