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Stamford Advocate
A couple quit their high-paying corporate jobs to go on an epic 38,000-mile, 16-month road tripCitigroup in New York as a high-yield credit-research analyst for four years be
A couple quit their high-paying corporate jobs to go on an epic 38,000-mile, 16-month road trip
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Citigroup in New York as a high-yield credit-research analyst for four years before moving to Apple. Celnik worked at the Blackstone Group, also in New York, for almost three years before moving over to Soros Fund Management. "While leaving our... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A couple quit their high-paying corporate jobs to go on an epic 38,000-mile, 16-month road tripCitigroup in New York as a high-yield credit-research analyst for four years be
A couple quit their high-paying corporate jobs to go on an epic 38,000-mile, 16-month road trip
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
Citigroup in New York as a high-yield credit-research analyst for four years before moving to Apple. Celnik worked at the Blackstone Group, also in New York, for almost three years before moving over to Soros Fund Management. "While leaving our... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
A couple quit their high-paying corporate jobs to go on an epic 38,000-mile, 16-month road tripCitigroup in New York as a high-yield credit-research analyst for four years be
A couple quit their high-paying corporate jobs to go on an epic 38,000-mile, 16-month road trip
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Citigroup in New York as a high-yield credit-research analyst for four years before moving to Apple. Celnik worked at the Blackstone Group, also in New York, for almost three years before moving over to Soros Fund Management. "While leaving our... Read more
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Accounting Today
Mr. Higher-Tax-on-Carried-Interest Goes to Washingtonon Capitol Hill around the time that Stephen Schwarzman, the billionaire chairm
Mr. Higher-Tax-on-Carried-Interest Goes to Washington
Accounting Today / Posted 3 days ago
on Capitol Hill around the time that Stephen Schwarzman, the billionaire chairman and chief executive officer of the Blackstone Group LP, made headlines with a multimillion-dollar birthday bash in February 2007. The event cast an... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Bunnings’ new $2 billion rivalCapital Partners, the private equity group behind the Dick Smith float, is also
Bunnings’ new $2 billion rival
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Capital Partners, the private equity group behind the Dick Smith float, is also understood to have bid for HTH, along with Blackstone Group and a syndicate led by two former HTH executives. FRANCHISEES MAY REVOLT If it is the successful bidder... Read more
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Newsmax
Byron Wien: S&P Poised to Plunge 6 Percent or More by Year's EndBlackstone Group strategist and investment icon Byron Wien warns investors not
Byron Wien: S&P Poised to Plunge 6 Percent or More by Year's End
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
Blackstone Group strategist and investment icon Byron Wien warns investors not to get too excited over the stock market hitting record highs because a big plunge looms on the horizon. "I think this is going to be a down year for the market. … I... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Bunnings’ new $2 billion rivalCapital Partners, the private equity group behind the Dick Smith float, is also
Bunnings’ new $2 billion rival
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
Capital Partners, the private equity group behind the Dick Smith float, is also understood to have bid for HTH, along with Blackstone Group and a syndicate led by two former HTH executives. FRANCHISEES MAY REVOLT If it is the successful bidder... Read more
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Perth Now
Bunnings’ new $2 billion rivalCapital Partners, the private equity group behind the Dick Smith float, is also
Bunnings’ new $2 billion rival
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
Capital Partners, the private equity group behind the Dick Smith float, is also understood to have bid for HTH, along with Blackstone Group and a syndicate led by two former HTH executives. FRANCHISEES MAY REVOLT If it is the successful bidder... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Blackstone’s profit rises on real estate salesBlackstone Group LP, the world’s largest manager of alternative assets, said se
Blackstone’s profit rises on real estate sales
Finance and Commerce / Posted 4 days ago
Blackstone Group LP, the world’s largest manager of alternative assets, said second-quarter profit rose 2 percent as it earned more from real estate sales and its credit portfolio gained. Economic net income, a measure of earnings that reflects both... Read more
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Island Packet
Blackstone Group tops Street 2Q forecastsBlackstone Group L.P. (BX) on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $198
Blackstone Group tops Street 2Q forecasts
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
