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Blackstone Makes Foray Into Houses for Rent: Mortgages
A giant foreclosure auction sign is placed in front of a home in San Jose, California. Blackstone Group LP has acquired more than 1,500 houses around Phoenix and Southern California.
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Telus blasts US hedge fund challenge on foreign investment rules
It has hired Blackstone Group LP to seek a potential buyer for its near 20 per cent voting stake and is in �active discussions� with a number of parties, including strategic and financial buyers based in North America and overseas, according to a ...
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Blackstone's Studzinski to Give Tate $1.57 Million More
Aug. 1 (Bloomberg) -- John Studzinski, senior managing director of Blackstone Group LP and a benefactor of Tate Modern, said he's giving the London museum another 1 million pounds ($1.57 million) to help pay for its new wing.
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China goes corporate with bid for Canadian oil
The parent company owns 64 per cent of the international subsidiary, whose shareholders include heavyweights like the Blackstone Group LP. (The New York-based fund has recently received $500-million (U.S.) in capital from China's foreign bank, which ...
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Ivanhoe Cambridge to buy NYC tower
According to the Journal, Ivanhoe Cambridge Group is eyeing the 50 per cent share in the building owned by Blackstone Group LP. In the spring, Blackstone gave co-owner, San Francisco-based Swig Co., a July deadline to help it find a buyer, Bloomberg ...
BRICs priced for economic meltdown
�The emerging markets are a place to be,� Byron Wien, the vice chairman of Blackstone Group LP's advisory services unit, said in a June 26 interview on Bloomberg Radio in New York.
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Blackstone Second-Quarter Profit Drops 74% as Fees Fall
July 19 (Bloomberg) -- Blackstone Group LP, the world's largest private-equity firm, said second-quarter profit fell 74 percent as market swings hurt the value of its holdings.
Blackstone names Joseph Baratta as new head of global private equity, ushers ...
Blackstone Profit Fell 74% in Second Quarter  New York Times (blog)
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China Invests $500 Million in Blackstone Fund
BEIJING�China's currency-reserves manager has committed $500 million to a real-estate private-equity fund managed by Blackstone Group LP, according to people familiar with the matter, as China seeks to diversify its mammoth foreign-exchange holdings ...
Blackstone Not Finished Making Big CRE Buys  CoStar Group
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Blackstone Said to Join With Ex-AIA Head in ING Asia Bid
July 12 (Bloomberg) -- Blackstone Group LP is teaming up with Mark Wilson, the former head of AIA Group Ltd., and other investors in a bid for ING Groep NV's Asian insurance business, said two people with knowledge of the matter.
Sale considered of ING Japanese unit  Financial Times
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Blackstone's GSO Said to Offer Fee Cut to Speed Fundraisi
July 25 (Bloomberg) -- GSO Capital Partners LP, the credit investment arm of Blackstone Group LP, is offering a fee break to clients that join the initial close of its second company rescue fund, said two people familiar with the situation.
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