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Zero Hedge
Another Real Estate Crash Looms: Sam Zell Dumps Holdings, Warns "The Fed's Deferred Reality For Too Long"sense of market timing. As the commercial property bubble was already teetering
Another Real Estate Crash Looms: Sam Zell Dumps Holdings, Warns "The Fed's Deferred Reality For Too Long"
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 hours ago
sense of market timing. As the commercial property bubble was already teetering, he sold Equity Office Properties Trust to Blackstone for $23 billion, not including $16 billion in debt. Then prices crashed, and commercial property defaults hit the... Read more
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The Christian Post
America: Then vs. Now. It's Almost Unbelievable.of arrogance. "Only fools say in their hearts, 'There is no God'" (Psalm 14:1).
America: Then vs. Now. It's Almost Unbelievable.
The Christian Post / Posted 9 hours ago
of arrogance. "Only fools say in their hearts, 'There is no God'" (Psalm 14:1). Then: First introduced in 1766, William Blackstone's Commentaries on the Laws, served as the legal reference for the Founders, as well as for many early American... Read more
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Business Insider
It may be the end of hedge funds as we know itinvestments with lower fees. Add that up and you've got some problems. Tony Ja
It may be the end of hedge funds as we know it
Business Insider / Posted 10 hours ago
investments with lower fees. Add that up and you've got some problems. Tony James, president of private equity giant Blackstone, told Bloomberg this week that he expects a quarter of all current assets in hedge funds to be yanked out in the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
It may be the end of hedge funds as we know itinvestments with lower fees. Add that up and you've got some problems. Tony Ja
It may be the end of hedge funds as we know it
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 hours ago
investments with lower fees. Add that up and you've got some problems. Tony James, president of private equity giant Blackstone, told Bloomberg this week that he expects a quarter of all current assets in hedge funds to be yanked out in the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
It may be the end of hedge funds as we know itinvestments with lower fees. Add that up and you've got some problems. Tony Ja
It may be the end of hedge funds as we know it
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 hours ago
investments with lower fees. Add that up and you've got some problems. Tony James, president of private equity giant Blackstone, told Bloomberg this week that he expects a quarter of all current assets in hedge funds to be yanked out in the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
It may be the end of hedge funds as we know itinvestments with lower fees. Add that up and you've got some problems. Tony Ja
It may be the end of hedge funds as we know it
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 hours ago
investments with lower fees. Add that up and you've got some problems. Tony James, president of private equity giant Blackstone, told Bloomberg this week that he expects a quarter of all current assets in hedge funds to be yanked out in the... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Twenty-three years ago todaypromotion. York City: Kiely, McMillan, Hall, Pepper, Stancliffe (Tutill 108),
Twenty-three years ago today
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 11 hours ago
promotion. York City: Kiely, McMillan, Hall, Pepper, Stancliffe (Tutill 108), Atkin, McCarthy, Canham, Barnes, Swann, Blackstone Goals: Swann (104) Crewe Alexandra: M. Smith, McKearney, S. Smith, Evans, Carr, Whalley, Ward, Naylor, Lennon,... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Hoarder in the court: Richest Texas law firms raiding others for talent, clientsare scheduled to join this fall. Premium clients, including Dallas-based Energ
Hoarder in the court: Richest Texas law firms raiding others for talent, clients
Dallas Morning News / Posted 16 hours ago
are scheduled to join this fall. Premium clients, including Dallas-based Energy Future Holdings and private equity giants Blackstone Energy Partners and KKR, quickly signed on. Revenue in Texas went from zero to $64 million during the last 26... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Quest Charter Academy's first graduating class helps chart a new paththe graduates they were “a special class,” one that took a chance on a school s
Quest Charter Academy's first graduating class helps chart a new path
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 21 hours ago
the graduates they were “a special class,” one that took a chance on a school starting from scratch six years ago. Engin Blackstone, the first of the school’s three principals since it opened, drove from St. Louis, where he now lives. “I wanted... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Breast cancer survivor sells pink tulips for cancer awarenesscancer survivor. “She came to the club looking for support, people who were in
Breast cancer survivor sells pink tulips for cancer awareness
