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The Hill
Kushner says no collusion, improper contacts with Russia | House poised to vote on Russia sanctions | U.S., Japan to beef up cyber cooperationcybersecurity cooperation took place in 2013. IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Links fr
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
cybersecurity cooperation took place in 2013. IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Links from our blog, The Hill, and around the Web. Blackstone Group is reportedly in talks to buy a part of Israeli cyber firm the NSO Group. (Reuters) If you'd like to... Read more
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Reuters
India's UPL explores bid for Platform Specialty agrochem unitto people familiar with the matter. The bid would challenge a rival offer for
Reuters / Posted 8 hours ago
to people familiar with the matter. The bid would challenge a rival offer for the unit by a private equity consortium of Blackstone Group LP and CVC Capital Partners Ltd, the sources said on Monday. A competitive bid would be a boon for Platform... Read more
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Daily Mail
Could 'Mooch' shove Reince out the door and take his job?them.' Those being considered include current chief economic advisor Gary Cohn
Daily Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
them.' Those being considered include current chief economic advisor Gary Cohn, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy and Blackstone Group insider Wayne Berman. Berman, who chaired Sen. Marco Rubio's unsuccessful 2016 presidential campaign, was... Read more
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Zero Hedge
July 24has arranged its first deal by helping to seal the 600 million pound buyout of
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 hours ago
has arranged its first deal by helping to seal the 600 million pound buyout of an exhibitions organiser Clarion Events by Blackstone Group Lp . Acacia Mining Plc, which is in the midst of a multibillion-dollar dispute with the Tanzanian... Read more
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CNBC
WBMD, KKR, HAS, CALM, HAL, VFC, CAT & moreits key attraction of Mitsubishi is a Parkinson's disease treatment that's begu
CNBC / Posted 12 hours ago
its key attraction of Mitsubishi is a Parkinson's disease treatment that's begun clinical trials in the U.S. and Europe. Blackstone Group – The private-equity firm is reportedly in talks to buy 40 percent of Israeli cyber firm NSO Group. The... Read more
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The Star
Monday, July 24portfolio purchased after the 2008 financial crisis. - Reuters Blackstone in t
The Star / Posted 23 hours ago
portfolio purchased after the 2008 financial crisis. - Reuters Blackstone in talks to buy 40% of Israel cyber firm NSO: Blackstone Group is in advanced talks to pay US$400 million for 40% of privately held Israeli firm NSO Group, a maker of... Read more
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The Star
Blackstone in talks to buy 40 pct of Israel cyber firm NSOThe ticker and trading information for Blackstone Group is displayed at the pos
The Star / Posted 23 hours ago
The ticker and trading information for Blackstone Group is displayed at the post where it is traded on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). - Reuters filepic TEL AVIV: Blackstone Group is in advanced talks to pay US$400 million for 40... Read more
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Reuters
Blackstone in talks to buy 40 percent of Israel cyber firm NSOTEL AVIV (Reuters) - Blackstone Group (BX.N) is in advanced talks to acquire 40
Reuters / Posted yesterday
TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Blackstone Group (BX.N) is in advanced talks to acquire 40 percent of Israeli cyber firm NSO Group for $400 million, Israel's Calcalist business newspaper reported on Sunday. Another investor – ClearSky – is expected to join... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Blackstone in talks to buy 40% of Israel cyber firm NSOTEL AVIV: Blackstone Group is in advanced talks to acquire 40 per cent of Israe
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
TEL AVIV: Blackstone Group is in advanced talks to acquire 40 per cent of Israeli cyber firm NSO Group for US$400 million, Israel's Calcalist business newspaper reported on Sunday (Jul 23). Another investor – ClearSky – is expected to join... Read more
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Reuters
Private equity bid for Paysafe stokes payments M&A boomwith some strong growth fundamentals given the drive to go cashless. FILE PHOT
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
with some strong growth fundamentals given the drive to go cashless. FILE PHOTO -- The ticker and trading information for Blackstone Group is displayed at the post where it is traded on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) April 4,... Read more
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Market Watch
Paysafe shares jump on $3.8 billion bidBlackstone Group LP and CVC Capital Partners have teamed up on a $3.8 billion b
