Sep 14 2006 | 12:00am ET
By Kate Mcgregor
At first glance, Circle Peak Capital looks like every other private equity firm — a lofty name indicating a sky’s-the-limit investing philosophy, an office with expansive views of Midtown and a portfolio of enviable deals. But speaking with managing partner and founder, a casually confident jeans and loafer-clad Adam Smith, it becomes apparent that the three-year-old firm, which is slated to close its fourth deal in 14 months on Oct. 1, isn’t your traditional buyout shop. It has led and sponsored deals with over $240 million in transaction value since last summer, but the firm doesn’t yet have a closed-end fund.
Feb 3 2014 | 9:27am ET
In recognition of his extraordinary dedication to philanthropy, Marathon Asset Management’s Bruce Richards will be presented with the Award for Caring during the 16th Annual New York Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit, which takes place on Thursday, March 6. The gala, the largest gathering that Hedge Funds Care/Help For Children holds worldwide, will bring together 1,000 hedge fund executives to raise funds to help prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…