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
cancer survivor. “She came to the club looking for support, people who were interested in planting pink tulips,” said Mary Blackstone, the club’s publicity chair. Stacey first began planting bulbs to thank the community for their kindness. “I got... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Breast cancer survivor sells pink tulips for cancer awarenesscancer survivor. “She came to the club looking for support, people who were in
Breast cancer survivor sells pink tulips for cancer awareness
WLBZ Bangor / Posted yesterday
cancer survivor. “She came to the club looking for support, people who were interested in planting pink tulips,” said Mary Blackstone, the club’s publicity chair. Stacey first began planting bulbs to thank the community for their kindness. “I got... Read more
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The Irish Times
Stephen Vernon: property in ‘healthiest state that I can ever remember’retreat to Boston. He has been chosen as a finalist for this year’s industry ca
Stephen Vernon: property in ‘healthiest state that I can ever remember’
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
retreat to Boston. He has been chosen as a finalist for this year’s industry category. There is the potential for Blackstone to add up to 1 million square feet of extra space “but I suspect that there will be at least another 600,000 or... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Boosters are the real problem for Bellevue footballtime, you’ll find someone to fly it. Toward the end of last month’s WIAA repor
Boosters are the real problem for Bellevue football
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
time, you’ll find someone to fly it. Toward the end of last month’s WIAA report, investigators Bob Westinghouse and Carl Blackstone recommended that the district and Bellevue High administrators construct a formal arrangement that monitors the... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
High school boys and girls lacrosse seedings announcedsecond round. Other first-round contests will be between No. 5 Pope Francis ag
High school boys and girls lacrosse seedings announced
Berkshire Eagle / Posted yesterday
second round. Other first-round contests will be between No. 5 Pope Francis against No. 12 Nashoba Valley Tech and No. 7 Blackstone Valley Tech against No. 10 Montachusett Valley Tech. Central/West Boys Division II In the boys Division II... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
As projects continue, Baltimore hotel market reboundsand a bargain price convinced him to buy the former Sheraton City Center on W.
As projects continue, Baltimore hotel market rebounds
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
and a bargain price convinced him to buy the former Sheraton City Center on W. Fayette Street from an affiliate of the Blackstone Group late last year. Chang knew Baltimore — when his car broke down en route to Los Angeles he decided to stay... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Blackstone planning $1.1 billion European hotels saleBlackstone Group LP, the world’s biggest private-equity property investor, plan
Blackstone planning $1.1 billion European hotels sale
Finance and Commerce / Posted 2 days ago
Blackstone Group LP, the world’s biggest private-equity property investor, plans to sell hotel buildings in London, Dublin and Amsterdam for about 980 million euros ($1.1 billion), according to people with knowledge of the matter. The hotels are all... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Police reports for Friday, May 27, 2016of drugs; given notice to appear in court and released. Theresa A. Tipton, 31,
Police reports for Friday, May 27, 2016
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
of drugs; given notice to appear in court and released. Theresa A. Tipton, 31, of Amboy; 5:08 p.m. Thursday at 205 S. Blackstone Ave.; battery; taken to Lee County Jail, posted bond, and released with notice to appear in court. Brent S.... Read more
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Business Wire
NCR Completes First Phase of Sale of Interactive Printer Solutions Division to Atlas Holdingsand its terms on our financial and operating activities; the impact of the term
NCR Completes First Phase of Sale of Interactive Printer Solutions Division to Atlas Holdings
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
and its terms on our financial and operating activities; the impact of the terms of our strategic relationship with Blackstone and our Series A Convertible Preferred Stock; foreign currency fluctuations; our ability to successfully introduce... Read more
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The Irish Times
Blackstone poised to double money on former Burlington£350 million. Savills is handling the sale of the former Burlington hotel in D
Blackstone poised to double money on former Burlington
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
