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The shift of power on Capitol Hill has left many alternative asset managers curious about the tone of regulatory oversight from the new Congress.
An ex-Marsh veteran intends to carve a slice of the European PE insurance market for his new employer.
Private equity professionals donate on opposite sides of the political aisle. As the Democrats take control of Congress, private equity continues to have friends in the government. By Rob Kotecki
Trends and taxes 2007-01-01 Staff Writer This issue of <italic>Private Equity Manager</italic> is accompanied by our second annual <italic>PEM Yearbook,</italic> a look back at the trends of the year just passed. In it, we identified six trends that characterized the year 2006 for man
The New York City-based private equity real estate investor has raised $590m for its second vehicle focused on the North American office market.
Inside the Fortress 2006-12-01 Staff Writer <b>Fortress Investment Group historical combined financial information(in $ thousands)</b><br /><table><tr><td></td><td colspan="2">Six months ended June 30,</td><td colspan="5">Year ended December 31,<
Asian persuasion 2006-12-01 Staff Writer It's no surprise that the period from 2003 to 2005 saw a sharp upswing in funds devoted to emerging market plays, with much of the fundraising activity being driven by interest in emerging Asia. But the jump from 2004 to 2005 was significant, as was the number of diff
The size and scale of private equity in Central and Eastern Europe is accelerating at a rapid rate and, as it does so, demand is growing for skilled industry professionals. Private Equity Manager sought insights into the nuances of recruitment in Europe's emerging markets.
With private equity fundraising in 2006 likely to break records, the fundraising process is changing. General partners marketing new vehicles are encountering investors who have become more knowledgeable and looking to deploy more capital. By Dave Keating
Drafting back-office talent in emerging markets is difficult but increasingly doable.

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