Tuesday, 22 July 2014
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Jan 31 2013 | 11:16am ET
Private equity firm Altra Investments has closed its second fund with more than $350 million in commitments.
The firm had sought $300 million for the pool and its parallel investment funds and got $355.8 million, it said this week. Altra focuses on mid-cap Andean South America, with offices in Bogotá, Colombia, and Lima, Peru, seeking effective control over companies.
Altra Private Equity Fund II received commitments from both new and existing investors, including all manner of institutional investors from around the world. It was raised with the help of Stanwich Advisors, which served as financial adviser and placement agent.
Jul 8 2014 | 10:48am ET
The surge in derivatives regulation is among the most complex challenges facing the financial services industry today. Northern Trust’s Joshua Satten recently spoke with FINalternatives to share insights into the challenges presented by new regulation and explore how the industry is responding. Read more…