Blackstone Group L.P. (BX) on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $198.6 million. On a per-share basis, the New York-based company said it had profit of 30 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 44 cents per share. The... Read more
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Reuters
Blackstone earnings beat forecasts on real estate, energyof Blackstone, speaks at the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hill
Blackstone earnings beat forecasts on real estate, energy
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
of Blackstone, speaks at the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., May 3, 2016. NEW YORK Blackstone Group LP (BX.N), the world's largest alternative asset manager, reported higher-than-expected economic net income... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Blackstone earnings beat forecasts on real estate, energyNEW YORK: Blackstone Group LP , the world's largest alternative asset manager,
Blackstone earnings beat forecasts on real estate, energy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
NEW YORK: Blackstone Group LP , the world's largest alternative asset manager, reported higher-than-expected economic net income of 44 cents per share for the second quarter, helped by strong real estate investments and a rebound in energy... Read more
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Business Wire
Jeffrey Johnson Joins Prescient’s Boardwas the largest publicly traded REIT and owner/manager of office properties in
Jeffrey Johnson Joins Prescient’s Board
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
was the largest publicly traded REIT and owner/manager of office properties in the United States when it was acquired by Blackstone Group for $39 billion in 2007. During his tenure at Equity Office, Johnson served as Chief Investment Officer,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Vanke seals deal with Blackstone, chips in US$583 millionHONG KONG: Developer China Vanke Co Ltd said on Thursday it and its partners ha
Vanke seals deal with Blackstone, chips in US$583 million
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
HONG KONG: Developer China Vanke Co Ltd said on Thursday it and its partners have sealed a US$1.9 billion deal with Blackstone Group LP and third parties, with itself putting in 3.89 billion yuan (US$583.02 million) to buy their property firms. The... Read more
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Reuters
Vanke seals deal with Blackstone, chips in $583 millionThe ticker and trading information for Blackstone Group is displayed at the pos
Vanke seals deal with Blackstone, chips in $583 million
Reuters / Posted 4 days 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) April 4, 2016. Signs show the direction of Vanke group headquarters and Shenzhen Vanke Real Estate... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Assigns Final Ratings to Waldorf Astoria Boca Raton Trust 2016-BOCA Commercial Mtge P-T Ctfsby the fee and leasehold interests in the 1,047-room Waldorf Astoria Boca Raton
Fitch Assigns Final Ratings to Waldorf Astoria Boca Raton Trust 2016-BOCA Commercial Mtge P-T Ctfs
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
by the fee and leasehold interests in the 1,047-room Waldorf Astoria Boca Raton Resort & Club. The loan is sponsored by the Blackstone Group, L.P. (Blackstone). The loan was co-originated by JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association (rated... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New Whataburger, Taco Bell locations heading to San Antonioparent company, have each entered bids for CST, Reuters reported in June. A con
New Whataburger, Taco Bell locations heading to San Antonio
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
parent company, have each entered bids for CST, Reuters reported in June. A consortium of private equity firms including Blackstone Group and Apollo Capital Management also offered to buy CST. CST is reportedly considering another round of offers... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Bayview's Residential & Small Balance Commercial Servicer Ratings; Outlook Stableis the servicing arm of BAM, which was created in October 2008 with Blackstone
Fitch Affirms Bayview's Residential & Small Balance Commercial Servicer Ratings; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
is the servicing arm of BAM, which was created in October 2008 with Blackstone Capital Partners, an affiliate of The Blackstone Group, holding a minority ownership interest. The parent is a privately held fund management business involved in... Read more
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Market Watch
Blackstone may spin off single-family rental unit into REIT, report saysA "For Rent" sign by Huber Home Rentals. Blackstone Group LP may take one of i
Blackstone may spin off single-family rental unit into REIT, report says
Market Watch / Posted 7 days ago
A "For Rent" sign by Huber Home Rentals. Blackstone Group LP may take one of its divisions focused on single-family rentals public in the first half of 2017, according to a published report. Invitation Homes currently oversees about 50,000... Read more
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Business Wire
Hudson Pacific Properties Announces Primary Offering Of Common Stock To Fund Repurchase Of Common Units And Secondary Offering Of Common Stock By Selling Stockholderspartnership, Hudson Pacific Properties, L.P. (the “Operating Partnership”), fro