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
Blackstone Group LP and CVC Capital Partners have teamed up on a $3.8 billion bid for U.K. online payments processor Paysafe Group PLC, joining a wave of consolidation in the payments sector. The bid, if successful, comes as businesses and consumers... Read more
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Market Watch
Blackstone made $3 billion bid to acquire hotel investor RLJBlackstone Group LP recently made a roughly $3 billion bid to acquire RLJ Lodgi
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
Blackstone Group LP recently made a roughly $3 billion bid to acquire RLJ Lodging Trust, a move that if successful would end RLJ’s agreement to acquire rival hotel investor FelCor Lodging Trust Inc. RLJ and FelCor FCH, -1.66% , both real-estate... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Blackstone profit up on real estate, buyoutsBlackstone Group LP rode a widespread market advance in the second quarter, ear
Finance and Commerce / Posted 4 days ago
Blackstone Group LP rode a widespread market advance in the second quarter, earning 36 percent more than a year earlier. The results fell short of analysts’ estimates as a downturn in energy prices hit private equity holdings. While the asset... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The New "Supply-Side Economics" Fueling Asset Bubblesyear, American Homes 4 Rent, the second-largest holder of single-family home in
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
year, American Homes 4 Rent, the second-largest holder of single-family home inventory (47,000 homes in 2015) next to the Blackstone Group (50,000), merged with American Residential Properties in a $1.5 billion deal, giving them a combined... Read more
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CNBC
Freddie Mac is following Fannie Mae into rental market, promising affordable housingan outcry. Housing advocates and legislators questioned why the landlord, Invi
CNBC / Posted 4 days ago
an outcry. Housing advocates and legislators questioned why the landlord, Invitation Homes, which is controlled by the Blackstone Group, needed such low-cost financing, especially on the eve of an initial public offering through which... Read more
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The Irish Times
Blackstone raising at least $3bn in first Asia buyout fundBlackstone Group is seeking to raise up to $3 billion in its first Pan-Asia buy
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
Blackstone Group is seeking to raise up to $3 billion in its first Pan-Asia buyout fund for investments in sectors including high-end manufacturing and healthcare, people familiar with the plan told Reuters. Blackstone, which has significant Irish... Read more
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The Economic Times
Blackstone raising at least $3 billion in first Asia PE fundHONG KONG: Blackstone Group LP is seeking to raise up to $3 billion in its firs
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
HONG KONG: Blackstone Group LP is seeking to raise up to $3 billion in its first Pan-Asia buyout fund for investments in sectors including high-end manufacturing and healthcare, people familiar with the plan told Reuters. The New York-based firm has... Read more
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The Star
Blackstone raising at least $3 bln in first Asia PE fundHONG KONG: Blackstone Group LP is seeking to raise up to $3 billion in its firs
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
HONG KONG: Blackstone Group LP is seeking to raise up to $3 billion in its first Pan-Asia buyout fund for investments in sectors including high-end manufacturing and healthcare, people familiar with the plan told Reuters. The New York-based firm has... Read more
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Reuters
Blackstone raising at least $3 billion in first Asia PE fundHONG KONG (Reuters) - Blackstone Group LP is seeking to raise up to $3 billion
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Blackstone Group LP is seeking to raise up to $3 billion in its first Pan-Asia buyout fund for investments in sectors including high-end manufacturing and healthcare, people familiar with the plan told Reuters. The New... Read more
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The Economic Times
US, China fail to agree on trade issues, casting doubt on other issueschief executive officers from the two countries pledged to deepen their coopera
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
chief executive officers from the two countries pledged to deepen their cooperation and joint investment efforts. Led by Blackstone Group CEO Stephen Schwarzman and Alibaba Group CEO Jack Ma, a group of 20 executives said they were committing to... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Failure of US-China agreement on trade issues casts doubt on tieschief executive officers from the two countries pledged to deepen their coopera
Asian Correspondent / Posted 4 days ago
chief executive officers from the two countries pledged to deepen their cooperation and joint investment efforts. Led by Blackstone Group CEO Stephen Schwarzman and Alibaba Group CEO Jack Ma, a group of 20 executives said they were committing to... Read more
