Saturday, 28 March 2015
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Sep 22 2006 | 12:00am ET
Private equity veteran Alan Menkes has signed on to spearhead merchant bank Tri-Artisan Partners’ private equity activities, the firm said this week.
Menkes, who joins from his own 4-year-old middle-market private equity firm, Empeiria Capital, was named a managing director of the firm, which has had a busy year as a private equity co-investor.
New York-based Tri-Artisan has teamed up with Oaktree Capital Management, Apollo Management and Brazos Private Equity Partners in deals this year.
Menkes got his start in private equity almost 20 years ago at
The Carlyle Group, and spent three years as co-director of pri-vate equity at Thomas Weisel Partners before leaving to found Empeiria.
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…