Thursday, 2 October 2014
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Sep 8 2006 | 12:00am ET
Private equity firm TA Associates has tapped M. Roy Burns to join the firm’s Boston office as a vice president. In his new role, Burns will focus on management buyouts and growth capital investments in the financial services, business services and consumer industries.
Burns has previous experience at TA Associates, where he was an associate from 2001 to 2004. Burns received an MBA in 2006 from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.
TA Associates has offices in Boston, Menlo Park, Calif., and London. The firm manages $10 billion and has invested in more than 360 companies.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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