True grit is a missing quality when it comes to flaccid directors of UK companies faced with takeovers. : True grit is a missing quality when it comes to flaccid directors of UK companies faced with overseas or public-to-private takeovers. Fighting the good fight is not made any easier by UK long investors who have evacuated equity investment in London, leaving the field open to American asset managers and an assortment of activists, hedge funds, private equity ghouls and get-rich-quick merchants.
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Thomas Capital Group Announces Final Closing For Fvlcrum Fund Lp With Over $302 Million In Commitments, Exceeding The $250M Target
Thomas Capital Group, a 25+ year old diverse placement firm experienced in raising capital globally for private equity funds including emerging and diverse managers, was proud to partner with FVLCRUM in helping them raise their debut commingled fund. GIG HARBOR, Wash., Sept. 28, 2023...
Market intelligence platform AlphaSense has raised $150 million in a fresh round of funding that boosted its valuation to $2.5 billion, underscoring strong demand for artificial intelligence (AI) startups. The series E financing round was led by technology investment firm BOND and joined by existing investors including Alphabet's CapitalG, Viking Global Investors, and Goldman Sachs, AlphaSense said on Thursday. Big Tech companies including Amazon and Microsoft have been pouring billions into securing ties with AI startups that are reshaping their industry.
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Capital Square Hires Industry Veteran Megan Bosch As Senior Regional Vice President Of Mid-atlantic Sales
Hunter Lee will support internally, while Jeni Middaugh moves to vice president, RIA distribution. RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 28, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Capital Square, one of the nation's leading sponsors of tax-advantaged real estate investments and an active developer and manager of housing communities, announced today that industry veteran Megan Bosch has joined the firm as senior regional vice president, Mid-Atlantic sales. In her new role, Bosch will provide sales and marketing support for broker-dealers, registered representatives and registered investment advisors throughout Virginia, West Virginia, the District of Columbia, Delaware, Kentucky, Maryland, New Jersey, Ohio, and Pennsylvania.
But beneath the constant stream of public company news, the investable universe of publicly traded companies in the U.S. continues to shrink and grow older – declining by almost 50% over the last 25 years, from 8,090 in 1996 to 4,266 in 2019.1 Moreover, only 13.8% (2,829) of U.S. companies with annual revenues greater than $100 million are public, leaving public investors closed off from more than 18,000 private companies that operate at that scale.2 The implications of this trend are profound.
The subject of today's article is the BlackRock Science and Technology Trust (BST), a perpetual closed-end fund trading at a 2.12% discount to its net asset value and featuring a 9.80% trailing distribution yield. As with many CEFs, a managed high distribution yield is the key draw, which fund managers achieve with the help of premiums received from selling covered call options on individual securities. However, BST has struggled recently, declining by 3.02% in August and 7.40% MTD through September 24.
Promoters in talks with consortiums led by Torrent and Baring. : Cipla Ltd’s promoters are in advanced talks with two consortiums—one led by Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd, with the participation of prominent family offices, and the other a group of buyout firms led by BPEA EQT and General Atlantic—to sell a controlling stake in India’s fourth-largest drugmaker for $6-7 billion, two people with direct knowledge of the matter said.