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Reuters
Investment firm Angelo, Gordon lays framework for successionOfficer Josh Baumgarten, and Adam Schwartz, who heads the U.S. and European rea
Investment firm Angelo, Gordon lays framework for succession
Reuters / Posted yesterday
Officer Josh Baumgarten, and Adam Schwartz, who heads the U.S. and European real estate business. Baumgarten joined from Blackstone Group earlier this year. Angelo, Gordon keeps a relatively low profile but is well known for its credit, real... Read more
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NBC News
Former top BofA female banker settles 'bro's club' bias lawsuitthat he knew Citibank wanted, and rigging a debt auction to favor a hedge fund
Former top BofA female banker settles 'bro's club' bias lawsuit
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
that he knew Citibank wanted, and rigging a debt auction to favor a hedge fund client at the expense of private equity firm Blackstone Group LP. Prior to suing, Messina had been offered an "enhanced severance package of $500,000" to leave, so long... Read more
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Daily Herald
Big Apple skyscraper gets windows made in South BendAbout two years ago, samples of Thermolite windows were installed in part of th
Big Apple skyscraper gets windows made in South Bend
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
About two years ago, samples of Thermolite windows were installed in part of the building. The building is owned by the Blackstone Group, a firm based in New York City. It remains to be seen what owners will do with the building, which was... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Big Apple skyscraper gets windows made in South BendAbout two years ago, samples of Thermolite windows were installed in part of th
Big Apple skyscraper gets windows made in South Bend
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
About two years ago, samples of Thermolite windows were installed in part of the building. The building is owned by the Blackstone Group, a firm based in New York City. It remains to be seen what owners will do with the building, which was... Read more
3d
Finance and Commerce
Blackstone to pay $1.5 billion for warehousesBlackstone Group LP agreed to buy 46 industrial properties in the U.S. from LBA
Blackstone to pay $1.5 billion for warehouses
Finance and Commerce / Posted 3 days ago
Blackstone Group LP agreed to buy 46 industrial properties in the U.S. from LBA Realty LLC for $1.5 billion as it steps up investments in stable, income-producing real estate with low risk, said a person with knowledge of the transaction. The... Read more
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FOX Business
Former Top Bofa Female Banker Settles 'bro's Club' Bias Lawsuitthat he knew Citibank wanted, and rigging a debt auction to favor a hedge fund
Former Top Bofa Female Banker Settles 'bro's Club' Bias Lawsuit
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
that he knew Citibank wanted, and rigging a debt auction to favor a hedge fund client at the expense of private equity firm Blackstone Group LP . Prior to suing, Messina had been offered an "enhanced severance package of $500,000" to leave, so long... Read more
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FOX Business
Former Top Bofa Female Banker Settles 'bro's Club' Bias Lawsuitthat he knew Citibank wanted, and rigging a debt auction to favor a hedge fund
Former Top Bofa Female Banker Settles 'bro's Club' Bias Lawsuit
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
that he knew Citibank wanted, and rigging a debt auction to favor a hedge fund client at the expense of private equity firm Blackstone Group LP . Prior to suing, Messina had been offered an "enhanced severance package of $500,000" to leave, so long... Read more
4 related stories
3d
Channel NewsAsia
Former top BofA female banker settles 'bro's club' bias lawsuitthat he knew Citibank wanted, and rigging a debt auction to favor a hedge fund
Former top BofA female banker settles 'bro's club' bias lawsuit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
that he knew Citibank wanted, and rigging a debt auction to favor a hedge fund client at the expense of private equity firm Blackstone Group LP . Prior to suing, Messina had been offered an "enhanced severance package of US$500,000" to leave, so... Read more
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3d
Web Host Industry Review
Host Europe Owner Said to Revive Sale Following Brexit Delaylast month that the company would look at a hosting firm if one came on the mar
Host Europe Owner Said to Revive Sale Following Brexit Delay
Web Host Industry Review / Posted 3 days ago
last month that the company would look at a hosting firm if one came on the market. Buyout funds Hellman & Friedman and Blackstone Group LP may also consider a bid, people with knowledge of the plans said in June. Host Europe reported adjusted... Read more
4d
The Economic Times
World's largest private equity manager Blackstone enters retailing spaceMUMBAI: The world's largest private equity manager Blackstone Group has entered
