Monday, 30 March 2015
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May 31 2007 | 9:54am ET
New York-based Owl Creek Asset Management is reportedly prepping a Japan-focused activist fund to be launched sometime in July.
The Owl Creek Japan Fund will look to capture alpha in Japanese distressed names and is said to eventually raise $1 billion in assets under management.
The firm is currently marketing its latest offering to existing domestic and international investors with a pricey minimum investment of $5 million.
Calls and e-mails to Owl Creek were not returned by press time.
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…