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Business Wire
Blackstone / GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund Announces Shareholder Approval of Term Extensionfee), also effective from November 17, 2017 until the Fund’s updated scheduled
Business Wire / Posted 10 hours ago
fee), also effective from November 17, 2017 until the Fund’s updated scheduled dissolution date on May 31, 2022. About The Blackstone Group L.P. and GSO Capital Partners LP The Blackstone Group L.P. (“Blackstone”) is one of the world’s leading... Read more
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ABC News
Through Fannie Mae, US taxpayers provide backing for some rental home giantsHomes, founded by financier Stephen Schwarzman, a onetime adviser of President
ABC News / Posted yesterday
Homes, founded by financier Stephen Schwarzman, a onetime adviser of President Donald Trump and chairman and CEO of The Blackstone Group private equity firm. In January, it was disclosed that Invitation got $1 billion deal from Fannie Mae to... Read more
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Swissinfo
Credit Suisse Is Said to Shutter Hedge Fund Stakes Unit Anteilto people familiar with the matter. The unit’s co-heads, former Stanford Unive
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
to people familiar with the matter. The unit’s co-heads, former Stanford University endowment chief John Powers and ex-Blackstone Group LP managing director Anthony Maniscalco, are leaving the bank along with most of the team, the people said,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Willis Tower's Metropolitan Club getting new look, shorter nameMetropolitan and other private golf, country and business clubs. Renovations c
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Metropolitan and other private golf, country and business clubs. Renovations come as the building’s owner, New York-based Blackstone Group, invests $500 million to add new amenities, including an extended base of the building that will add 300,000... Read more
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Business Wire
Blackstone / GSO Closed-End Funds Declare Monthly Distributionsfor the calendar year that will define how to report these distributions for fe
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
for the calendar year that will define how to report these distributions for federal income tax purposes. About The Blackstone Group and GSO Capital Partners Blackstone is one of the world’s leading investment firms. Blackstone seeks to... Read more
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citybizlist Dallas
10 Years after the Recession, US Office Sales Have Regained Tractionthe second most active pre-recession office buyer, slid down to the seventh spo
citybizlist Dallas / Posted 4 days ago
the second most active pre-recession office buyer, slid down to the seventh spot post-2008. The company was acquired by The Blackstone Group in 2006, in one of the largest transactions to ever close on the U.S. real estate market, valued at roughly... Read more
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Business Wire
SpineGuard and XingRong Medical Launch PediGuard® in Chinain China cleared by CFDA to manufacture Orthopedic Implants. In 2014, the Compa
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
in China cleared by CFDA to manufacture Orthopedic Implants. In 2014, the Company received a strategic investment from The Blackstone Group (NYSE: BX). For additional information about XinRong Medical, please refer to our website www.XRBest.Com, or... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
CVS, Tiffany's, pastrami: Last week's business stories you may have missedcan and a $9,000 sterling silver ball of yarn decoration. The village greenStu
Crain's New York Business / Posted 5 days ago
can and a $9,000 sterling silver ball of yarn decoration. The village greenStuyvesant Town-Peter Cooper Village owners the Blackstone Group and Ivanhoé Cambridge will install nearly 10,000 solar panels on the roofs of the complex’s 56... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
New kids on the block: tech giants turning Sydney's CBD into 'Silicon Place'Australia, have fallen almost 8 percent this year, and Stockland shares have ga
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
Australia, have fallen almost 8 percent this year, and Stockland shares have gained just 1 percent. Private equity giant Blackstone Group has called off the sale of its AUS$3.5 billion Australian shopping mall portfolio as Amazon's arrival has... Read more
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Reuters
New kids on the block: tech giants turning Sydney's CBD into 'Silicon Place'have fallen almost 8 percent this year, and Stockland (SGP.AX) shares have gain
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
have fallen almost 8 percent this year, and Stockland (SGP.AX) shares have gained just 1 percent. Private equity giant Blackstone Group (BX.N) has called off the sale of its A$3.5 billion Australian shopping mall portfolio as Amazon’s arrival... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
New private-equity firms land in Chicagowho has 20 years of investing and operating experience, including 16 years work
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 7 days ago
who has 20 years of investing and operating experience, including 16 years working for the New York giant investment firm Blackstone Group and leading six private-equity backed companies, according to the firms web site. He has assembled six... Read more
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Reuters
Blackstone buys China-based packager ShyaHsin in $800-900 million dealHONG KONG (Reuters) - Global asset manager Blackstone Group LP (BX.N) has reach
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Global asset manager Blackstone Group LP (BX.N) has reached a deal to acquire China-based cosmetics packaging firm ShyaHsin Packaging (China) Co Ltd for about $800 million to $900 million, four people with knowledge of the... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Fannie offers help to build affordable homescities have lost large swaths of would-be starter homes to the foreclosure cris
