Saturday, 30 August 2014
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Mar 31 2008 | 12:24pm ET
Providence Equity Partners, a private equity firm specializing in media, entertainment, communications and information companies, has hired Andrew Tisdale as a managing director in the firm’s London office. He will be involved with existing portfolio companies and in developing new investments for the firm in Europe and internationally.
Tisdale joins Providence from Morgan Stanley, where he was co-global head of the media and communications group and a member of Morgan Stanley’s management committee for investment banking.
“We have had the pleasure of working with Andrew on numerous investments in North America and Europe over the years and have appreciated first hand his experience and in-depth knowledge of the media and communications sectors,” said John Hahn, a managing director at Providence. “He brings a wealth of expertise and an exceptional network of relationships across the industry.”
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...