Indianapolis PE Firm HKW Closes $300M Fund

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.


In Depth

Humble in Hofstra...One Debate an Election Can Make

Sep 26 2016 | 10:20am ET

Tonight's U.S. Presidential debate, infamously coined the “Humbling in Hofstra...

Lifestyle

Quattrex Sports AG Debuts Soccer-Focused UCITS Fund

Sep 9 2016 | 9:54pm ET

Innovative alternative investment company Quattrex Sports has unveiled a new UCITS...

Guest Contributor

Malik: The Ever-Changing Middle Market and The Entering Class of 2016

Sep 2 2016 | 5:01pm ET

Deal sourcing and origination is only going to get more competitive given current...