Mar 12 2013 | 12:59pm ET
Private equity firms Apollo Global Management and Metropoulos & Co. will win the auction for most of Hostess Brands' iconic snack-cakes business, including the Twinkie—by default.
The two submitted the only bid for the business by yesterday's 5 p.m. deadline. The firms offered $410 million for the business, which also includes CupCakes, Ding Dongs, Ho Hos, Dolly Madison and Donettes.
Feb 3 2014 | 9:27am ET
In recognition of his extraordinary dedication to philanthropy, Marathon Asset Management’s Bruce Richards will be presented with the Award for Caring during the 16th Annual New York Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit, which takes place on Thursday, March 6. The gala, the largest gathering that Hedge Funds Care/Help For Children holds worldwide, will bring together 1,000 hedge fund executives to raise funds to help prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…