Finance and Commerce / Posted 8 days ago
cities have lost large swaths of would-be starter homes to the foreclosure crisis. About five years ago, investors such as Blackstone Group LP started buying up thousands of foreclosed upon homes and turning them into rentals. Other vacant... Read more
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Reuters
Baring Private Equity Asia raising new $6 billion fundAsia-focused buyout fund in June, surpassing similar fundraising efforts by glo
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
Asia-focused buyout fund in June, surpassing similar fundraising efforts by global peers such as Carlyle Group (CG.O) and Blackstone Group LP (BX.N). Carlyle is reaching first-close of a planned $5 billion Asian buyout fund, while Blackstone is... Read more
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Zero Hedge
November 8of contract some eight months after investing nearly $500 million in the compan
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 days ago
of contract some eight months after investing nearly $500 million in the company. on.wsj.com/2AseqQM - Private-equity firm Blackstone Group LP is planning to sell its majority stake in a Chinese maker of medical devices, according to people... Read more
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Business Standard India
A 5-star prison: Ritz-Carlton is a gilded cage for Saudi royalsbin Salman. Less than two weeks earlier, powerhouses of global capital includi
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
bin Salman. Less than two weeks earlier, powerhouses of global capital including Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Blackstone Group co-founder Stephen A. Schwarzman, were among the 3,500 invitees, estimated to control $22 trillion in... Read more
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Daily Record
Firm accused of dodging millions in taxes after purchase of St Enoch Centrethat the firms receiving the rental income were “borrowing huge amounts of mone
Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
that the firms receiving the rental income were “borrowing huge amounts of money from other companies who are part of the Blackstone Group”. He said: “When they borrow money, they need to pay interest on it and those payments destroy any... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Warburg Pincus opening Houston office as it boosts energy investmentsThe firm is one of the nation's largest private equity investors after competit
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
The firm is one of the nation's largest private equity investors after competitors like Apollo Global Management, the Blackstone Group, the Carlyle Group and KKR & Co. Warburg Pincus is headed by co-CEOs Charles Kaye and Joseph Landy, but its... Read more
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Greenwich Time
The Risks and Benefits of Digital Currencyof Make Lemonade whose career has included stints as CFO of a global energy com
Greenwich Time / Posted 15 days ago
of Make Lemonade whose career has included stints as CFO of a global energy company, hedge fund investing and jobs with The Blackstone Group and Morgan Stanley, said cryptocurrencies have undisputed advantages but a hazy future. “Proponents of... Read more
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The News-Times
The Risks and Benefits of Digital Currencyof Make Lemonade whose career has included stints as CFO of a global energy com
The News-Times / Posted 15 days ago
of Make Lemonade whose career has included stints as CFO of a global energy company, hedge fund investing and jobs with The Blackstone Group and Morgan Stanley, said cryptocurrencies have undisputed advantages but a hazy future. “Proponents of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The Risks and Benefits of Digital Currencyof Make Lemonade whose career has included stints as CFO of a global energy com
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
of Make Lemonade whose career has included stints as CFO of a global energy company, hedge fund investing and jobs with The Blackstone Group and Morgan Stanley, said cryptocurrencies have undisputed advantages but a hazy future. “Proponents of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The Risks and Benefits of Digital Currencyof Make Lemonade whose career has included stints as CFO of a global energy com
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 days ago
of Make Lemonade whose career has included stints as CFO of a global energy company, hedge fund investing and jobs with The Blackstone Group and Morgan Stanley, said cryptocurrencies have undisputed advantages but a hazy future. “Proponents of... Read more
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16d
Gulf News
Diamond looks to work with Saudi wealth fund as kingdom opens upthe centre of the kingdom’s diversification efforts and has committed $20 billi
Gulf News / Posted 16 days ago
the centre of the kingdom’s diversification efforts and has committed $20 billion to an infrastructure investment fund with Blackstone Group and $45 billion to a technology fund run by SoftBank Group Corp. The PIF holds stakes in several Saudi... Read more
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Perth Now
Xi promises reform to US business leadersboard to Beijing's Tsinghua University business school that included Apple CEO
Perth Now / Posted 17 days ago
board to Beijing's Tsinghua University business school that included Apple CEO Tim Cook, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Blackstone Group chairman Stephen Schwarzman. During the event at the Great Hall of the People, the ceremonial seat of... Read more
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Weekly Times
Xi promises reform to US business leadersboard to Beijing's Tsinghua University business school that included Apple CEO
Weekly Times / Posted 18 days ago