£350 million. Savills is handling the sale of the former Burlington hotel in Dublin, valued at more than €180 million. Blackstone was among the first wave of overseas investors to dip into the Irish property market after the crash when it... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Police reports for Saturday, May 28, 2016given notice to appear in court and released. Amboy Police Theresa A. Tipton,
Police reports for Saturday, May 28, 2016
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
given notice to appear in court and released. Amboy Police Theresa A. Tipton, 31, of Amboy; 5:08 p.m. Thursday at 205 S. Blackstone Ave.; battery; taken to Lee County Jail, posted bond, and released with notice to appear in court. Morrison... Read more
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Gawker
Noms de Dunes! "Hide the Home Buyers" Is the Hamptons' Favorite Word Gameassessed at $16,088,200, is owned by “Camp Hedges, LLC”—a company registered to
Noms de Dunes! "Hide the Home Buyers" Is the Hamptons' Favorite Word Game
Gawker / Posted 2 days ago
assessed at $16,088,200, is owned by “Camp Hedges, LLC”—a company registered to the Park Avenue apartment of former Blackstone CEO Gary Sumers. One home in nearby East Hampton is registered to a company named after a Phish song: Weekapaug... Read more
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RTE News
€180m-valued former Burlington to be sold - reportBlackstone Group, the world’s biggest private-equity property investor, plans t
€180m-valued former Burlington to be sold - report
RTE News / Posted 2 days ago
Blackstone Group, the world’s biggest private-equity property investor, plans to sell hotel buildings in London, Dublin and Amsterdam for about €980m, according to a Bloomberg report. The hotels are all operated under Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc’s... Read more
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The Irish Times
Blackstone Group to sell Burlington Hotel in DublinBlackstone Group, the world’s biggest private-equity property investor, plans t
Blackstone Group to sell Burlington Hotel in Dublin
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
Blackstone Group, the world’s biggest private-equity property investor, plans to sell hotel buildings in London, Dublin and Amsterdam for about €980 million, according to people with knowledge of the matter. The hotels are all operated under Hilton... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
Significant Changes to the Hyde Park Sceneof Chicago Police Department. The University has placed closing undergraduate
Significant Changes to the Hyde Park Scene
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 2 days ago
of Chicago Police Department. The University has placed closing undergraduate dormitory buildings Broadview, Maclean, and Blackstone on the market. Construction on Campus North topped out at 15 stories in August, and the new dorm, which has been... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
Blackstone, Maclean, Broadview To Become ApartmentsHyde Park Places, a neighborhood residential community, the University of Chica
Blackstone, Maclean, Broadview To Become Apartments
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 2 days ago
Hyde Park Places, a neighborhood residential community, the University of Chicago will sell the three closing dormitories—Blackstone Hall, Maclean Hall, and Broadview Hall—in the coming weeks, and the apartments will open in the... Read more
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Providence Business News
Mixed use: Shared commerical kitchen/apartments (the former Mulvey's Hardware)providing access to the apartments is at right. WORTH THE WAIT: Paula Rezendes
Mixed use: Shared commerical kitchen/apartments (the former Mulvey's Hardware)
Providence Business News / Posted 2 days ago
providing access to the apartments is at right. WORTH THE WAIT: Paula Rezendes, a project manager for NeighborWorks Blackstone River Valley, stands in the new kitchen incubator space, which will provide shared space for up to three... Read more
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The Financial Express
Jet Airways, SBI, Sun Pharma among 10 stocks in focus todayat Rs 154.7 crore for the quarter ended March 2016 from the year-ago period. Th
Jet Airways, SBI, Sun Pharma among 10 stocks in focus today
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
at Rs 154.7 crore for the quarter ended March 2016 from the year-ago period. The company, in which private equity firm Blackstone picked up a majority stake last month, had registered a net profit of Rs 177.6 crore in the January-March 2015... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
The Chicago origin of the phrase ‘smoke filled room’WGN is taking a look back at the political phrase made famous right here in Chi
The Chicago origin of the phrase ‘smoke filled room’
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
WGN is taking a look back at the political phrase made famous right here in Chicago. The setting? June 11th, 1920. The Blackstone Hotel. There was a heat wave suffocating Chicago and the Republican National Convention was underway at the... Read more
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CNN
Is Peter Thiel right about Gawker?things because they would encourage frivolous lawsuits. We were concerned that
Is Peter Thiel right about Gawker?
