Monday, 22 September 2014
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Sep 9 2008 | 10:55am ET
There’s a new third-party marketer in town: KP Securities and Sophia Capital Securities are joining forces and combining resources to form Belvedere Global Investors, a distribution boutique focused on alternative investments.
The firm is headquartered in Belvedere, Calif., and is raising capital for hedge, private equity and venture capital funds and funds of funds, as well as for private companies seeking direct investments. Belvedere will also organize private roundtables whereby institutional investors can meet select alternative investment managers over the course of a one-day event that excludes vendors and the press.
“This transaction will allow our team to continue deepening its geographic coverage of investing clients and fund managers, bringing under one roof a truly global collection of relationships,” said Keith Pagan of KP Securities.
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…
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