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Emission-Free Friday: Here are the Latest Funds to Push for Carbon Neutral

Carbon emissions dominated the headlines this week. The European Commission has announced an ambitious plan to shift toward a green economy and make the EU carbon-neutral in the year ahead. The plan will cost at least one trillion euros over the next decade, require 25% of the EU budget, and involve a mix of private and public funds. EU chief Ursula von der Leyen called the project unprecedented.

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The DailyAlts Weekend Reading List – September 7, 2019
September 7, 2019

Each week, DailyAlts Weekend Reading list recaps our favorite outside stories on the markets this week. FDIC Quarterly Banking Profile Day Trading Failure Is Now the Time to Buy Greece?…

Vista Equity Partners Raises Largest Tech-Focused PE Fund in History.
September 6, 2019

Tech funds still generate massive demand from investors Vista Equity Partners has raised the largest technology-focused PE fund in history. The shop raised $16 billion in outside capital for its…

UBS Taps Simona Maellare and Matt Eiler to Co-Chair Alts Capital Group
September 6, 2019

UBS Promotes Simona Maellare, Goldman Makes a Surprise Senior Trading Hire, Partners Capital Appoints Advisor Simona Maellare will co-head the alternative capital group of UBS, according to a report Friday….

SEC Charges Herbert Hafen With Financial Fraud
September 5, 2019

Hafen was previously barred by FINRA in early 2019 Herbert Hafen is having a tougher day than you are. The Securities and Exchange Commission has charged Herbert Hafen with defrauding…

Alternative Investment Fund Launches and Updates – September 5, 2019
September 5, 2019

Investment fund launches and updates for September 5, 2019. Atlantic Street Capital said announced it closed its latest fund with a hard cap of $500 million. That figure tops its…

M&A Deal News – September 5, 2019
September 5, 2019

Northern Trust Buys a Platform, Lindsay Goldberg Likes Packaging M&A Deal News – September 5, 2019:  Each day, we focus on M&A deal news in the private equity, real estate,…

People on the Move: AG & Co., TigerRisk Partners, Bookend Capital, and Clarion Capital
September 5, 2019

TigerRisk Partners Appoints New CEO People on the Move for September 5, 2019 TigerRisk Partners appointed James Few to the role of CEO at its London office. Few now reports…

Office Properties Income Trust Announces Sales of Four Properties
September 4, 2019

The multistate deal allows the firm to pay off unsecured loans Office Properties Income Trust announced the sale of four buildings this week. The buildings are in San Antonio and…

Revisiting the End of an Era at Blackstone Group
September 4, 2019

The departure of Bennett Goodman will reverberate across the company for years. The Bennett Goodman era comes to a close as the co-founder of GSO Capital Partners is stepping down….

Brookfield Business Partners Buys Big Stake in Genworth Canada
September 4, 2019

The deal will see Brookfield take the majority of shares in the mortgage giant Brookfield Business Partners reached an agreement to buy a controlling stake in Canada’s largest private mortgage…