Aberdeen Asset Management buys SVG Capital’s stake in joint venture... [more]From IFAmagazine.com: Aberdeen Asset Management is to buy SVG Capital’s stake in their joint venture vehicle, Aberdeen SVG Private Equity Managers, for £29 million. Back in May 2013, Aberdeen acquired a 50.1% stake in Aberdeen SVG Private Equity from SVG Capital with the option of acquiring the rema
Institutions - Institutional money keeps rolling in to hedge funds... [more]From FT.com: Large investors remain as keen as ever to pump money into hedge funds, despite widespread speculation that the tide is turning against the industry, new survey data suggest. Calpers, the influential Californian pension plan, and PFZW, the Dutch healthcare workers’ fund that is Europe’s
…And Finally - Iceland’s elf justice... [more]From Newsoftheweird.com: Public policymaking in the United States is often gridlocked by recalcitrant ideologues, but at least administrators are not constrained by elves, as in Iceland.
After seven years of controversy, the country's Road Administration recently approved a new pathway near Rey