Wednesday, 1 April 2015
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Dec 7 2011 | 1:50am ET
Institutional money manager Commonfund has launched a new real-estate hedge fund.
The Wilton, Conn.-based firm has raised $25.5 million from private investors since June 25, a Securities and Exchange Commission filing shows. The same filing indicates that Commonfund has been running the strategy for more than a year and that it is not open to outside investors.
Commonfund has a total of $27 billion in assets under management.
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…