board to Beijing's Tsinghua University business school that included Apple CEO Tim Cook, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Blackstone Group chairman Stephen Schwarzman. During the event at the Great Hall of the People, the ceremonial seat of... Read more
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News.com.au
Xi promises reform to US business leadersboard to Beijing's Tsinghua University business school that included Apple CEO
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
board to Beijing's Tsinghua University business school that included Apple CEO Tim Cook, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Blackstone Group chairman Stephen Schwarzman. During the event at the Great Hall of the People, the ceremonial seat of... Read more
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FOX Business
China's Xi promises reform in event with US business leadersU.S. President Donald Trump. Xi met Monday with a group that included Apple CE
FOX Business / Posted 18 days ago
U.S. President Donald Trump. Xi met Monday with a group that included Apple CEO Tim Cook, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Blackstone Group chairman Stephen Schwarzman, who are members of an advisory board of Beijing's Tsinghua University business... Read more
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FOX Business
China's Xi promises reform in event with US business leadersReading Below Xi met Monday with a group that included Apple CEO Tim Cook, Fac
FOX Business / Posted 18 days ago
Reading Below Xi met Monday with a group that included Apple CEO Tim Cook, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Blackstone Group chairman Stephen Schwarzman, who are members of an advisory board of Beijing's Tsinghua University business... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
China's Xi promises reform in event with US business leadersboard to Beijing's Tsinghua University business school that included Apple CEO
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
board to Beijing's Tsinghua University business school that included Apple CEO Tim Cook, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Blackstone Group chairman Stephen Schwarzman. During the event at the Great Hall of the People, the ceremonial seat of... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
China's Xi promises reform in event with US business leadersU.S. President Donald Trump. Xi met Monday with a group that included Apple CE
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 18 days ago
U.S. President Donald Trump. Xi met Monday with a group that included Apple CEO Tim Cook, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Blackstone Group chairman Stephen Schwarzman, who are members of an advisory board of Beijing's Tsinghua University business... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
China's Xi promises reform in event with US business leadersU.S. President Donald Trump. Xi met Monday with a group that included Apple CE
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 days ago
U.S. President Donald Trump. Xi met Monday with a group that included Apple CEO Tim Cook, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Blackstone Group chairman Stephen Schwarzman, who are members of an advisory board of Beijing's Tsinghua University business... Read more
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The Hindu
Mphasis to log into cloud, cognitive firmsMphasis, in which private equity firm Blackstone Group owns a majority stake, i
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
Mphasis, in which private equity firm Blackstone Group owns a majority stake, is planning to acquire small firms specialising in cloud and cognitive technologies for about $50 million apiece, said Nitish Rakesh, chief executive officer and... Read more
18d
Aircraft Maintenance Technology
MB Aerospace Group to Acquire Asian Compressor Technology Servicesthe global Pratt & Whitney overhaul network." Notes to editors About MB Aeros
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 18 days ago
the global Pratt & Whitney overhaul network." Notes to editors About MB Aerospace - MB Aerospace, majority owned by The Blackstone Group, is a leading supplier of precision aero-engine components directly serving major aero-engine OEMs and Tier... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Want to invest like Warren Buffett? Here's what private equity firms need to doto do those eye-watering mega-deals they'd been coveting. So a few of the bigg
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 days ago
to do those eye-watering mega-deals they'd been coveting. So a few of the biggest names in the industry, Carlyle Group, Blackstone Group, and KKR, set about building their long-­duration private equity businesses, hiring teams and raising... Read more
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The Age
Want to invest like Warren Buffett? Here's what private equity firms need to doto do those eye-watering mega-deals they'd been coveting. So a few of the bigg
The Age / Posted 19 days ago
to do those eye-watering mega-deals they'd been coveting. So a few of the biggest names in the industry, Carlyle Group, Blackstone Group, and KKR, set about building their long-­duration private equity businesses, hiring teams and raising... Read more
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Reuters
BlackRock, Blackstone to open offices in Saudi Arabia: Crown PrinceRIYADH (Reuters) - Fund manager BlackRock Inc (BLK.N) and private equity firm B
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
RIYADH (Reuters) - Fund manager BlackRock Inc (BLK.N) and private equity firm Blackstone Group (BX.N) are planning to open offices in Saudi Arabia, encouraged by the investment opportunities offered by the kingdom, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman... Read more
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New York Post
Carlyle Group’s founders step back for new leaders in shakeupaged 51, its top jobs, making it the first among the private equity industry’s
New York Post / Posted 23 days ago
