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Why Private Equity Will Continue To Play A Role In Institutional Portfolios

During the private equity panel at the Trusted Insight Summit 2019, senior-level investment leaders from two endowments, a health care system, and a public pension shared their thoughts on how private markets will continue to develop in the next decade and how it will impact institutional portfolios. They also discuss why they will continue strategic and consistent deployments into private equity rather than a tactical approach; the emerging market opportunities that they are focused on; and how active and hands-on they are when working with new funds.
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Commentary: What Can Help Curb The Spread Of The Flu? Hand Sanitisers - Cna

Providing hand sanitisers in public places may be worth the investment, says James Cook University's Trent Yarwood. : Providing hand sanitisers in public places may be worth the investment, says James Cook University's Trent Yarwood. TOWNSVILLE: This year's flu season is off to an early start, with 144,000 confirmed cases so far in 2019 in Australia.
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Shale Markets, Llc / Kinder Morgan's Gulf Lng Granted Ferc Construction Permit

By LNG World News The United States Federal Energy Regulatory Commission granted approval to Gulf LNG, a Kinder Morgan unit, to site, construct and operate its proposed project in Jackson County, Mississippi. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: LNG World News.
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Woodford Lifts Cash Pile To PS657M With Newriver Exit

Beleaguered fund manager Neil Woodford has raised up to a further PS200 million in disposals this month. : Embattled fund manager Neil Woodford (pictured) has raised at least PS38 million by reducing his stakes in real estate investment trust NewRiver Reit (NRRT) and doorstep lender Morses Club (MCL). Along with other disposals of stock market investments this month this increases the amount of cash Woodford has raised since his flagship PS3.5 billion Equity Income fund was suspended on 3 June to a maximum of PS657 million, according to our calculations.
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Should Investors Prepare For A 'shock And Awe' Campaign From The Fed?

Market participants are preparing for a wide range of outcomes in Fed policy over the coming months. : Investors cheered Federal Reserve Jerome Powell when he reinforced the market's belief that the central bank will cut interest rates in July, and continue to ease policy further in the second half of the year, during two days of testimony before Congress.
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Tech Insiders' Top Advice On How To Get More Women On Corporate Boards

A panel tackled board diversity at Fortune's Brainstorm Tech in Aspen, Colo.: Last spring the Wall Street Journal ran a story with a headline that perfectly summed up an issue most U.S. companies are struggling with: "Corporate boards are still mostly white, mostly male--and getting even older." At Fortune's Brainstorm Tech in Aspen, Colo., on Wednesday, a panel of experienced board directors tackled the question of how to change the composition of corporate boards and why doing so is critical.
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Nuvolo Raises $12M Series B Round

PARAMUS, N.J., Nuvolo, the world's fastest growing Workplace Management Company, built on ServiceNow, today announced that it has raised $12 million in Series B capital.
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Sierra Ventures Raises $215M For Twelfth Fund

Sierra Ventures, an early-stage tech venture firm, has closed its twelfth fund at $215 million. The fund's limited partners include best endowments, pension funds and corporations. PRESS RELEASE SAN MATEO, [...]
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Submittable Raises $10M Series B To Transform The Application Submission And Review Process

MISSOULA, Mont.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Submittable, the leading application review and opportunity marketplace, today announced a $10 million Series B funding led by Next Coast Ventures with continued participation by returning investors True Ventures, Next Frontier Capital and Flywheel Ventures. The financing will further accelerate the company's ongoing investment in artificial intelligence (AI)-powered matching, review technology and mobile apps connecting more opportunity-seekers with organizati.
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Paul Singer Retreats On Price Of Yet Another Buyout Bid

Yet another bold buyout engineered by Paul Singer is in danger of fizzling. The hard-charging billionaire's activist hedge fund Elliott Management has slashed the price of its takeover bid for energy company QEP Resources, throwing the $2 billion deal into doubt, The Post has learned. Elliott -- famous for staring down high-profile targets ranging from...
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Submittable Raises $10M To Help Publishers And Other Organizations Manage Their Submissions - Techcrunch

Submittable is announcing that it has raised $10 million in Series B funding. When I first wrote about the company in 2012, it was focused on helping literary magazines manage their submissions -- useful, but maybe not the kind of thing that venture capitalists write big checks for. Since then, Submittable raised a $5 million [...]
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