Saturday, 18 April 2015
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Nov 6 2008 | 10:05am ET
Technology-focused private equity shop Vista Equity Partners has closed its third fund with approximately $1.3 billion in capital commitments. Vista Equity Partners Fund III is the firm’s first institutional fund, with investors including pension funds, corporate investors, funds of hedge funds and high-net worth individuals.
Vista focuses on investments in middle-market enterprise software and technology businesses.
“Despite widespread problems in the financial markets, we found our investors' appetite remains strong for experienced investment teams with differentiated approaches and proven strategies,” said Robert Smith, managing principal at Vista.
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…