aged 51, its top jobs, making it the first among the private equity industry’s publicly traded pioneers, that also include Blackstone Group and Apollo Global Management, to hand over the reins. Rubenstein and Conway, both 68, will give up their... Read more
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Reuters
Carlyle Group unveils new leadership as founders step backaged 51, its top jobs, making it the first among the private equity industry’s
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
aged 51, its top jobs, making it the first among the private equity industry’s publicly traded pioneers, that also include Blackstone Group LP (BX.N) and Apollo Global Management LLC (APO.N), to hand over the reins. Rubenstein and Conway, both 68,... Read more
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Business Standard India
In the Saudi Arabia desert, world's business leaders follow the moneyand panels. Among those making the pilgrimage are Stephen A Schwarzman, co-fou
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
and panels. Among those making the pilgrimage are Stephen A Schwarzman, co-founder of the private equity giant Blackstone Group; Masayoshi Son, founder of Japan’s SoftBank; the United States Treasury secretary, Steven Mnuchin; the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Name game: Guess what iconic Chicago buildings were originally namedhotel in the world at that time. Conrad Hilton bought it in 1945 and renamed in
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
hotel in the world at that time. Conrad Hilton bought it in 1945 and renamed in the Conrad Hilton. Today, it's owned by the Blackstone Group. The hotel at 720 S. Michigan Avenue was developed by the father and grandfather of former Supreme Court... Read more
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Reuters
Hedge fund Baupost snaps up claims against Toshibainvested in the claims owed by Toshiba could not be learned. Other investors in
Reuters / Posted 25 days ago
invested in the claims owed by Toshiba could not be learned. Other investors in the claims included private equity firm Blackstone Group LP’s (BX.N) credit arm GSO Capital Partners LP, according to the sources. The sources asked not to be... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Initial approval given to Lompa project by Carson City supervisorsmorning for review of a second phase there that would include about 200 single-
Nevada Appeal / Posted 28 days ago
morning for review of a second phase there that would include about 200 single-family homes. The application was filed by Blackstone Group, a developer. Ryder Homes, a builder, has already received approval to build 189 homes on 44.5 acres of the... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose’s historic Bank of Italy building draws investment interesta vast Google transit village, a growing number of investors appear to be eager
The Mercury News / Posted 28 days ago
a vast Google transit village, a growing number of investors appear to be eager to jump into downtown San Jose. In June, Blackstone Group bought the 236-room Hyatt Place hotel in a $65 million deal. That same month, a South Korea-based company... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Real estate helps Blackstone top profit estimatesReal estate continues to fuel gains for Blackstone Group LP, which reported a j
Finance and Commerce / Posted 29 days ago
Real estate continues to fuel gains for Blackstone Group LP, which reported a jump in third-quarter profit that exceeded all analysts’ estimates. Economic net income, a measure of earnings that reflects both realized and unrealized investment gains,... Read more
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Gulf News
Saudi wealth fund widens economic role with mortgage companyto redevelop the Jeddah waterfront on the Red Sea. It also committed $20 billio
Gulf News / Posted 29 days ago
to redevelop the Jeddah waterfront on the Red Sea. It also committed $20 billion to an infrastructure investment fund with Blackstone Group LP, the world’s biggest private-equity manager.Saudi Housing Minister Majed Al Hoqail will head the board of... Read more
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Income Investors
How To Collect Monthly Income Payments of 12% to 17%the BDC stands first in line to get paid. Such returns have attracted some of
Income Investors / Posted 30 days ago
the BDC stands first in line to get paid. Such returns have attracted some of Wall Street’s smartest investors. Names like Blackstone Group LP, Carlyle Group LP, and Goldman Sachs Group Inc have all entered this industry. Earlier this year,... Read more
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Orange County Business Journal
Stearns Cuts Third of OC WorkforceGlenn Stearns who survived the 2008 financial crisis in dramatic fashion. Stear
Orange County Business Journal / Posted a month ago
Glenn Stearns who survived the 2008 financial crisis in dramatic fashion. Stearns in 2015 sold a majority stake to Blackstone Group LP for undisclosed terms. Stearns Lending was ranked the 21st biggest in the U.S. in 2016 by originating... Read more
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Business Insider
The new titans of Wall Street are crushing it this yearwe see more room to run and raise our coverage view to Attractive with an avera
Business Insider / Posted 1 months ago
we see more room to run and raise our coverage view to Attractive with an average total return of 18%." KKR will join Blackstone Group, a $371 billion firm led by CEO and former Trump advisor Stephen Schwarzman, and Apollo Global Management,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Alternative investment managers are on fire — and they could just be getting started (KKR)we see more room to run and raise our coverage view to Attractive with an avera
Stamford Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
we see more room to run and raise our coverage view to Attractive with an average total return of 18%." KKR will join Blackstone Group, a $371 billion firm led by CEO and former Trump advisor Stephen Schwarzman, and Apollo Global Management,... Read more
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