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News About Red Alder’s Activist Campaigns.

  • Ascena Agrees to Buy Ann Taylor Owner for $2.16 Billion

    “Ascena Retail Group Inc. agreed to buy Ann Inc. for about $2.16 billion, unifying the Ann Taylor and Lane Bryant brands in a bid to attract more working women. […] Investors Engine Capital and Red Alder pressed Ann to consider a sale last year. ”

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  • Red Alder Group Delivers Letter to Board of ClubCorp Holdings Urging Pursuit of Restructuring

    “Red Alder LLC and ADW Capital Partners LP, significant shareholders of ClubCorp Holdings, Inc., today announced that they have delivered a letter to independent members of the Company’s Board of Directors, urging the Company to immediately pursue a restructuring transaction.”

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  • Investors Urge Ann Taylor to Explore Sale of Chain

    “Ann Inc., the parent company of Ann Taylor stores, is being pressed to explore options, including a sale by activist investor Engine Capital and the hedge fund Red Alder.”

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News About Lucus and its Team.

  • Unstereotyped: Meet the white valedictorian of a historically black college

    “At first glance, Joshua Packwood is the embodiment of white privilege: He's college educated, married, a father of two and he runs a successful hedge fund in Manhattan. But his life, which began in Kansas City, Missouri, hasn't always been so good.”

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