Monday, 30 March 2015
Last updated 2 days ago
Mar 14 2008 | 10:45am ET
Rye, NY-based private equity shop SFW Capital Partners has closed its first fund with commitments totaling over $300 million.
SFW typically invests $15 million to $75 million in mid-sized companies, with a particular emphasis on the healthcare and industrial sectors.
The partners of the fund, Thomas Salice, Roger Freeman and Norm Wells, are all former senior investment professionals at AEA Investors.
“Our deep understanding and extensive experience in our focus segments allows us to contribute well informed, relevant expertise to each company,” according to the firm. “Over the past 15 years, we have worked closely with the management teams of some of the most successful companies in these segments to develop growth strategies, improve operations and identify high potential add-on acquisitions.”
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
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…