Thursday, 28 August 2014
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Dec 5 2007 | 9:14am ET
Los Angeles, Calif.–based Marlin Management Company recently held the first and final closing of Marlin Equity II. The $300 million institutional private equity fund was established to invest in special situations across a variety of industries, with a particular focus on technology, consumer and healthcare businesses.
David McGovern, managing partner of Marlin said, “I am extremely grateful for the strong support we received from such a prominent group of returning and new institutional limited partners. We are very excited about our team and strategy, and look forward to continuing to achieve above market returns for our investors.”
In addition to McGovern, the fund’s investment team includes Nicholas Kaiser, George Kase, Andrés Martinez, P.J. Nachman and Peter Spasov.
Probitas Partners acted as placement agent for the new offering and Kirkland & Ellis served as legal counsel in the formation of the fund.
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 ...