Leon Black


  • *Energy sector the talk of Berlin private equity meeting. By Arno Schuetze and Freya Berry. BERLIN, Feb 24- Earning $7 on the dollar is any investor's dream.

  • LONDON, Nov 13- Apollo Global Management is planning to bid for all GlaxoSmithKline's mature drugs, joining an auction expected to value the business at more than $3 billion, according to four people familiar with the process. GSK, Britain's biggest drugmaker, is looking to divest its mature prescription medicine products sold in North America and western...

  • 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...

  • 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.