Hudson Pacific Properties Announces Primary Offering Of Common Stock To Fund Repurchase Of Common Units And Secondary Offering Of Common Stock By Selling Stockholders
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
partnership, Hudson Pacific Properties, L.P. (the “Operating Partnership”), from certain entities affiliated with The Blackstone Group L.P. (collectively, “Blackstone”), and 97,686 common units of limited partnership interest in the Operating... Read more
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Business Insider
BYRON WIEN: There's going to be an earnings problem throughout 2016Byron Wien, vice chairman and investing guru at Blackstone Group, thinks that t
BYRON WIEN: There's going to be an earnings problem throughout 2016
Business Insider / Posted 10 days ago
Byron Wien, vice chairman and investing guru at Blackstone Group, thinks that the market will look pretty bleak for the rest of the year. "We are having a profit problem in the US this year, and I think you'll see it," Wien said in a webcast on... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Private Equity Industry Offers Intelligence-Insulting Defenses for Long-Standing Grifting Due to Refusal to Register as Broker-Dealersthem, CalSTRS professes ignorance. Finally, the article closes by noting: “KKR
Private Equity Industry Offers Intelligence-Insulting Defenses for Long-Standing Grifting Due to Refusal to Register as Broker-Dealers
Naked Capitalism / Posted 11 days ago
them, CalSTRS professes ignorance. Finally, the article closes by noting: “KKR, Apollo Global Management LLC, TPG and The Blackstone Group all have registered as broker-dealers.” While it does not say so explicitly, the implication is that these... Read more
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Business Wire
Summit Materials Prices Secondary Offering of Common Stockoffering of 12.5 million shares of Class A common stock by certain selling stoc
Summit Materials Prices Secondary Offering of Common Stock
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
offering of 12.5 million shares of Class A common stock by certain selling stockholders, including affiliates of The Blackstone Group L.P., at a public offering price of $20.75 per share. The offering is expected to close on July 19, 2016,... Read more
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CNBC
Best REIT in the gameagain! Jim Cramer rang the lightning round bell, which means he gave his take o
Best REIT in the game
CNBC / Posted 11 days ago
again! Jim Cramer rang the lightning round bell, which means he gave his take on caller favorite stocks at rapid speed: Blackstone Group: "BX or KKR, we could be talking to any one of these companies. They all need to have some equity offerings... Read more
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CNBC
The group that can make or break the marketwe make money on each transaction — which is sort of a novel thing when it come
The group that can make or break the market
CNBC / Posted 11 days ago
we make money on each transaction — which is sort of a novel thing when it comes to start-ups these days," Bladow said. Blackstone Group: "BX or KKR, we could be talking to any one of these companies. They all need to have some equity offerings... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Why Irving-based Michaels shares may open lower Wednesdayretailer's majority shareholders are selling 11 million shares. Michaels was ta
Why Irving-based Michaels shares may open lower Wednesday
Dallas Morning News / Posted 12 days ago
retailer's majority shareholders are selling 11 million shares. Michaels was taken private in 2006 by Bain Capital and Blackstone Group through a $6 billion leveraged buyout. Two years ago, when Michaels went public again, Bain and Blackstone... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Vanke, partners in talks to pay Blackstone US$1.9 billion for property firmsHONG KONG: China Vanke Co Ltd said it and partners are in talks to acquire some
Vanke, partners in talks to pay Blackstone US$1.9 billion for property firms
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
HONG KONG: China Vanke Co Ltd said it and partners are in talks to acquire some commercial property firms from Blackstone Group LP and other third parties for 12.9 billion yuan (US$1.9 billion). The disclosure is a more detailed response by Vanke,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China Vanke, partners plan to pay Blackstone US$1.9 billion for property firmsHONG KONG: China Vanke Co Ltd said it and partners planned to pay Blackstone Gr
China Vanke, partners plan to pay Blackstone US$1.9 billion for property firms
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
HONG KONG: China Vanke Co Ltd said it and partners planned to pay Blackstone Group L.P. and other third parties 12.9 billion yuan (US$1.9 billion) to acquire some commercial property firms. The country's largest listed property developer said in a... Read more
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Reuters
China Vanke, partners plan to pay Blackstone $1.9 billion for property firmsChina's Guangdong province, November 2, 2015. HONG KONG China Vanke Co Ltd (22
China Vanke, partners plan to pay Blackstone $1.9 billion for property firms
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
