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Blackstone to Shed Office Empire
Private-equity firm Blackstone Group LP is preparing to unload its portfolio of U.S. office buildings, a move that would signal that one of the property sector's most active buyers is moving into a selling phase as top office markets recover ...
BlackRock to compete with Blackstone in direct PE
BlackRock Alternative Investors's $110 billion in assets as of March 31 placed it among the world's largest alternative managers, a category now dominated by the likes of Blackstone, Carlyle Group LP (CG) and Bridgewater Associates. While huge in size ...
Exclusive: Ex-Goldman mortgage chief plans foreclosed home fund
On Wednesday, private equity firm Blackstone Group LP (BX.N) said it has spent more than $300 million to purchase over 2,000 foreclosed home across the United States with an eye toward renting them out until the housing market recovers.
Study in How Not to Keep a Deal Secret
Leaks aren't uncommon in the chatty world of deals. But one CEO's comments may have taken the concept to a new level. On an analyst conference call last November, the chief executive of an Irish pharmaceutical-services company said a rival was on the ...
Restructuring specialists staff up
Similarly, Martin Gudgeon, head of European restructuring at Blackstone, does not expect a “tidal wave of restructurings”, but expected activity to grow at a healthy clip.
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 ...
KKR takes slice of cutlery company WMF
Blackstone, the investment group, this week said it would expand its advisory business in Germany, saying it saw significant potential for deals.
New Mekkah Mega-Scheme On The Way
“Hilton Worldwide Inc., owned by Blackstone Group LP, plans to more than double the number of hotels it operates in the country to 14, including six in Mecca.
Michaels CEO John Menzer resigns, months after suffering stroke
About 93 percent of Michaels is owned by private equity firms Bain Capital and Blackstone Group LP. In March, the retailer said it planned an initial public offering that would raise $500 million.
Carlyle Group: Be Wary of Public Investments in Private Equity
And I'll use “shareholders” for those who buy shares of Group on the stock market. It's an important distinction, as the results for the two groups couldn't be more off balance.