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Breitbart
GOP, Dems Plotting ‘DREAM Act’ for Illegal Aliensthe U.S., as Breitbart News reported. Trump was pushed by multinational busines
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
the U.S., as Breitbart News reported. Trump was pushed by multinational business executives like Steven Schwarzman of the Blackstone Group to keep the program running. Attorney generals from Alabama, Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Nebraska, South... Read more
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Business Standard India
KKR looks to future without Kravis, Roberts at helmat age 90 in 2015 — is the latest private equity firm to promote younger execut
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
at age 90 in 2015 — is the latest private equity firm to promote younger executives in preparation for succession. While Blackstone Group LP hasn’t shaken up its c-suite since co-founder and Senior Chairman Pete Peterson retired in 2008, it has... Read more
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Newsmax
Is Next Big Short Sale in US Retail Industry?massive economic impact . . . It is already a bad year, and it feels like it ha
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
massive economic impact . . . It is already a bad year, and it feels like it has the momentum to become something bigger.” Blackstone Group, the world’s biggest investor in real estate warned that the outlook for America’s enclosed shopping malls... Read more
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Reuters
KKR names Bae, Nuttall as co-presidents in step toward successionwill continue to serve as co-chairmen and co-chief executives, said in a statem
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
will continue to serve as co-chairmen and co-chief executives, said in a statement. Unlike publicly listed peers such as Blackstone Group LP (BX.N), Carlyle Group LP (CG.O) and Apollo Global Management LLC (APO.N), KKR has never before named a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
KKR names Bae, Nuttall as co-presidents in step toward successionwill continue to serve as co-chairmen and co-chief executives, said in a statem
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
will continue to serve as co-chairmen and co-chief executives, said in a statement. Unlike publicly listed peers such as Blackstone Group LP , Carlyle Group LP and Apollo Global Management LLC , KKR has never before named a president or someone... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chinese group bids US$11.6b for Singapore warehouse firm GLPby enterprise value. It would be the second-largest logistics deal this year a
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
by enterprise value. It would be the second-largest logistics deal this year after China Investment Corp agreed to acquire Blackstone Group LP's European logistics business for 12.25 billion euros ($13.8 billion) in June, Bloomberg said. GLP - of... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Analysts reaffirm Vivocom’s earnings estimatesinvestment approval is more permissive towards SOEs.” “As an example, China In
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 days ago
investment approval is more permissive towards SOEs.” “As an example, China Investment Corporation completed a deal with Blackstone Group to purchase Logicor for a sum of US$13.8 billion (RM58.0 billion) in early June.” “Thus, its joint-venture... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Tiny Hong Kong homes fuel storage boomPeople often complain about Hong Kong’s notoriously tiny apartments, but for in
Finance and Commerce / Posted 11 days ago
People often complain about Hong Kong’s notoriously tiny apartments, but for investors like Blackstone Group LP, opportunity can be found in small places. Welcome to the world of self storage. The majority of Hong Kong’s 7.4 million residents live... Read more
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EuroNews
First tech, now financing - U.S. shale firms get creative to pump more oilproducers that since 2015 have formed drillcos worth more than $2.05 billion. T
EuroNews / Posted 11 days ago
producers that since 2015 have formed drillcos worth more than $2.05 billion. The money has come from investors including Blackstone Group , Carlyle, KKR & Co , and others, according to 1Derrick Ltd, which tracks oilfield land deals.... Read more
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Income Investors
BX Stock: Collect a Steady Growing Dividend Yield of 7.19%of 7.19% Most investing goals can be achieved by investing in stocks with high
Income Investors / Posted 11 days ago
of 7.19% Most investing goals can be achieved by investing in stocks with high dividend yields. One such stock comes from Blackstone Group LP (NYSE:BX), which is currently offering a yield of 7.19%, or a $7,190 annual payout based on a $100,000... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
First tech, now financing: US shale firms get creative to pump more oilproducers that since 2015 have formed drillcos worth more than US$2.05 billion.
