Friday, 22 May 2015
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Nov 1 2007 | 12:13pm ET
New York-based private equity firm CCMP Capital Advisors has closed its latest fund with $3.4 billion. CCMP Capital Investors II will focus on buy-out and growth equity investment opportunities in the U.S., Europe and Asia.
Stephen Murray, CCMP Capital’s CEO, said, “We believe that exciting investment opportunities have been created by current market conditions and we are well positioned to pursue and capitalize on these opportunities.”
CCMP II has already invested in three companies: Generac Power Systems, a North American manufacturer of standby power generators; Edwards, a British manufacturer of highly engineered vacuum products; and Aramark, a food and support services and uniform provider for healthcare institutions, universities, schools, stadiums and arenas, and businesses.
CCMP Capital Advisors specializes in buy-outs investments in companies ranging from $500 million to over $3 billion in size. The closing of CCMP II increases the amount of the firm’s assets under management and committed capital to $10 billion.
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…