Wednesday, 1 October 2014
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Mar 29 2007 | 8:53am ET
Jens Bisgaard-Frantzen, a managing partner at p.e. fund of funds ATP Private Equity Partners, is leaving the firm to “start a new business within alternative asset investing,” according to ATP. It was unclear at what Frantzen’s new endeavor is or if anyone is taking his place. Calls made to the firm were not returned at press time.
The remaining managing partners are Torben Vangstrup, Susanne Forsingdal and Klaus Rühne.
In 2001, Bisgaard-Frantzen undertook the firm’s ambitious investment target of committing over €3 billion (US$4 billion) into the asset class. To date, ATP has committed almost €3.5 billion to private equity funds and so far €1.5 billion has been invested.
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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