World's largest private equity manager Blackstone enters retailing space
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
MUMBAI: The world's largest private equity manager Blackstone Group has entered India's retailing sector by setting up a fully owned subsidiary Nexus Malls. The new entity will own and manage shopping centres in Asia's third largest economy with a... Read more
5d
Finance and Commerce
Shadow lenders step in for regulated banksmay be seen as too speculative for banks. With banking regulators warning of a
Shadow lenders step in for regulated banks
Finance and Commerce / Posted 5 days ago
may be seen as too speculative for banks. With banking regulators warning of a potential real estate bubble, firms such as Blackstone Group LP and Starwood Property Trust Inc. stand to become an even larger force in the market. So-called shadow... Read more
9d
Providence Business News
Private equity snapping up unloved plants in tough power marketslump in U.S. electricity markets are snapping up generators from risk-averse p
Private equity snapping up unloved plants in tough power market
Providence Business News / Posted 9 days ago
slump in U.S. electricity markets are snapping up generators from risk-averse power companies. In the latest example, Blackstone Group LP and ArcLight Capital Partners LLC said Wednesday they had formed a joint venture to buy four power plants... Read more
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10d
The Globe and Mail
Blackstone, ArcLight to buy AEP plants for $2.2-billionone of the largest electricity generators in the United States, agreed to sell
Blackstone, ArcLight to buy AEP plants for $2.2-billion
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
one of the largest electricity generators in the United States, agreed to sell a set of power plants in the Midwest to Blackstone Group LP and ArcLight Capital Partners LLC for $2.17-billion (U.S.). The private-equity firms have formed a joint... Read more
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10d
Variety
Scott Cooper’s ‘Hostiles’ Finds New Frontiers Outside the Studio Systemof Oracle billionaire Larry Ellison), Molly Smith (daughter of FedEx CEO Freder
Scott Cooper’s ‘Hostiles’ Finds New Frontiers Outside the Studio System
Variety / Posted 10 days ago
of Oracle billionaire Larry Ellison), Molly Smith (daughter of FedEx CEO Frederick Smith), and Teddy Schwarzman (son of Blackstone Group founder Stephen A. Schwarzman) becomes increasingly important. “It’s a real treasure trove — a handful of... Read more
10d
New Haven Independent
Moat Votewhere 5 feet is required. Thanks to a $150 million gift from hedge funder and
Moat Vote
New Haven Independent / Posted 10 days ago
where 5 feet is required. Thanks to a $150 million gift from hedge funder and Yale alumnus Stephen Schwarzman, CEO of the Blackstone Group (estimated net worth: 10.3 billion), the university is expanding the first floor of its Commons dining hall... Read more
10d
Sarawak Report
Not So 'Untouchable'!from a BVI account called Blackstone Asia Real Estate Partnership, which in fac
Not So 'Untouchable'!
Sarawak Report / Posted 10 days ago
from a BVI account called Blackstone Asia Real Estate Partnership, which in fact had nothing to do with the globally known Blackstone Group. If so, then Ambroisien has in his battle with the bank drawn in a far wider group of people who actively... Read more
11d
The Columbus Dispatch
AEP set to sell 4 power plants for $2.1 billion, report saysexposure to the risks of the state's deregulated electricity market. The buyer
AEP set to sell 4 power plants for $2.1 billion, report says
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
exposure to the risks of the state's deregulated electricity market. The buyers reportedly are two private-equity firms, Blackstone Group and ArcLight Capital Partners, who will pay $2.1 billion, according to the Wall Street Journal. AEP would... Read more
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11d
Hindustantimes.com
In UK, Indian-origin man swears oath of allegiance to the Queen on Rig Vedathe West. Gadhia, board member of UK Government Investments Limited and former
In UK, Indian-origin man swears oath of allegiance to the Queen on Rig Veda
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
the West. Gadhia, board member of UK Government Investments Limited and formerly managing director at private equity firm Blackstone Group, is well known in British Indian circles as a leading Conservative party donor. He had played an active role... Read more
12d
Boston Globe
Thoma Bravo raises $7.6b for acquisitionsbillion in investor capital. The firm and buyout peer GTCR were formed in 1998
Thoma Bravo raises $7.6b for acquisitions
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
billion in investor capital. The firm and buyout peer GTCR were formed in 1998 when Golder Thoma split into two companies. Blackstone Group LP, the largest private equity manager, finished raising $18 billion for its most recent fund last year. TPG... Read more
14d
News.com.au
