Friday, 24 October 2014
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Oct 17 2006 | 8:09am ET
Black Card Investments is closing its Private Equity Mortgage Fund with $150 million just two weeks after opening to investors, a source close to the fund says. The fund, which launched on Oct. 1 (FINalternatives 9/22), is a hybrid venture capital/private equity vehicle specializing in commercial property investments and brokerage. The fund is also allocating around 20% of its portfolio to a New York-based hedge fund.
The fund is being managed out of Dubai by Adam Antoszewski. According to the source, the bulk of the new investors are Chinese institutions.
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…
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