CNN / Posted 2 days ago
things because they would encourage frivolous lawsuits. We were concerned that the wealthy would, as English jurist William Blackstone warned in the 18th century, "buy up claims, and, by means of their exalted and influential positions, overawe the... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Is Peter Thiel right about Gawker?things because they would encourage frivolous lawsuits. We were concerned that
Is Peter Thiel right about Gawker?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 2 days ago
things because they would encourage frivolous lawsuits. We were concerned that the wealthy would, as English jurist William Blackstone warned in the 18th century, "buy up claims, and, by means of their exalted and influential positions, overawe the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tim Cook-like pay for SoftBank's Nikesh AroraCEO, with compensation valued at $329.7 million at NantKwest, a cancer-research
Tim Cook-like pay for SoftBank's Nikesh Arora
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
CEO, with compensation valued at $329.7 million at NantKwest, a cancer-research company. Among non-CEOs in the US, only Blackstone Group President Hamilton Evans James had a bigger pay package than Arora. By comparison, Lloyd Blankfein, Goldman... Read more
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Columbia Star
Lewis M. Caswell receives The Order of the Palmetto | May 27, 2016Sen. Katrina Shealy presents Lewis M. Caswell with the Order of the Palmetto. L
Lewis M. Caswell receives The Order of the Palmetto | May 27, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted 3 days ago
Sen. Katrina Shealy presents Lewis M. Caswell with the Order of the Palmetto. Lewis M. Caswell, chairman of W. O. Blackstone & Co., Inc., was presented the Order of the Palmetto by Senator Katrina Shealy at the 12th Annual Statewide Meeting of the... Read more
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The Financial Express
Mphasis Q4 net profit declines 13 pc to Rs 155 croreat Rs 154.7 crore for the quarter ended March 2016 from the year-ago period. T
Mphasis Q4 net profit declines 13 pc to Rs 155 crore
The Financial Express / Posted 3 days ago
at Rs 154.7 crore for the quarter ended March 2016 from the year-ago period. The company, in which private equity firm Blackstone picked up a majority stake last month, had registered a net profit of Rs 177.6 crore in the January-March 2015... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Woman shot in the leg on Martin Luther King at Blackstoneovernight in north St. Louis. Police say someone in another car opened fire ar
Woman shot in the leg on Martin Luther King at Blackstone
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 3 days ago
overnight in north St. Louis. Police say someone in another car opened fire around 1 a.m. on Martin Luther King Drive near Blackstone Avenue. She was shot in the leg. Police aren't sure if she was the target or someone coming out of one of the... Read more
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Business Wire
Retail Real Estate Market Shanghai 2016: International Players and Industry Experts in F&B and Retailtainment Will Discuss How to Transform the Chinese Shopping Experience(June 15) with a keynote by Leo Ding, Chairman & CEO of SCPG, whose portfolio i
Retail Real Estate Market Shanghai 2016: International Players and Industry Experts in F&B and Retailtainment Will Discuss How to Transform the Chinese Shopping Experience
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
(June 15) with a keynote by Leo Ding, Chairman & CEO of SCPG, whose portfolio includes 30 shopping centres and is backed by Blackstone Group LP. Ding will speak about expansion opportunities in China. His keynote will be followed by a panel session... Read more
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FOX Business
iRobot Corporation Just Won Its Battle With Red Mountaindefense and security segment. But iRobot was already in the process of doing so
iRobot Corporation Just Won Its Battle With Red Mountain
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
defense and security segment. But iRobot was already in the process of doing so as it enlisted the help of Blackstone Advisory Partners -- now PJT Partners -- in early 2014, and ultimately sold the defense and security business to... Read more
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FOX Business
iRobot Corporation Just Won Its Battle With Red Mountaindefense and security segment. But iRobot was already in the process of doing so
iRobot Corporation Just Won Its Battle With Red Mountain
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
defense and security segment. But iRobot was already in the process of doing so as it enlisted the help of Blackstone Advisory Partners -- now PJT Partners -- in early 2014, and ultimately sold the defense and security business to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
International buyer could snap up failed Masters siteschain. With a property portfolio of 63 stores, several suitors have already em
International buyer could snap up failed Masters sites
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
chain. With a property portfolio of 63 stores, several suitors have already emerged, including private equity giant Blackstone, Charter Hall Group and Abacus.The Masters Home Improvement stores have cost Woolworths heavily. Picture: Richard... Read more
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The Star
Sime identifies buyer for Aussie assets salethe east coast of Australia which some reports have estimated at A$250mil (RM73
Sime identifies buyer for Aussie assets sale
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
the east coast of Australia which some reports have estimated at A$250mil (RM738mil). The group also said yesterday that Blackstone Real Estate Partners Ltd is expected to acquire a majority interest of 75% in three Singapore properties owned by... Read more
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Newsmax
