Tuesday, 21 October 2014
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May 23 2007 | 10:52am ET
Calera Capital, a middle-market private equity firm, has appointed Michael Murray to its advisory board. Murray most recently served as president of global corporate and investment banking at Bank of America.
Murray is a member of the board of directors for CNW Corporation and eLoyalty Corporation. He also serves on the advisory boards of the College of Business at the University of Notre Dame, Catamount Ventures and Rutberg & Company.
“Mike’s extensive background in financial services and his broad network will prove highly valuable to the firm as we continue to bolster our capabilities in the financial services sector,” said Jim Farrell, managing partner at Calera Capital.
Calera Capital, formerly known as Fremont Partners, was founded in 1991 with offices in San Francisco and Boston.
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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