TA Backs Evanston Capital

MacFadyen, Ken
January 2011
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;1/10/2011, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p5
The article discusses the deal signed by TA Associates to back fund of hedge funds manager Evanston Capital Management. The investment of TA Associates will be made through its subordinated debt vehicle and its traditional private equity fund, TA XI LP. Evanston Capital Management founder David Wagner was quoted saying that the deal may form a multi-generational ownership structure and he is believed to remain as the firm's chief executive officer (CEO). Also recounted is the investment made by TA Associates in First Eagle Investment Management.


Related Articles

  • TA Associates Invests in Plusgrade, as Travel Deals Soar. Collins, Allison // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;8/18/2015, p3 

    The article reports that private equity firm TA Associates has invested in Plusgrade, a revenue service for the travel industry whose aim is to help airlines manage and optimize revenue generated from seat upgrades and other services.

  • TA Associates Grabs Stake in Towne Park. Collins, Allison // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;1/13/2014, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p19 

    The article discusses a deal under which private equity (PE) firm TA Associates of Boston, Massachusetts completed a majority investment in Annapolis, Maryland-based Towne Park, a provider of outsourced parking management and hospitality services to the hotel and healthcare industries.

  • TA Associates Wraps $4b Fund. Marino, Jonathan // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;8/17/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 33, p13 

    The article reports that TA Associates has closed its latest fund named TA XI LP, which is a 4 billion U.S. dollars vehicle. The company closed its sixth Atlantic & Pacific fund in 2007. The sixth fund has a total of 1.75 billion U.S. dollars. The TA XI fund will make investments ranging from 60...

  • BERKSHIRE MAKES MAJOR ASSET SHIFT.  // Pensions & Investments;5/4/2009, Vol. 37 Issue 9, p23 

    The article reports that new allocations to hedge funds and other absolute-return strategies, commodities, infrastructure and active currency were added by Royal County of Berkshire Pension Fund in an overhaul of the $1.55 billion plan's investments. Although the private equity allocation was...

  • A Swan Song? D. F. // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;1/5/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p1 

    The article focuses on the impact of the decision by many hedge funds in the U.S. to invest in private equity. Amidst the blood bath that took place on Wall Street in the second half of 2008, almost $210 billion of capital exited the asset class in the third quarter, while in October 2008 alone,...

  • New Mexico fund OKs 2016 investment plan.  // Pensions & Investments;8/10/2015, Vol. 43 Issue 16, p23 

    The article offers information on the investment plans of New Mexico State Investment Council, Santa Fe, for 2016 which includes continued trimming of hedge funds-of-funds about 1.4 billion dollars and 924.5 million dollars credit and structured portfolios along with increase in its private equity.

  • New Mexico Plan Considers Funds. Sorondo, Marc // Investment Management Weekly;8/20/2007, Vol. 20 Issue 33, p4 

    This article reports on the decision of the investment committee of the New Mexico Public Employees Retirement Association (NMPERA) to consider new investments in private equity and hedge funds. At the August 2007 meeting, the NMPERA discussed making commitments in AG Superfund and TPG-Axon...

  • Slow waltz with private equity. Burr, Barry B. // Pensions & Investments;4/19/2004, Vol. 32 Issue 8, p8 

    Trustees of the University of Illinois Foundation have gotten cold feet about one of the fund's two recent alternative investment allocations. The foundation, based in Urbana, added the two new asset classes last year: 2% of assets in hedge funds and 3% in private equity. The $725 million fund...

  • Are Alternative Strategies Necessary In The Next Distressed Cycle? Prokop, Kevin // Bank Loan Report;12/19/2005, Vol. 20 Issue 48, p10 

    The article presents information on alternative control strategies for distressed debt investors. With a flurry of distressed debt funds being raised and over $1 trillion of hedge fund capital that could rotate into the distressed sector, some investors are wondering if traditional strategies...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics