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Jan 19 2012 | 1:45am ET
AKO Capital has unveiled a Europe-focused long-only fund with more than US$250 million in initial assets.
London-based AKO launched the fund on Jan. 2, it said in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing. The fund has netted more than US$251.3 million since then from four investors.
AKO's latest offering has a $1 million minimum investment requirement.
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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