US tycoon launches China scholars projectbeen raised from private sources, including a $US100 million gift from Schwarzm
US tycoon launches China scholars project
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
been raised from private sources, including a $US100 million gift from Schwarzman, a co-founder of the private equity Blackstone Group. Students will live in China's Schwarzman College, which is based on residential buildings at Yale,... Read more
15d
San Francisco Chronicle
US tycoon's China scholars project opens doors in BeijingFormer Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, right, talks with Stephen Schwarzm
US tycoon's China scholars project opens doors in Beijing
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
Former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, right, talks with Stephen Schwarzman, left, founder and CEO of the Blackstone Group, and Chinese Vice Premier Liu Yandong, second from left, as he arrives for a group photo at Tsinghua University in... Read more
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15d
Channel NewsAsia
Blackstone's Schwarzman launches ambitious scholars program in ChinaBEIJING: When Blackstone Group Co-founder and Chief Executive Stephen Schwarzma
Blackstone's Schwarzman launches ambitious scholars program in China
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
BEIJING: When Blackstone Group Co-founder and Chief Executive Stephen Schwarzman was asked by the president of China's elite Tsinghua University to design a major initiative for the school, the private equity billionaire decided to aim high. His... Read more
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15d
Reuters
Blackstone's Schwarzman launches ambitious scholars program in ChinaMilken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., May 3, 2
Blackstone's Schwarzman launches ambitious scholars program in China
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., May 3, 2016. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson BEIJING When Blackstone Group Co-founder and Chief Executive Stephen Schwarzman was asked by the president of China's elite Tsinghua... Read more
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16d
DMNews
Zeta's Nimeroff Enjoys the Art and Science of AnalyticsAIG, Toys R US, UPS, and Progressive. Zeta Interactive just raised $45 million
Zeta's Nimeroff Enjoys the Art and Science of Analytics
DMNews / Posted 16 days ago
AIG, Toys R US, UPS, and Progressive. Zeta Interactive just raised $45 million from GSO Capital Partners (a unit of Blackstone Group) and PNC Bank. The company provides “actionable data, advanced analytics and machine learning to help brands... Read more
16d
Stamford Advocate
The little guys are winning on Wall Streetlist and was ranked second in client interaction and third in the ability to ch
The little guys are winning on Wall Street
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
list and was ranked second in client interaction and third in the ability to challenge. PJT Partners, which spun off from Blackstone Group last October, was No. 10 on Vault's list. It was rated the best banking firm for client interaction and the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The little guys are winning on Wall Streetlist and was ranked second in client interaction and third in the ability to ch
The little guys are winning on Wall Street
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 days ago
list and was ranked second in client interaction and third in the ability to challenge. PJT Partners, which spun off from Blackstone Group last October, was No. 10 on Vault's list. It was rated the best banking firm for client interaction and the... Read more
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Business Insider
The little guys are winning on Wall Streetlist, and was ranked No.2 for client interaction and No. 3 for the ability to c
The little guys are winning on Wall Street
Business Insider / Posted 16 days ago
list, and was ranked No.2 for client interaction and No. 3 for the ability to challenge. PJT Partners, which spun off from Blackstone Group last October, was No. 10 on Vault's list. It was No.1 for best banking firm for client interaction and No. 3... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Developer Wexford spins off as independent companyassets of BioMed Realty L.P., an affiliate of Blackstone Real Estate Partners V
Developer Wexford spins off as independent company
Baltimore Sun / Posted 16 days ago
assets of BioMed Realty L.P., an affiliate of Blackstone Real Estate Partners VIII L.P., Wexford announced Thursday. The Blackstone Group, a New York-based investment firm, acquired Biomed Realty in an $8 billion deal earlier this year. Now... Read more
16d
Newsmax
Wall Street on Alert to Danger of Donating to Trump-Pence Ticketpension, as his running mate. The Indiana system works with more than 50 large
Wall Street on Alert to Danger of Donating to Trump-Pence Ticket
Newsmax / Posted 16 days ago
