Monday, 30 March 2015
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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.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
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…