Wednesday, 17 September 2014
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Mar 27 2008 | 11:41am ET
Stamford, Connecticut-based Newbury Partners, a secondary buyout firm, recently held a first close on its maiden private equity fund at $702 million.
Investors in the fund, which was launched at the end of 2006 with a $700 million target, reportedly include New York Life, 3M Pension Fund and APIII, according to AltAssets.
The firm said the new fund is already 20% invested, with most of its having been completed following the subprime mortgage crisis in summer of last year.
Newbury Partners is a spin-off from Auda Private Equity.
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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