Blackstone Group LP news

   Watch this stock
Showing stories 1 - 10 of about 52   

Articles published

BX 26.99 -0.51 (-1.85%)
price chart
The Blackstone Group LP : Thailand Charoen Prepares GBP2.5 Billion Bid For ...
Thai food manufacturer Charoen Pokphand Foods PCL (CPG.TH) is preparing a GBP2.5 billion bid for U.K.-based Birds Eye, the fish finger maker which is owned by private equity firm Permira, the Sunday Times reports.
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
Motel 6 Chain to Be Sold to Blackstone for $1.9 Billion
Blackstone Group LP, the New York-based private-equity firm that manages $48 billion in real estate assets, agreed to buy the Motel 6 lodging chain from Accor SA for $1.9 billion, adding to its hospitality holdings.
Carrollton-based Motel 6 sold for $1.9B to Blackstone  Bizjournals.com
Blackstone Bets $1.5B On Cheniere's LNG Export Plans
Law360, New York (May 15, 2012, 4:44 PM ET) -- 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.
Patriot Coal Says It's Working With Blackstone
NEW YORK— Patriot Coal Corp. said it is working with private-equity firm Blackstone Group LP on continuing refinancing plans.
Cheniere to Sell $1.5 Billion in Stock to Blackstone
... Group BX -0.04 % LP at a discount in its continued aggressive effort to raise funds for construction of a natural-gas-export facility in Louisiana.
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 ...
Publishing giant Houghton Mifflin files for bankruptcy protection
The company has said it has lined up $500 million in financing from Citigroup Inc, and hired Blackstone Group LP and the law firm Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison to provide financial and restructuring advice.
UPDATE 4-Houghton Mifflin files Chapter 11 bankruptcy  Reuters
Some LPs Play Both Sides Of Apollo, Blackstone
Both pension funds appear to have been LPs and shareholders with Blackstone Group. A spokesman for Invesco confirmed that the firm, through its private equity group, has been an LP in at least one Blackstone Group fund, although not a recent vintage.