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Retail: A Gift That Keeps Giving For Hedge Funds In 2015

I'm a staff writer on Forbes' investing team, where I cover banks, asset managers and corporate mergers. I'm on the lookout for the next big thing being pitched on Wall Street and I like to tell the ...
Read by 36% of LPs December 29, 2014

Lion Capital to Push American Apparel to Consider Sale

American Apparel received a letter from Lion on Sunday asking the retailer to form a special committee to review its options, said the person, who asked not to be identified because the matter is pri...
Read by 44% of LPs December 10, 2014

Inside Jason Wu's Lessons From Private Equity

When Melissa Beste moved into Jason Wu's offices on West 35th Street in New York this fall, she quickly noted the fashion designer was spending too much time directing sales, budget and merchandising...
Read by 70% of LPs September 17, 2014

Sears Borrowing $400M From Affiliates Of Eddie Lampert's Hedge Fund

Less than one year after Sears Holdings borrowed a $1 billion loan, the struggling retailer is in need of yet another cash infusion...
Read by 32% of LPs September 04, 2014

Fashion Startup Frank & Oak Rasies $15M to Expand in NY & Hire More Employees

Two-and-a-half-year-old fashion site Frank & Oak today announced it has raised a $15 million round from Goodwater Capital, Greenoaks Capital, Investment Quebec, and Lululemon chief financial officer ...
Read by 67% of LPs August 22, 2014

TOMS is Expanding Past Just Philanthropy - Bain Capital LLC is Acquiring a 50% Stake in the Company

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Private equity firm Bain Capital LLC has agreed to acquire a 50 percent stake in TOMS Shoes Inc in a deal that values the company, which makes casual footwear known as alpargatas...
Read by 78% of LPs August 20, 2014

BeachMint Gets Lucky In Joint Venture With Conde Nast

Much of the retail and publishing world is trying to figure out the best way to monetize using content. "Everyone talks about commerce and content and they're adding content now," says Chen, "But we'...
Read by 76% of LPs August 14, 2014

US hedge fund CEO targets Canadian magnate Nygard in Bahamas row

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Read by 71% of LPs

July 15, 2014

Future of Ecommerce and Fashion

The investor of Etsy,Skype, Nasty Gal talks about the future of Ecommerce and Fashion Venture Capital talk by Danny Rimer
Read by 67% of LPs May 23, 2014

Minnesota Board of Investments Is Not a Fan of Urban Outfitters' Human Rights Record

Shareholders will be discussing a proposal regarding the fashion company's human rights record at today's voting proxy meeting.
Read by 80% of LPs