Hedge Funds May Lose Quarter of Assets, Blackstone's James Saystrillion hedge-fund industry may lose about a quarter of its value in the next
Hedge Funds May Lose Quarter of Assets, Blackstone's James Says
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
trillion hedge-fund industry may lose about a quarter of its value in the next year as performance slumps, said Tony James, Blackstone Group LP’s billionaire president. “It’s kind of a day of reckoning that we face here,” James said Wednesday in an... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Blackstone gives pricey Canadian energy and property thumbs downmaking them less attractive for investment than in the U.S. and elsewhere, acco
Blackstone gives pricey Canadian energy and property thumbs down
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
making them less attractive for investment than in the U.S. and elsewhere, according to Tony James, president of Blackstone Group LP., the world’s largest alternative-asset manager. “Canada has not been a prime market for us,” Mr. James... Read more
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The Signal
Sunset Pointe Plaza Sold to Local Investorsownership. The deal closed April 1, with the sale being reported for $9.1 mill
Sunset Pointe Plaza Sold to Local Investors
The Signal / Posted 4 days ago
ownership. The deal closed April 1, with the sale being reported for $9.1 million. Representing the institutional seller, Blackstone, Colliers International sold the 59,000 square foot building to a group of local investors, including Augusta... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
IBM slips, Verizon holds steady. Check out Crain's ranking of New York's largest publicly held companiesthe country, and last month Riggio said he will retire in September but remain
IBM slips, Verizon holds steady. Check out Crain's ranking of New York's largest publicly held companies
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 days ago
the country, and last month Riggio said he will retire in September but remain involved as a shareholder and director.Blackstone Private-equity investing has been very, very good to Stephen Schwarzman. So has asset management. The Blackstone... Read more
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Boston Herald
LACROSSE: MVADA tournament scheduleSaturday depending on availability of each team involved. Boys Large Division
LACROSSE: MVADA tournament schedule
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Saturday depending on availability of each team involved. Boys Large Division 1) Shawsheen 12-0 2) Tri-County 12-2 3) Blackstone 9-3 4) Monty Tech 11-7 Shawsheen vs. Monty Tech 5:00 PM Tri-County vs. Blackstone 4:30 PM Championship @... Read more
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Morningstar
Risks and Opportunities in Senior Loan ETFsthese challenges, there are currently four senior loan ETFs: PowerShares Senio
Risks and Opportunities in Senior Loan ETFs
Morningstar / Posted 4 days ago
these challenges, there are currently four senior loan ETFs: PowerShares Senior Loan ETF (0.65% expense ratio), SPDR Blackstone/GSO Senior Loan ETF (0.70% expense ratio), First Trust Senior Loan ETF (0.85% expense ratio), and Highland/iBoxx... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
What's driving Silicon Valley to become 'radicalised'ability to hold the keys to their data were large, sophisticated financial serv
What's driving Silicon Valley to become 'radicalised'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
ability to hold the keys to their data were large, sophisticated financial services companies, such as Goldman Sachs and Blackstone. Today, a broader array of companies, including media and automotive firms and small banks, are making these... Read more
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Business Standard India
HP Enterprise to merge IT services unit with Computer Sciencesand services group. The company sold at least 84% of its 60.5% stake in Indian
HP Enterprise to merge IT services unit with Computer Sciences
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
and services group. The company sold at least 84% of its 60.5% stake in Indian IT services provider Mphasis Ltd to Blackstone Group for $1.1 billion in April. HPE is expected to have $33 billion in annual revenue after the spinoff and will... Read more
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Queensland Times
Community group sees mountain bike trails thriveand hard-working community group that has been working with council to develop
Community group sees mountain bike trails thrive
Queensland Times / Posted 4 days ago
and hard-working community group that has been working with council to develop and preserve the mountain bike trails in Blackstone. Just over the last 12 months, CHTA members have contributed over 1000 volunteer hours to help create and... Read more
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FOX Business
HP Enterprise to merge IT services unit with Computer Sciencesgroup. The company sold at least 84 percent of its 60.5 percent stake in India
HP Enterprise to merge IT services unit with Computer Sciences
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
group. The company sold at least 84 percent of its 60.5 percent stake in Indian IT services provider Mphasis Ltd to Blackstone Group for $1.1 billion in April. The standalone HPE is expected to have $33 billion in annual revenue and... Read more
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FOX Business
HP Enterprise to merge IT services unit with Computer Sciencesgroup. The company sold at least 84 percent of its 60.5 percent stake in India
HP Enterprise to merge IT services unit with Computer Sciences
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
group. The company sold at least 84 percent of its 60.5 percent stake in Indian IT services provider Mphasis Ltd to Blackstone Group for $1.1 billion in April. The standalone HPE is expected to have $33 billion in annual revenue and... Read more
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