Leon Black

  • NEW YORK, Oct 22- Apollo Global Management LLC plans to start raising between $2 billion and $3 billion for a second natural resources private equity fund, sources familiar with the situation said, in the latest sign that the firm is doubling down on the U.S. shale boom. The firm's first resources fund, the Apollo Natural Resources Partners, has now almost fully...

  • *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.

  • 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.