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Private equity firm Apollo Global Management said Marc Spilker would step down as president and member of the executive committee.
Online home-rental marketplace Airbnb is in talks with private equity firms, according to a report.
Blackstone Group CEO Stephen Schwarzman tells CNBC why his firm plans to slow down its real estate purchases after spending billions in the sector.
I'm doing more building than buying these days, says Lynn Tilton, Patriarch Partners CEO sharing insight on where she is building value across companies. Also Tilton weighs in on the growing cost of health care and the problem with the "permanently unemployed."
Steve Schwarzman, Blackstone Group CEO, shares his thoughts on investing in Russia. We've looked but we haven't found anything at this point, says Schwarzman.
Steve Schwarzman, Blackstone Group CEO, shares his thoughts on the housing sector and explains why he is cashing in on profits now. For us an exposure in the $7-$8 billion range is big enough.
SkyBridge's SALT Las Vegas has a lagging younger sibling, SALT Singapore.
Obama's approval rating may have hit a new low, but he still attracted big money Democrats at a fundraiser in Manhattan.
Rhonda Ryan, partner and head of EMEA at Altius Associates, says the private equity market is "buoyant".
Investment firms have sharply increased the protection they buy to protect against macroeconomic shocks.
Blackstone's David Blitzer weighed in on the team he co-owns and other investing topics at a conference Friday.
Asia's wealthy investors are increasingly interested in private equity, but they often prefer to skip the fees and partner funds instead, analysts said.
Autism Speaks and Google have teamed in an attempt to link private investors to inject innovative autism-related business development.
Michael Lindauer, global co-head for fund investments at Allianz Capital Partners, says that when it comes to private equity investments, southern Europe is really attractive.
Robert Coke, head of absolute return and buyouts at The Wellcome Trust, says it's hard to find investment opportunities in private equity at the moment.
Guy Hands, founder and chairman of Terra Firma Capital Partners, says the company is eyeing "substantial" deals but valuations are still below 2007 levels.
Scott Sperling, co-president of Thomas H. Lee Partners, says the Europe is a "stable" market to invest in, but growth in the U.S. will be faster than in Europe.
Private equity investors sitting on a record amount of cash are poised to leap into southern Europe after shunning the region for years.
Healthcare, energy and financial services are growth areas for the private equity industry, executives told CNBC.
Robin Doumar, managing partner at Park Square Capital, says the raft of new banking regulation which has caused banks to reduce lending, has opened a gap for non-bank lenders to step in to.