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Private Equity Program News

December 1, 2011

Alumni event held at Alston & Bird - Fundraising in Turbulent Times

On November 15, 2011 the Private Equity Program held the second in the series focused on issues in private equity presented with and hosted by Alston & Bird.

Fundraising in Turbulent Times —was an evening presentation on the recent lessons learned in fundraising featuring a panel discussion moderated by Professor Donna M. Hitscherich 90, Director of the Columbia Business School Private Equity Program with panelists Mark Hallock 82, Managing Director at Jefferies Fund Placement Group; Danielle A. Hootnick, Director, Marketing and Investor Relations, FirstMark Capital; James H. Sullivan, Jr., Partner, Alston & Bird LLP Corporate Transactions and Securities Group and Max von Zuben 04, Principal, The Wicks Group.

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 View the photo slideshow of the event



Fellows Program Information Session - April 16

The Private Equity Program is announcing the timeline and updates for the Private Equity Fellows Program.

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All interested 2nd year candidates are encouraged to RSVP and attend Click here for registration link

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May 5 

Annual Dinner at the Waldorf Astoria
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December 5-7

Fourth Annual Deal Camp in Montauk
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New Research

No Free Shop: Why Target Companies in MBOs and Private Equity Transactions Sometimes Choose Not to Buy ‘Go Shop’ Options

By Charles W. Calomiris, Donna M. Hitscherich and Adonis Antoniades

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