Sunday, 21 September 2014
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May 2 2014 | 11:14am ET
Two long-time Gores Group managing directors have left the private-equity firm.
Jordan Katz and Tim Myers stepped down from the Los Angeles based firm after 11 years and eight years, respectively, Fortune reports. Their plans are unclear, although the magazine cites speculation that wherever they end up, they’ll be working together.
The departures of Katz and Myers follow that of fellow former managing director Ryan Wald last month. Wald move to Marlin Equity Partners.
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…
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