Tuesday, 30 September 2014
Last updated 24 min ago
Nov 18 2005 | 9:07pm ET
Austin, Texas-based TGF Management, which manages $577 million in the state-run private equity fund, the Texas Growth Fund, is reportedly readying to launch the Southwest Opportunity Fund.
The firm aims to raise $300 million in commitments for the new fund, which invest only in Texas firms and will focus on middle market ventures.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
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…
The trading world is inundated with strategies and techniques. Here’s one way traders can get a handle on information overload.