pension, as his running mate. The Indiana system works with more than 50 large asset managers including BlackRock Inc., Blackstone Group LP and Bridgewater Associates, according to retirement plan documents. If the firms or employees donate to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Wall Street on alert to danger of donating to Trump-Pence ticketpension, as his running mate. The Indiana system works with more than 50 large
Wall Street on alert to danger of donating to Trump-Pence ticket
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
pension, as his running mate. The Indiana system works with more than 50 large asset managers including BlackRock Inc., Blackstone Group and Bridgewater Associates, according to retirement plan documents. If the firms or employees donate to the... Read more
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18d
Finance and Commerce
San Francisco housing frenzy shifts to OaklandInc. are moving in — helping to fuel a 43 percent jump in office rents in two y
San Francisco housing frenzy shifts to Oakland
Finance and Commerce / Posted 18 days ago
Inc. are moving in — helping to fuel a 43 percent jump in office rents in two years — while big investors including Blackstone Group LP and Boston Properties Inc. are putting money into residential projects in the city. “Oakland is the... Read more
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The Columbian
Amsterdam’s ‘Williamsburg’ lures hipsters with cheap rents in waterfront arearesidents to brave the bottlenecked journey across the IJ river in search of be
Amsterdam’s ‘Williamsburg’ lures hipsters with cheap rents in waterfront area
The Columbian / Posted 20 days ago
residents to brave the bottlenecked journey across the IJ river in search of better values or lower rents. Firms including Blackstone Group LP and Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. have recently invested in condominiums, hotels and a shopping mall... Read more
22d
AllAfrica.com
Jubilee Buys U.S.$54 Million Extra Shares in Bujagali Power PlantIndustrial Promotion Services (Kenya) Limited and Jubilee. The other group is
Jubilee Buys U.S.$54 Million Extra Shares in Bujagali Power Plant
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Industrial Promotion Services (Kenya) Limited and Jubilee. The other group is led by New York-based asset manager Blackstone Group which has also co-invested with its associates Reservoir Capital and Sithe Global which is now selling its... Read more
23d
The Economic Times
Ten stocks in focus on Friday, 02 September 2016to consume the quantity and huge unsold stocks are a testimony to it. Mphasis:
Ten stocks in focus on Friday, 02 September 2016
The Economic Times / Posted 23 days ago
to consume the quantity and huge unsold stocks are a testimony to it. Mphasis: World's largest alternate asset manager, Blackstone Group has concluded its acquisition of a controlling 60.5 per cent stake in IT services firm Mphasis from... Read more
23d
The Economic Times
Blackstone, HP wrap up $1-billion Mphasis dealMUMBAI: World's largest alternate asset manager, Blackstone Group has concluded
Blackstone, HP wrap up $1-billion Mphasis deal
The Economic Times / Posted 23 days ago
MUMBAI: World's largest alternate asset manager, Blackstone Group has concluded its acquisition of a controlling 60.5 per cent stake in IT services firm Mphasis from Hewlett-Packard Enterprise (HPE). HP is expected to make a formal filing later... Read more
23d
CNBC
Apple CEO's Zeta Interactive raises $45 millionfinancing, structured in the form of debt, was provided by investors including
Apple CEO's Zeta Interactive raises $45 million
CNBC / Posted 23 days ago
financing, structured in the form of debt, was provided by investors including GSO Capital Partners (a unit of Blackstone Group) and PNC Bank, Sculley said in an interview on Wednesday. Last year, GSO led a $125 million equity... Read more
24d
Fortune
Goldman Sachs Reportedly Lost Out on a $1.8 Billion Investmentfrom a Swedish pension fund, Alecta. But a pricing disagreement caused the dea
Goldman Sachs Reportedly Lost Out on a $1.8 Billion Investment
Fortune / Posted 24 days ago
from a Swedish pension fund, Alecta. But a pricing disagreement caused the deal to fall apart—leaving the door open for Blackstone Group, who swooped in to nab the assets for $1.8 billion, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the... Read more
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Business Wire
James F. Albaugh Appointed to Harris Corporation Board of Directors; Roger B. Fradin Nominated for Election to BoardAlbaugh, 66, is a senior adviser to Perella Weinberg Partners. He served as sen
James F. Albaugh Appointed to Harris Corporation Board of Directors; Roger B. Fradin Nominated for Election to Board
Business Wire / Posted 24 days ago
Albaugh, 66, is a senior adviser to Perella Weinberg Partners. He served as senior advisor to The Blackstone Group from December 2012 to July 2016. Prior to that, he had a 37-year career at Boeing, where he held various leadership positions,... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Goldman Sachs said to have lost $1.8 billion deal to Blackstoneoriginal winner of Alecta’s U.S. real estate sale before the transaction fell a
Goldman Sachs said to have lost $1.8 billion deal to Blackstone
