Wednesday, 22 October 2014
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Nov 13 2006 | 11:22am ET
KPMG has moved most of its senior private equity partners to a new p.e. group, designed to serve the largest funds in the U.S. and provide a centralized global process for the accounting firm’s clients worldwide.
The new U.S. private equity group will be headed by 35-year KMPG veteran Donald Spitzer.
“More investment was made during 2006 in private equity funds than in stock mutual funds, and KPMG is committed to enabling our clients to continue to achieve significant growth within the market,” Spitzer said. “This group will help our clients make clear decisions, reduce risk and deliver value for investors across the globe, from acquisition through exit strategies.”
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…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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