Saturday, 28 March 2015
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Dec 11 2008 | 4:41am ET
Former Merrill Lynch CEO Stan O’Neal is in talks with a New York hedge fund and private equity shop about a job.
Vision Capital Advisors has confirmed that it is discussing a position with O’Neal, who was forced out of Merrill last year after four years at the helm. Rumors about O’Neal’s joining Vision have been floated since the summer.
Vision acknowledged that it is speaking with O’Neal, but did not disclose what his role would be or how close it is to becoming reality, Financial News reports.
The $840 million alternatives firm focuses on focuses on small- and mid-sized growth companies, according to its Web site. It was founded by former Rose Glen Capital head trader Adam Benowitz.
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…