Blackstone Group Inc
345 Park Avenue New York New York United States
+1 212 583-5000
Stephen A. Schwarzman (Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer)
Blackstone Profit Rises, Helped by Bonds and Real Estate
Blackstone Group’s second-quarter profit rose from a year earlier, helped by buoyant credit and real-estate markets.
Blackstone offers 1.8 billion euro for Finnish real estate firm Sponda
U.S. private equity group Blackstone Group (BX.N) said on Monday it had offered to buy all shares in Finnish real estate investment company Sponda (SDA1V.HE) for about 1.8 billion euros (£1.5 billi...
Blackstone Is Building Risk Analytics as Part of Insurance Push
Blackstone Group LP has bigger plans for insurance companies than just managing their money. The world’s largest private equity firm is expanding into a lucrative business dominated by BlackRock In...
What the Biggest Leveraged Buyout of 2018 Says About the Credit Boom
The $17 billion buyout of Thomson Reuters’ financial data business by a Blackstone-led group of investors is the biggest leveraged buyout this year and among the biggest since the financial crisis.
Blackstone buyout fund raises $22 billion, to set record: source
Blackstone Group LP, the world largest alternative asset manager, has raised ove...
Blackstone's new insurance unit targets $100 billion in assets
Blackstone Group wants to quadruple to $100 billion the assets it manages at its new unit for insurers as it seeks to boost returns for firms struggling under low interest rates, the unit's newly a...
Blackstone hires Bain dealmaker in Japan corporate buyout push: source
Blackstone Group has hired seasoned dealmaker Atsuhiko Sakamoto from Bain Capital to build a corporate buyout team in Japan in a bid to broaden its focus beyon
Blackstone Unveils $100 Billion Ambition for Infrastructure
Blackstone Group LP, the world’s biggest private equity manager, is eyeing more than $100 billion in infrastructure investments with a new strategy anchored by Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund.
Blackstone in talks to buy stake in Energy Transfer assets
Private-equity firm Blackstone Group LP (BX.N) is in talks to buy a stake in assets owned by Energy Transfer Partners LP (ETP.N), the company building the controversial Dakota Access pipeline, a so...
Schwarzman Gets $734 Million in Record Year for Blackstone
Steve Schwarzman is pulling ahead as the wealthiest man in private equity after a record year for Blackstone Group LP.
Blackstone's second-quarter earnings more than double
Blackstone Group said its second-quarter earnings more than doubled, as the firm continued to reap big gains selling assets from its private-equity business into the rising stock market.
Blackstone’s Schwarzman Invests in Elite Education in China
An unusual project in elite education is under way in Beijing, conceived by the billionaire co-founder of Blackstone Group, Stephen Schwarzman, out of concern that populism could bring the U.S. and...
For Blackstone, Insurance Is Next Big Push on Route to $1 Trillion Asset Goal
Blackstone Group is planning to build its insurance business into a powerhouse in its bid to build a trillion-dollar stockpile of assets.
How Regulators Averted a Debacle in Credit-Default Swaps
When Blackstone Group made a bet that shook confidence in the credit derivatives market, U.S. regulators waged an unusual campaign to pressure the investment firm to back down.
Exclusive: Blackstone in talks to buy majority stake in key Thomson Re
U.S. private equity firm Blackstone Group LP is in advanced talks to buy an approximate 55 percent stake in the Financial and Risk business of Thomson Reuters Corp for more than $17 billion, three ...
China’s Anbang agrees $6.5bn hotel deal with Blackstone
Chinese insurer Anbang has struck its biggest deal for prime US property, agreeing to buy Strategic Hotels & Resorts for $6.5bn only three months after private equity group Blackstone took the luxu...