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IK Investment Partners Raises €2.85 Billion For Its Ninth Mid Cap Fund

IK Investment Partners (“IK” or “the Firm”), a leading Pan-European private equity firm, is pleased to announce that it has closed its ninth Mid Cap fund, the IK IX Fund (“the Fund”), having reached its hard cap of €2.85 billion.

05.29.20
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N.J. Public Worker Pension Fund Losing Money On Its Investments As Coronavirus Takes Toll

New Jersey’s pension fund for public workers recorded a negative return of 2.5% since the July start of the fiscal year, owing to a “very volatile investment period” amid the coronavirus outbreak, the state’s investment director said Wednesday.

05.29.20
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Rethinking Portfolio Strategies For DB Plans

What strategies should plan sponsors consider for reaching their goals in the new market environment?

05.29.20
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Charley Ellis: Why Active Investing Is Still A Loser's Game

The prolific author and investment consultant weighs in whether indexing has gotten too large, Vanguard’s foray into private equity, and the spots where active management might still work.

05.29.20
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Wall Street Frets As 'Unloved' Stock Rally Powers On

The love-hate relationship many investors had with U.S. stocks during the more-than-decade-long bull market is reemerging, as equities steadily climb in the face of economic devastation and uncertainty over the coronavirus pandemic.

05.29.20
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Aquiline Closes Aquiline Financial Services Fund IV

Aquiline Capital Partners, a global private investment firm specializing in financial services and technology, today announced the final close of its fourth private equity fund, the Aquiline Financial Services Fund IV.

05.28.20
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Florida Pension Fund Sues Ryder System for Securities Fraud

Lawsuit alleges the transport company’s executives overstated the residual value of its fleet.

05.27.20
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Distressed Real Estate Market Beckons Opportunistic Buyers

Investment firms are sitting on “a staggering amount of dry powder” as they wait for big property discounts brought on by the pandemic.

05.27.20
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Hedge Funds Target France As Short-Selling Bans Lifted

A cluster of big name hedge funds have started betting against French companies, moving in after the lifting of a short-selling ban imposed earlier this year to calm financial markets, an analysis of regulatory filings showed.

05.27.20
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Red Door Capital Partners Opens Private Equity Doors For Independent Investors

Red Door Capital Partners LLC, an independent private equity firm founded in 2019 with the mission to allow real, break-through access for independent investors to the lucrative private equity market, announced today it will begin rolling out investment opportunities to a vast network of individual accredited investors.

05.27.20