Friday, 29 August 2014
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Jan 8 2007 | 11:44am ET
Citigroup Private Equity announced today it has closed a $3.3 billion direct investment fund.
Citigroup Capital Partners II will invest in partnership with other private equity firms, focusing on leveraged buyouts and recapitalizations. The fund will invest in a wide variety of industries, regions and deal sizes.
“We believe there continues to be a significant need for capital in the private equity marketplace,” John Barber, managing partner of Citigroup P.E., a New York-based arm of Citigroup Alternative Investments that oversees some $12 billion in assets, said. “CCP II provides a valuable and timely source of capital that has enabled Citigroup Private Equity to partner with premier private equity firms to seek to build a diverse portfolio of investments.”
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...