China's Guangdong province, November 2, 2015. HONG KONG China Vanke Co Ltd (2202.HK) said it and partners planned to pay Blackstone Group L.P. (BX.N) and other third parties 12.9 billion yuan ($1.9 billion) to acquire some commercial property... Read more
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Business Standard India
Talent agency WME-IMG to buy mixed martial arts group UFCa number of parties including WME-IMG, Chinese firms China Media Capital and Da
Talent agency WME-IMG to buy mixed martial arts group UFC
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
a number of parties including WME-IMG, Chinese firms China Media Capital and Dalian Wanda Group, and US private equity firm Blackstone Group LP. Barclays, Credit Suisse and Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs and KKR Capital Markets advised the buyers and... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Tenants get shot at buying their rental housesMelissa Suniga and her mother had been renting a three-bedroom Phoenix house fo
Tenants get shot at buying their rental houses
Finance and Commerce / Posted 13 days ago
Melissa Suniga and her mother had been renting a three-bedroom Phoenix house for less than a year when their landlord, Blackstone Group LP’s Invitation Homes, gave them the chance to buy it. Suniga, a 40-year-old childcare worker, used her security... Read more
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The Star
Sportsperson and celebrity manager WME-IMG to buy UFCnumber of parties including WME-IMG, Chinese firms China Media Capital and Dali
Sportsperson and celebrity manager WME-IMG to buy UFC
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
number of parties including WME-IMG, Chinese firms China Media Capital and Dalian Wanda Group, and U.S. private equity firm Blackstone Group LP. Barclays, Credit Suisse and Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs and KKR Capital Markets advised the buyers and... Read more
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Investopedia
WME-IMG and PE Firms to Buy UFC for $4 Billiontalk." In addition to WME-IMG, Reuters said in May that a number of other firm
WME-IMG and PE Firms to Buy UFC for $4 Billion
Investopedia / Posted 14 days ago
talk." In addition to WME-IMG, Reuters said in May that a number of other firms that included U.S. private equity firm Blackstone Group (BX) and Chinese firms China Media Capital and Dalian Wanda Group, had also expressed interest in UFC. $2... Read more
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Inquirier.net
UFC sold for $4 billion—reportZuffa LLC in 2001. ESPN also reported that aside from WME-IMG, other suitors a
UFC sold for $4 billion—report
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
Zuffa LLC in 2001. ESPN also reported that aside from WME-IMG, other suitors also came knocking on UFC’s door with the Blackstone Group and Chinese outfits Dalian Wanda Group and China Media Capital all bidding for the promotion. Disclaimer:... Read more
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ESPN
UFC to sell for around $4 billion to WME-IMGleast four bidders are believed to have submitted bids for the organization, in
UFC to sell for around $4 billion to WME-IMG
ESPN / Posted 14 days ago
least four bidders are believed to have submitted bids for the organization, including WME-IMG, China Media Capital, The Blackstone Group and Dalian Wanda Group. The winning bid was expected to be for a valuation between $3.5 billion and $4... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Trump's son-in-law hasn't given up real estate for politics yetplatform by promising to move faster than traditional institutional investors.
Trump's son-in-law hasn't given up real estate for politics yet
Crain's New York Business / Posted 17 days ago
platform by promising to move faster than traditional institutional investors. Williams was working at private equity firm Blackstone Group when he pitched the idea for Cadre to his longtime friend Jared. The enterprise started out in Thrive's... Read more
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Reuters
TDC receives takeover approach, shares jumpbecome a takeover target. It was previously controlled by NTC Holding, a conso
TDC receives takeover approach, shares jump
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
become a takeover target. It was previously controlled by NTC Holding, a consortium of investment firms Apax Partners, the Blackstone Group LP (BX.N), Kohlberg Kravis Roberts [KOHLB.UL], Permira Advisers and Providence Equity Partners. Investment... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New Whataburger, Taco Bell locations heading to San Antonioparent company, have each entered bids for CST, Reuters reported in June. A con
New Whataburger, Taco Bell locations heading to San Antonio
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
parent company, have each entered bids for CST, Reuters reported in June. A consortium of private equity firms including Blackstone Group and Apollo Capital Management also offered to buy CST. CST is reportedly considering another round of offers... Read more
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Fortune
This Wall Street Executive Just Admitted to Scamming Investors Out of $38 MillionCaspersen worked at Park Hill Group, which he joined in 2013. The advisory firm
This Wall Street Executive Just Admitted to Scamming Investors Out of $38 Million
Fortune / Posted 18 days ago
