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2014-09-04 08:23:09

Strategy to Provide Unique Access to Best-in-Class Private Equity Opportunities for Ultra High Net-Worth and Family Office Investors NEW YORK and MONTVALE, N.J., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ridgewood Private Equity Partners (RPEP), an investment firm focused on energy-centric real asset strategies, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ross Posner as Senior Managing Director. Mr. Posner, who most recently ran the Global Infrastructure & Real Asset Private Equity Group at...

2014-09-03 16:29:23

DALLAS, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brazos Private Equity Partners, LLC, a leading Dallas-based private investment firm, and Vision Source, L.P. ("Vision Source" or the "Company"), the market-leading practice development and supply chain solutions provider for independent optometrists and dentists, today announced the completion of a dividend recapitalization transaction. Golub Capital provided the financing to support the transaction via a uni-tranche term loan facility and...

2014-08-19 08:23:47

BOSTON, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hastings Equity Partners ("Hastings" or the "Firm"), a private equity firm focused on investing in lower middle market energy services and equipment companies in the U.S., announced today that they have held their final closing on Hastings Equity Fund III, L.P. ("Fund III") after successfully raising $172 million in commitments. The diversified investors in Fund III include one of the largest foundations in the U.S., a university endowment, a...

2014-08-04 08:30:41

BOSTON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hastings Equity Partners ("Hastings"), a private equity firm focused on investing in lower middle market energy services and equipment companies, is pleased to announce its third Fund III platform investment in Southern Petroleum Laboratories, Inc. ("SPL"). Hastings partnered with certain funds advised by Jordan/Zalaznick Advisers, Inc. ("JZAI") and The Edgewater Funds ("Edgewater"), on the transaction. Headquartered in Houston, TX, and founded...

2014-07-28 23:10:24

Successful Exit of Leading Enterprise Software Business After Over Nine Years of Ownership New York, NY (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Shore Points Capital announced today that it has completed the exit of its investment in Loftware, Inc., through a recapitalization of the Company led by Riverside Partners of Boston. Shore Points was the lead investor in Loftware for over nine years, a period in which the Company has become the leading international provider of enterprise level software solutions...

2014-07-23 12:24:48

NEW YORK, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Avista Capital Partners, a leading private equity firm, today announced that Graham Whaling has joined the firm as an Industry Executive focused on energy investments. Mr. Whaling is a highly respected energy executive with more than 35 years of experience in a wide range of roles throughout the industry. Most recently, he was Chief Executive Officer of Parkman Whaling LLC, an oil and gas investment banking advisory firm that he co-founded in...

2014-07-16 23:08:04

John Bisack, Co-Founder and President of Fairfield-based technology solutions company Performance Improvement Partners (PIP), will address more than 500 of the world's leading middle-market deal-makers and government officials at the Alliance of Merger and Acquisition Advisors (AM&AA) Conference in Chicago. Fairfield, CT (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 On July 23rd, John Bisack, Co-Founder and President of Fairfield-based technology solutions company Performance Improvement Partners (PIP),...

2014-07-09 08:23:00

- Merger of Existing Assets of KKR Natural Resources and Legend Production Holdings to Create One of the Largest Oil & Gas Operators in the Barnett Shale - FORT WORTH, Texas, HOUSTON and NEW YORK, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading global private equity firms KKR and Riverstone Holdings LLC ("Riverstone") today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to merge the existing assets held by KKR Natural Resources Funds ("KNR") with the assets of Legend Production Holdings, LLC...

2014-07-02 12:32:25

New Senior Credit Facility Closes Simultaneously CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Court Square Capital Partners, a leading private equity firm, announced today the closing of transactions resulting in the acquisition of a controlling interest in Conterra Ultra Broadband Holding, LLC from affiliates of Goldman Sachs, Duke Energy, GE Capital and the Circumference Group. The equity transaction, which includes substantial participation by Conterra's senior management team,...

2014-06-24 12:25:22

Competitive landscape, regulatory uncertainty emerge as principal challenges going forward NEW YORK, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amid heightened competition and regulatory uncertainty, the private equity industry is exhibiting growing confidence and appetite for investment. A study jointly released today by global valuation and corporation finance advisor, Duff & Phelps [http://www.duffandphelps.com ], and international law firm, Shearman & Sterling LLP...


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out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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