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Leon Black

  • Economic sanctions spare Western-tied Russian fund Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 12:06 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— As President Barack Obama warns of stepped-up economic punishments against Russia for its military incursions inside Ukraine, U.S. sanctions have so far avoided one prominent financial institution: the $10 billion Russian Direct Investment Fund, which has partnered with brand-name American companies and whose advisers include top U.S. and European private equity executives.

  • *Assets of $159.3 bln as of end March vs $161.2 bln end of December. NEW YORK, May 8- Apollo Global Management LLC, manager of the largest private equity fund since the financial crisis, said on Thursday its buyout funds appreciated much less than before and that it saw more opportunities to increase its credit investment assets.

  • May 2- Shares of Ares Management LP, the first U.S. private equity firm to go public in about two years, fell as much as 5.3 percent in their trading debut on Friday, adding to the list of underperforming IPOs over the past month. The company's shares fell to a low of $18 in early trading on the New York Stock Exchange, $1.00 below their offer price.

  • UPDATE 2-Ares' IPO likely to raise up to $419 million Tuesday, 22 Apr 2014 | 10:37 AM ET

    April 22- Investment firm Ares Management LP said on Tuesday its initial public offering is expected to raise up to $419 million and that its chief executive and co-founder Anthony Ressler received $138.6 million in pay and dividends in 2013..

  • NEW YORK, March 31- Credit investment and private equity firm Ares Management LP filed to go public on Monday in what would be the first initial public offering by a major alternative asset manager since Carlyle Group LP's flotation two years ago.

  • NEW YORK, March 31- Credit investment and private equity firm Ares Management LP filed to go public on Monday in what would be the first initial public offering by a major alternative asset manager since Carlyle Group LP's flotation two years ago.

  • UPDATE 1-Ares Management files for IPO Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 5:38 PM ET

    NEW YORK, March 31- Credit investment and private equity firm Ares Management LP filed to go public on Monday in what would be the first initial public offering by a major alternative asset manager since Carlyle Group LP's offering two years ago. Ares said in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission it planned to list on the New York Stock Exchange.

  • Ares Management prepares to file for IPO -sources Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 5:40 PM ET

    March 27- Ares Management LLC, the credit investment and private equity firm that has been pitched on the idea of an initial public offering for more than a year, is finally close to registering to go public, according to two people familiar with the matter. JPMorgan Chase& Co and Bank of America Corp will be among the underwriters, they added.

  • March 20- Private equity and asset management firm Apollo Global Management LLC said Marc Spilker would step down as president and member of the executive committee. Spilker, 49, graduated with degree in economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

  • March 3- Apollo Global Management LLC Chief Executive Officer and co-founder Leon Black received $369.4 million in dividends and pay from his private equity and credit investment firm in 2013, up 105 percent from 2012, a regulatory filing showed on Monday.

  • US 'OK' but Europe's where it's at: Apollo's Black Friday, 28 Feb 2014 | 1:27 PM ET
    Leon Black, chairman and CEO of Apollo Management

    Good investments are more difficult to find in the U.S., and Europe is likely a better place, said Leon Black, CEO of Apollo Global Management said.

  • Sweet Comeback: Twinkies Return to Shelves in July Monday, 24 Jun 2013 | 10:36 AM ET
    Hostess Twinkies

    Hostess plans to have Twinkies and other snack cakes back on shelves starting July 15.

  • Market's Great...If You're Selling: Private Equity Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 4:03 PM ET
    Leon Black participates at the 2013 Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California.

    The big private equity guys at the Milken Institute Global Conference are selling, refinancing and avoiding buying almost everything.

  • A Look Ahead at the Milken Global Conference Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    For almost 10 years, CNBC anchor Maria Bartiromo has covered the Milken Institute's Global Conference in Los Angeles each spring.

  • Oct 12- The New Hampshire Attorney General has found no basis to investigate a complaint against Dartmouth College for potential conflicts of interest over investments with firms owned by some of the school's board of trustees.

  • $120 Million Art Mystery Solved     Thursday, 12 Jul 2012 | 1:44 PM ET

    A look at who bought Edvard Munch's "The Scream," with CNBC's Tyler Mathisen.