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
producers that since 2015 have formed drillcos worth more than US$2.05 billion. The money has come from investors including Blackstone Group , Carlyle, KKR & Co , and others, according to 1Derrick Ltd, which tracks oilfield land deals. PUTTING IDLE... Read more
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Reuters
First tech, now financing: U.S. shale firms get creative to pump more oilproducers that since 2015 have formed drillcos worth more than $2.05 billion. T
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
producers that since 2015 have formed drillcos worth more than $2.05 billion. The money has come from investors including Blackstone Group (BX.N), Carlyle, KKR & Co (KKR.N), and others, according to 1Derrick Ltd, which tracks oilfield land deals.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Trump's Fed nominee has history of benefiting from bailoutsjointly acquire failed lender BankUnited Inc from the Federal Deposit Insurance
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
jointly acquire failed lender BankUnited Inc from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp (FDIC), alongside private equity peers Blackstone Group LP , Centerbridge Partners LP and WL Ross & Co, as well as banker John Kanas. Months after Carlyle's equity... Read more
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Raw Story
Trump’s Fed nominee has history of benefiting from bailoutsjointly acquire failed lender BankUnited Inc from the Federal Deposit Insurance
Raw Story / Posted 12 days ago
jointly acquire failed lender BankUnited Inc from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp (FDIC), alongside private equity peers Blackstone Group LP, Centerbridge Partners LP and WL Ross & Co, as well as banker John Kanas. Months after Carlyle’s equity... Read more
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Reuters
Trump's Fed nominee has history of benefiting from bailoutsacquire failed lender BankUnited Inc (BKU.N) from the Federal Deposit Insurance
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
acquire failed lender BankUnited Inc (BKU.N) from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp (FDIC), alongside private equity peers Blackstone Group LP (BX.N), Centerbridge Partners LP and WL Ross & Co, as well as banker John Kanas. Months after Carlyle's... Read more
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The Star
China sovereign fund CIC profit rises, seeks more US direct investment16 deals worth US$5 billion last year. Last month, CIC signed the buyout of Eu
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
16 deals worth US$5 billion last year. Last month, CIC signed the buyout of European warehouse firm Logicor Ltd from Blackstone Group LP for 12.25 billion euros (US$13.95 billion), Europe’s biggest private equity real estate deal. Earlier... Read more
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Reuters
China sovereign fund CIC profit rises, seeks more U.S. direct investmentworth $5 billion last year. Last month, CIC signed the buyout of European ware
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
worth $5 billion last year. Last month, CIC signed the buyout of European warehouse firm Logicor Ltd [IPO-LOG.L] from Blackstone Group LP for 12.25 billion euros ($13.95 billion), Europe's biggest private equity real estate deal. Earlier this... Read more
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Boston Globe
Apollo makes $1.1 billion wager that golf remains a cash cowThe pool, the firm’s ninth, will be the largest ever raised by a private equity
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
The pool, the firm’s ninth, will be the largest ever raised by a private equity firm if it exceeds the $21.7 billion that Blackstone Group LP gathered for its fifth pool from 2005 to 2007. ‘We plan to leverage Apollo’s resources and expertise... Read more
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The Economic Times
Global carriers, PE firms join race to acquire 24 per cent stake in Jet AirwaysMUMBAI | NEW DELHI: Global carriers Lufthansa and Air France-KLM, and bulge-bra
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
MUMBAI | NEW DELHI: Global carriers Lufthansa and Air France-KLM, and bulge-bracket private equity funds such as Blackstone Group, KKR & Co and TPG Capital have joined the race along with US airline Delta to invest around $200-250 million in India's... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Apollo makes $1.1 billion wager on golfThe pool, the firm’s ninth, will be the largest ever raised by a private equity
Finance and Commerce / Posted 14 days ago
