Monday, 1 September 2014
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Apr 22 2014 | 10:29am ET
Indianapolis-based private equity firm Hammond, Kennedy, Whitney & Company has closed its latest fund with $316 million in capital commitments.
HKW Capital Partners IV beat its $300 million target on its final closing. The fund will invest primarily in lower middle-market companies headquartered in North America, targeting investments in growing markets including favored sectors such as energy services, infrastructure and medical products.
Law firm Kirkland & Ellis represented HKW in the closing.
Founded over a century ago, HKW is a private equity firm sponsoring management buy-outs of privately owned businesses and subsidiaries or divisions of public companies with revenues between $20 million and $200 million.
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 ...