Crain's New York Business / Posted 25 days ago
original winner of Alecta’s U.S. real estate sale before the transaction fell apart amid a disagreement over terms, leading Blackstone Group LP to prevail with a $1.8 billion deal, said people with knowledge of the matter. Goldman Sachs was... Read more
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25d
Finance and Commerce
Amsterdam’s ‘Williamsburg’ lures hipsters with cheap waterfrontresidents to brave the bottlenecked journey across the IJ river in search of be
Amsterdam’s ‘Williamsburg’ lures hipsters with cheap waterfront
Finance and Commerce / Posted 25 days ago
residents to brave the bottlenecked journey across the IJ river in search of better values or lower rents. Firms including Blackstone Group LP and Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. have recently invested in condominiums, hotels and a shopping mall... Read more
25d
Crain's New York Business
Blackstone said to be considering $3.6 billion bid for German landlordBlackstone Group LP is considering a bid for OfficeFirst, the German landlord t
Blackstone said to be considering $3.6 billion bid for German landlord
Crain's New York Business / Posted 25 days ago
Blackstone Group LP is considering a bid for OfficeFirst, the German landlord that holds $3.6 billion of commercial properties, according to a person with knowledge of the plan. IVG Immobilien AG, which owns OfficeFirst, may agree to the sale and... Read more
25d
NBC News
What we found reading 3,721 pages of Clinton's schedulea five minute "courtesy call" and held an off-the-record breakfast discussion w
What we found reading 3,721 pages of Clinton's schedule
NBC News / Posted 25 days ago
a five minute "courtesy call" and held an off-the-record breakfast discussion with CEOs including Stephen Schwarzman of the Blackstone Group, James Tisch of Loews Corp., Indra Nooyi of PepsiCo and Howard Schultz of Starbucks. President Barack Obama... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Deals freeze up in Australia's lucrative office marketsthe first half was Investa Property Group's purchase of a Sydney office block f
Deals freeze up in Australia's lucrative office markets
Brisbane Times / Posted 26 days ago
the first half was Investa Property Group's purchase of a Sydney office block for $447.4 million. Last year's largest transaction was a $663.8 million purchase of an office block in Melbourne by Blackstone Group. Source: Real Capital Analytics,... Read more
26d
Business Wire
KKR Expands Asia Pacific Leadership Team With New Appointments in China, Korea, and Singaporein the summer as a Managing Director leading KKR’s Real Estate business in Grea
KKR Expands Asia Pacific Leadership Team With New Appointments in China, Korea, and Singapore
Business Wire / Posted 26 days ago
in the summer as a Managing Director leading KKR’s Real Estate business in Greater China. Mr. Yang was previously with The Blackstone Group, where he was a leader of Blackstone’s China team for the last nine years, helping to establish the firm's... Read more
26d
The Age
Deals freeze up in Australia's lucrative office marketsthe first half was Investa Property Group's purchase of a Sydney office block f
Deals freeze up in Australia's lucrative office markets
The Age / Posted 26 days ago
the first half was Investa Property Group's purchase of a Sydney office block for $447.4 million. Last year's largest transaction was a $663.8 million purchase of an office block in Melbourne by Blackstone Group. Source: Real Capital Analytics,... Read more
27d
Crain's New York Business
Blackstone exploring sale of $11 billion industrial-property portfolio in EuropeBlackstone Group is exploring a sale of its European industrial-property unit L
Blackstone exploring sale of $11 billion industrial-property portfolio in Europe
Crain's New York Business / Posted 27 days ago
Blackstone Group is exploring a sale of its European industrial-property unit Logicor in a deal that could value the company at more than $11 billion including debt, two people with knowledge of the matter said. Blackstone may decide on whether to... Read more
29d
Zero Hedge
August 26warnings he could lose core supporters if he abandons the signature issue of hi
August 26
Zero Hedge / Posted 29 days ago
warnings he could lose core supporters if he abandons the signature issue of his campaign. http://on.wsj.com/2bEaJea - Blackstone Group said Thursday that it has agreed to invest $1.5 billion in a pair of drilling deals in West Texas. One came... Read more
30d
The Register NorthJersey.com
AEP of Montvale agrees to be bought for $765 millionwhich makes materials used in products ranging from diapers to disinfectant wip
AEP of Montvale agrees to be bought for $765 million
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 30 days ago
which makes materials used in products ranging from diapers to disinfectant wipes, for about $2.45 billion in cash from Blackstone Group LP. AEP operates 14 manufacturing facilities in the United States and Canada and has about 2,600 employees.... Read more

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