Thursday, 26 November 2015
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Apr 12 2012 | 11:08am ET
Morgan Stanley has closed its latest fund of private equity funds with $1.3 billion in commitments.
Fundraising for the Morgan Stanley Private Markets Fund V exceeded its $1.25 billion target, leading Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners chief Jacques Chappuis to say, "We are very gratified by the success of our business-development efforts in this challenging fundraising environment."
Private Markets V will invest in global private equity managers, including buyout specialists, venture capital firms and special situations strategies.
Investors committed $720 million to the fund itself, and another $580 million to related accounts.
Oct 21 2015 | 10:41am ET
One of the most unique charity benefits in the hedge fund industry, A Leg To Stand On's (ALTSO's) Hedge Fund Rocktoberfest - NYC, raised nearly $500,000 last Thursday thanks to the generous support of major sponsors and nearly 1,400 attendees from the Tri-State finance, business and hedge fund communities. Read more…