Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Apr 24 2007 | 8:57am ET
The Blackstone Group has hired Susan Balloch as an executive director in the firm’s private equity group. Her new role encompasses overall management and administrative aspects of the group’s activities.
Balloch was formerly with Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe in their investor relations Group. Prior to that, she served as a managing director and chief administrative officer for Credit Suisse’s global investment banking and private equity practices.
The Blackstone Group’s alternative asset management businesses include private equity funds, real estate opportunity funds, funds of hedge funds, mezzanine funds, senior debt funds, proprietary hedge funds and closed-end mutual funds.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
As many of you know, FINalternatives was recently acquired by the owners of Futures magazine, a firm called The Alpha Pages LLC. Today marks the soft-launch of a new sister site for both publications. As its name suggests, The Alpha Pages will cover all types of alternative investments, going far beyond the more well-known ones such as hedge funds and private equity. Read more…
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