Jan 26 2006 | 7:41pm ET
By Deirdre Brennan
Investors may be talking about India and China as the hottest places to invest, but some experts believe that there is an overlooked goldmine of growth right here in the United States. Peter Weber, co-chair of the Fresno Regional Job Initiative and an investor in The Central Valley Fund, a private equity vehicle which invests exclusively in companies in California’s Central Valley, believes that the region is a fertile place for private equity and venture capital firms to plant their money.
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…