Sunday, 29 March 2015
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Feb 8 2013 | 11:20am ET
Kazakhstan, the Central Asian nation with the $58 billion National Oil Fund, is looking for hedge and private equity fund-of-fund managers to oversee investments worth as much as $300 million.
The bank wants private equity managers with at least $5 billion under management and 10 years' experience and hedge fund managers with at least $5 billion and five years' experience, reports Bloomberg.
Each mandate will be worth between $50 and $150 million and applications will be accepted until the end of the month.
Private equity fund of funds will be allowed to invest in mezzanine, primary and secondary private-equity funds focused on growth capital, special situations and buyouts. Eligible funds of hedge fund strategies include global macro, event-driven, credit, long/short equity, multi-strategy, fixed-income arbitrage and managed futures.
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…