Thursday, 18 September 2014
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Sep 14 2006 | 12:00am ET
The California Public Employees’ Retirement System has made five private equity fund commitments including $150 million to Carlyle Asia Partners II, $50 million to New Enterprise Associates 12, €100 million ($127 million) to Rhone Capital III, $300 million to Thomas H. Lee Partners Fund VI; and $750 million to TPG Partners V.
Meanwhile, The Pennsylvania State Employees’ Retirement System has made three private equity fund commitments, including $50 million to Thomas H. Lee Partners Fund VI, $25 million to Artiman Ventures II and $20 million to Devon Park Bioventures.
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…
Credit default swaps brought down the London Whale and cost JPMorgan $6.2 billion. Here is how it happened.