Blackstone Group LP news

   Watch this stock
Showing stories 1 - 10 of about 49   

Articles published

BX 25.53 +0.47 (1.88%)
price chart
Blackstone Moves Into Motel 6
Since the bust, the firm has been an aggressive hotel buyer. Last year it was part of an investor group that purchased the hotel chain Extended Stay Inc. out of bankruptcy.
Calpers commits $500 million to Blackstone separate account
SAN FRANCISCO Calpers, the biggest U.S. public pension fund, will commit $500 million to a managed account overseen by Blackstone Group LP (BX.N), the world's largest private equity firm, according to details provided by the fund to Reuters on ...
Blackstone Counters Fee Pressure Via Custom Pension Deals  Bloomberg
Blackstone Said to Extend $2.65 Billion of La Quinta Debt
Blackstone Group LP won a two-year extension on $2.65 billion of debt tied to its purchase of the La Quinta hotel chain by paying down principal, retiring some junior debt and agreeing to a higher interest rate, said a person with knowledge of the ...
Accor sells US budget chain to Blackstone  Financial Times
Blackstone unit buys Singapore property
Blackstone's property arm has bought its first real estate in Singapore in a S$220m (US$177m) deal, taking advantage of the pressure on some cash-strapped European financial institutions to sell assets both within and outside their home markets.
Blackstone to buy sprawling London estate
Blackstone has been one of the most active forces in the European property market in the past year. In December, Blackstone agreed a deal that saw it take control of �1.4bn worth of underperforming loans from Royal Bank of Scotland. The group it also ...
Cheniere to Sell $1.5 Billion in Stock to Blackstone
Cheniere Energy Partners CQP -1.07 % LP agreed to sell $1.5 billion in stock to investors affiliated with Blackstone Group BX -1.81 % LP at a discount in its continued aggressive effort to raise funds for construction of a natural-gas-export facility ...
Blackstone Bets $1.5B On Cheniere's LNG Export Plans
Law360, New York (May 15, 2012, 4:44 PM EDT) -- The Blackstone Group LP will buy $1.5 billion in stock units at a discount from Cheniere Energy Partners LP, locking in the final piece of financing for Cheniere's plans to export U.S.
Blackstone Said to Sell London Student Halls for $670 Million
Blackstone Group LP, Europe's biggest buyer of real estate in the past year, agreed to sell three central London student residences to Round Hill Capital LLC for about 415 million pounds ($670 million), according to four people with knowledge of the ...
White Splits Blackstone's GSO Capital Partners to Launch Own Shop
Tim White is leaving GSO Capital Partners, the Blackstone Group's credit investment unit, to form his own middle market PE firm, sources say.
Earnings in Private Equity Aren't a Simple Matter
"This is a really important topic as the metrics continue to evolve across our industry," Scott Nuttall, head of KKR's global capital and asset management group, told investors last month during a conference call to discuss the firm's first-quarter ...