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Mar 10 2006 | 12:00am ET
The $12.5 billion New Mexico State Investment Council approved investments to three private equity funds on Wednesday at its private equity investment advisory committee.
The investments are: €30 million ($36 million) to the 4th Cinven Fund, $30 million to Catteron VI and $20 million to VSS Communications, said Charles Wollman, spokesman for the plan.
Cinven is a European buyout fund, Catterton is a consumer oriented mid-market buyout fund and VSS is a media focused buyout fund. All three investments are subject to approval by the SIC, and negotiation of final terms and conditions, Wollman said.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...