Caspersen worked at Park Hill Group, which he joined in 2013. The advisory firm was spun off from private equity group Blackstone Group LP in October and is now part of PJT Partners. In court, Caspersen said he told friends and family that a... Read more
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Salon.com
Anonymous philanthropy is over: 6 public treasures billionaires just needed their names onsuccumbed to billionaires’ naming demands. New Name: Stephen A. Schwarzman Bui
Anonymous philanthropy is over: 6 public treasures billionaires just needed their names on
Salon.com / Posted 18 days ago
succumbed to billionaires’ naming demands. New Name: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building of the New York Public Library The Blackstone Group, a multinational private equity firm based in New York, is the fifth largest company of its kind in the... Read more
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The Star
Wall Street scion Caspersen pleads guilty to US$38mil fraudCaspersen worked at Park Hill Group, which he joined in 2013. The advisory firm
Wall Street scion Caspersen pleads guilty to US$38mil fraud
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
Caspersen worked at Park Hill Group, which he joined in 2013. The advisory firm was spun off from private equity group Blackstone Group LP in October and is now part of PJT Partners. In court, Caspersen said he told friends and family... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Blackstone sells properties of Baltimore biopark developer for $1.5 billionWexford's life science and medical real estate properties from affiliates of Bl
Blackstone sells properties of Baltimore biopark developer for $1.5 billion
Baltimore Sun / Posted 18 days ago
Wexford's life science and medical real estate properties from affiliates of Blackstone Real Estate Partners VIII L.P. The Blackstone Group, a New York-based investment firm, acquired Wexford parent Biomed Realty Trust in an $8 billion deal earlier... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Former managing director at PJT's Park Hill Group charged with fraudrun by Paul J. Taubman, and advises on mergers, restructurings and fund placeme
Former managing director at PJT's Park Hill Group charged with fraud
Crain's New York Business / Posted 19 days ago
run by Paul J. Taubman, and advises on mergers, restructurings and fund placements. It combined with advisory businesses of Blackstone Group LP and was spun off as a separate company in October. Park Hill was previously part of Blackstone, and... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Wall Street scion Caspersen to plead guilty to fraudfor Coller Capital for about a decade before moving in 2013 to PJT’s Park Hill
Wall Street scion Caspersen to plead guilty to fraud
Crain's New York Business / Posted 19 days ago
for Coller Capital for about a decade before moving in 2013 to PJT’s Park Hill Group, then a part of private equity giant Blackstone Group LP. Park Hill, which helps raise capital for hedge funds, private equity firms and secondary funds, was spun... Read more
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Business Insurance
Reinsurance startup raises $600 million in capitalHoldings Ltd. and a roughly $50 million equity investment by the affiliates of
Reinsurance startup raises $600 million in capital
Business Insurance / Posted 19 days ago
Holdings Ltd. and a roughly $50 million equity investment by the affiliates of the New York-based private equity firm Blackstone Group L.P., in a statement. Based in Bermuda, Harrington Re Ltd. is the total-return reinsurance startup launched... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch to Rate Waldorf Astoria Boca Raton Trust 2016-BOCA Commercial Mtge P-T Ctfs; Presale Issuedby the fee and leasehold interests in the 1,047-room Waldorf Astoria Boca Raton
Fitch to Rate Waldorf Astoria Boca Raton Trust 2016-BOCA Commercial Mtge P-T Ctfs; Presale Issued
Business Wire / Posted 20 days ago
by the fee and leasehold interests in the 1,047-room Waldorf Astoria Boca Raton Resort & Club. The loan is sponsored by the Blackstone Group, L.P. (Blackstone). The loan was co-originated by JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association (rated... Read more
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Business Wire
A.M. Best Assigns Ratings to Harrington Re Ltd. and Harrington Reinsurance Holdings Ltd.The outlook assigned to each rating is stable. Harrington is sponsored by AXIS
A.M. Best Assigns Ratings to Harrington Re Ltd. and Harrington Reinsurance Holdings Ltd.
Business Wire / Posted 20 days ago
The outlook assigned to each rating is stable. Harrington is sponsored by AXIS Capital Holdings Limited (AXIS) and Blackstone Group L.P.(Blackstone). The lead operating company of AXIS, AXIS Specialty Limited (Bermuda), has an FSR of A+... Read more
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CNBC
This private equity giant wants to give landlords millions — here's howand qualifying for the loans is onerous. That is about to change. B2R, a mortg
This private equity giant wants to give landlords millions — here's how
CNBC / Posted 25 days ago
and qualifying for the loans is onerous. That is about to change. B2R, a mortgage company owned by private equity giant Blackstone Group, just began offering a mortgage product for investors that requires absolutely nothing of the borrower, save... Read more
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