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May 18 2012 | 4:07am ET
BlackRock, the world's largest asset management company, has raised more than $300 million for an offshore hedge fund.
New York-based BlackRock said in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing that it has netted $313.6 million for the Cayman Islands-domiciled fund since it opened to outside investors late last month. What's more, it got the money from just three investors.
The fund will remain open for an undisclosed amount of time, the firm said.
The offshore fund has a minimum investment requirement of $100,000.
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…