Thursday, 28 August 2014
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Jul 11 2007 | 11:16am ET
Private equity firm 3i has added former Goldman Sachs partner Willen Mesdag to its board as a non-executive director.
The listed p.e. firm said at its annual board meeting today that Mesdag will help the firm expand its footprint outside the U.K. “Will brings a wide and highly relevant range of experience to 3i as it internationalizes its business,” Chairwoman Sarah Hogg said.
Mesdag spent 21 years at Goldman, including stints heading the capital markets, asset securitization and European financial institutions groups. He left in 2001 to found Los Angeles-based hedge fund Red Mountain Capital Partners.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...