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Pegasus Capital Advisors, L.P. (“Pegasus”), a leading private equity firm providing strategic growth capital to middle-market companies focused on the sustainability and wellness sectors, announced today its accreditation by the Green Climate Fund (“GCF”). Pegasus is t...

October 24, 2018

NEW YORK & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Custom Glass Solutions, LLC (“CGS” or the “Company”) was acquired today by affiliates of Stellex Capital Management (“Stellex”), a middle market private equity firm with offices in New York and London. The financial terms of the tran...

What's the real story behind the sad disappearance of legacy retailers like Sears and Toys "R" Us, the closing of hundreds of stores and the tragic loss of hundreds of thousands of jobs?  Obviously, the retail markets are changing rapidly, with corporate conquistadors...

October 15, 2018

Michelle Perez, a former Toys “R” Us worker and single mother, used to have only a basic understanding of Wall Street. But she recently helped bring one of the world’s most powerful investment firms to heel.

Ms. Perez, 28, from Vancouver, Wash., has been traveling the c...

If you’ve been following the impending bankruptcy of America’s iconic retailer as covered by print, broadcast and digital media, you’ve probably encountered lots of nostalgia and sad clucking about how dinosaurs like Sears can’t compete in the age of Amazon and special...

Amalgamated Bank, a progressive financial institution born from the 1920s labor movement, has been on the move lately, making a series of steps toward expansion that include a growing focus on serving foundations and donors.

In just the past year, Amalgamated expanded i...

October 8, 2018

October 4, 2018 – Today, Sean McGarvey, President of North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU) issued the following statement commending the Terminal One plan to revitalize John F. Kennedy International Airport:

“We commend New York Governor Andrew Cuomo for his an...

Note from Heartland: We are proud to share the accomplishments of our friends at Hecate Energy. They are developing a 300 MWac solar PV project in Highland County, Ohio. Pending regulatory approvals, they expect it to be operational by the end of 2021.

The reason why He...

AEP's plan would bring jobs to an impoverished region, but its structure would break the established regulatory mold in a state that has pushed back on renewables.

Appalachian Ohio, a region hurt by the decline of coal, may become home to one of the largest solar projec...

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