Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Dec 13 2006 | 11:06am ET
Bear Stearns Merchant Banking, the Wall Street giant's private equity affiliate, has added a former Toys “R” Us executive to its retail group.
Richard Markee, formerly vice chairman of Toys “R” Us and vice president of merchandising at Target, is the New York-based private p.e. firm's newest operating partner. At Toys “R” Us, he led both the growth and expansion of the Babies “R” Us chain and Toys “R” Us Japan.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
As many of you know, FINalternatives was recently acquired by the owners of Futures magazine, a firm called The Alpha Pages LLC. Today marks the soft-launch of a new sister site for both publications. As its name suggests, The Alpha Pages will cover all types of alternative investments, going far beyond the more well-known ones such as hedge funds and private equity. Read more…
Credit default swaps brought down the London Whale and cost JPMorgan $6.2 billion. Here is how it happened.