Tuesday, 23 September 2014
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Jun 14 2007 | 1:13pm ET
Small-cap private equity firm The Riverside Company recently hired Avi Turetsky as an assistant director for fundraising and investor relations.
Turetsky joins from sell-side M&A advisor at Goldsmith Agio Helms, where he focused on the specialty retail and direct marketing industry. Turetsky also was part of the transaction team at Lehman Brothers, where he worked on a variety of equity and debt offerings and M&A transactions.
Riverside has also hired Pam Koberg as an investor relations coordinator. Koberg previously served as the client services manager with the Elevation Group, an event management firm.
Riverside specializes in investing in premier companies with enterprise values of less than $100 million.
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 McKitich, CIO of Petty 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…
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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