Sunday, 21 September 2014
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May 23 2007 | 12:51pm ET
The New Jersey Division of Investment has committed a total of $300 million to a trio of hedge funds and private equity funds.
The system is putting $100 million with the Silver Point Capital Fund, a credit-based vehicle, according to a due diligence memo penned by director William Clark.The fund has returned an annualized 21.14% since inception in January 2002.
The system is committing equal amounts to Vista Equity Partners Fund III, a middle-market fund focusing on enterprise software companies, and New Mountain Partners III, a middle-market buyout fund that focuses on defensive growth industries companies such as adult education, health care, business services, transaction processing, and media.
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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