Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Mar 4 2008 | 11:51am ET
Irving, Texas-based Natural Gas Partners has closed its Natural Gas Partners IX private equity fund with total commitments of $4 billion.
“The fund has made 10 investments to date,” said William Quinn, managing partner. Given our current investment pace and strong deal flow, we are glad to have raised a fund that is of sufficient size to allow us to continue to do this over the next several years.”
Founded in 1988, NGP has managed more than $7 billion of cumulative capital and made investments in over 130 companies in the oil and gas production, oilfield service, mid-stream and related energy sectors.
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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