Friday, 27 March 2015
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Jul 19 2007 | 9:52am ET
Vector Capital has closed its latest fund with $1.2 billion. Vector Capital IV fund invests in buy-outs, spinouts and recapitalizations of established technology companies, and is also expected to acquire long-term stakes in undervalued public companies.
Vector has a particular focus on software, online services, communications equipment and security products, and plans to pursue a more significant number of larger transactions in the future.
The majority of capital in Vector IV was committed by existing Vector investors with new investors, including the Harvard Management Co., the endowment arm of Harvard University, according to the firm.
Vector was founded in 1997 and currently manages some $2 billion in assets.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
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…