Riverside collects $542 mln for micro-cap fund

The Riverside Company raised more than $542 million for Riverside Micro-Fund IV, L.P., according to Form D filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, exceeding the original target of $500 million. This is not a final close for the fund, which has a hard cap of $650 million, according to a person with knowledge of the situation. The fund is overseen by managing partner Loren Schlachet. Leading the team and reporting to Schlachet is senior operating partner Jeff Goodman. Co-CEOs Stewart Kohl and Béla Szigethy are also involved. Two early investments from Micro-Fund IV are in Kasasa by BancVue, a technology and marketing services provider, and The Dermatology Group, a New Jersey-based physician practice management company. Riverside’s first micro-cap fund (RMCF), which closed in 2006, represented an innovative strategy of targeting small companies, with revenues of $5 million to $25 million and EBITDA of up $3 million or less. “Focusing on the smallest
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Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory’s (RMCF) CEO Franklin Crail on Q2 2015 Results – Earnings Call Transcript

    <strong>By <a href='http://seekingalpha.com/author/sa-transcripts?source=e_feed'>SA Transcripts</a>:</strong><p>Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory Inc. (NASDAQ:<a href='http://seekingalpha.com/symbol/rmcf' title='Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc.'>RMCF</a>)</p> <p>Q2 2015 Earnings Conference Call</p> <p>October 14, 2014 04:15 PM ET</p> <p>
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Franklin Crail - President and CEO Bryan Merryman - COO Analyst George Whiteside - SWS Financial Services Matt Karr - Symons Capital Management Jeff Geygan - Milwaukee Private Wealth Management Presentation Operator Hello and welcome to the Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call. All participants will be in listen-only mode. (Operator Instructions) After this presentation, there will be an opportunity to ask questions. Please note this event is being recorded. Some of the statements made during the call may be considered forward-looking statements involve a certain number of risks and uncertainties. There are several factors that could cause actual results of Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory to differ materially from these forward-looking statements. These factors include, but are not limited to, the potential need for additional financing, the availability of
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Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory (RMCF) Q1 2015 Results – Earnings Call Transcript

    <p>Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc. (NASDAQ:<a href='http://seekingalpha.com/symbol/rmcf' title='Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc.'>RMCF</a>)</p> <p>Q1 2015 Earnings Conference Call</p> <p>July 15, 2014 4:15 p.m. ET</p> <p>
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Bryan Merryman - CFO, COO and Treasurer Analysts Jeremy Hellman - Singular Research Matt Karr - Symons Capital Management Jeff Geygan - Milwaukee Private Wealth Management Presentation Operator Hello and welcome to the Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory first quarter fiscal 2015 earnings conference call. (Operator Instructions) Some of the statements made during this call may be considered forward-looking statements that involve a number of risks and uncertainties. There are several factors that could cause actual results of Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory to differ materially from these forward-looking statements. These factors include, but are not limited to, the potential need for additional financing, the availability of suitable locations for new stores, and the availability of qualified franchisees to support new stores, customer acceptance of new products, dependence upon major customers, economic and consumer
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