The pool, the firm’s ninth, will be the largest ever raised by a private equity firm if it exceeds the $21.7 billion that Blackstone Group LP gathered for its fifth pool from 2005 to 2007. Apollo, led by founders Leon Black, Josh Harris and Marc... Read more
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FOX Business
Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LPliquidity and demand for both infrastructure equity and debt investments." For
FOX Business / Posted 14 days ago
liquidity and demand for both infrastructure equity and debt investments." For example, private-equity juggernaut Blackstone Group(NYSE: BX) recently launched a $40 billion infrastructure investment vehicle and has already secured a $20... Read more
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FOX Business
Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LPliquidity and demand for both infrastructure equity and debt investments." For
FOX Business / Posted 14 days ago
liquidity and demand for both infrastructure equity and debt investments." For example, private-equity juggernaut Blackstone Group(NYSE: BX) recently launched a $40 billion infrastructure investment vehicle and has already secured a $20... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Las Vegas' Cosmopolitan raises stakes with million-dollar suitesVegas have been vacant since the day the casino opened in 2010. But as part of
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
Vegas have been vacant since the day the casino opened in 2010. But as part of a five-year capital investment plan by the Blackstone Group that shifts the hotel's focus from culinary destination to stylish casino hotspot, they've finally been... Read more
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CNBC
How a home bargain became a ‘pain in the butt,’ and worsefor deeds as "gambling money." Harbour has used Incenter, a service provider t
CNBC / Posted 17 days ago
for deeds as "gambling money." Harbour has used Incenter, a service provider to mortgage lenders and an affiliate of the Blackstone Group, to assist with the sales. Cincinnati is not the only city struggling to follow the daisy chain of property... Read more
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Market Watch
Aecom buying Shimmick in $175 million West Coast construction dealin the infrastructure sector, as well as new interest from investors, including
Market Watch / Posted 18 days ago
in the infrastructure sector, as well as new interest from investors, including a planned $100 billion fund from Blackstone Group LP. In California and Washington, voters have passed ballot measures that call for nearly $180 billion in... Read more
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New York Post
Media mogul scoops up roomy Tribeca pad for $7MYorker said. The founder of Niche Media, Binn sold his Laight Street digs to J
New York Post / Posted 18 days ago
Yorker said. The founder of Niche Media, Binn sold his Laight Street digs to J. Tomilson Hill III, the Vice Chairman of Blackstone Group, according to city property records. Hill bought the sprawling pad for his fashionably inclined... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Hotel del Coronado in San Diego is becoming a HiltonSilicon Valley. Others include the Boulders Resort in Arizona, the Darcy in Wa
Los Angeles Times / Posted 18 days ago
Silicon Valley. Others include the Boulders Resort in Arizona, the Darcy in Washington, and the Renwick in New York. The Blackstone Group will remain owner of the Hotel del Coronado but will rely on Hilton to manage it. Hilton will be replacing... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Hilton to manage California's landmark Hotel del CoronadoIt was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1977. Hilton replaces KSL Re
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 18 days ago
It was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1977. Hilton replaces KSL Resorts, which has managed the hotel since 2003. The property is owned by the Blackstone Group. Information from: The San Diego Union-Tribune, http://www.utsand... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Hilton to manage California's landmark Hotel del CoronadoIt was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1977. Hilton replaces KSL Re
Connecticut Post / Posted 18 days ago
It was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1977. Hilton replaces KSL Resorts, which has managed the hotel since 2003. The property is owned by the Blackstone Group. Information from: The San Diego Union-Tribune, http://www.utsand... Read more
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