Sunday, 26 April 2015
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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.
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…