Private equity firms have helped drive M&A activity this year. Christopher Elvin, head of private equity products at Preqin, discusses what's behind this push.» Read More
The SEC is examining how private equity firms report a key metric of their past performance, as the regulator boosts scrutiny of the industry.
Mega investment firm Blackstone Group announced a new partnership to identify and to develop North American renewable power projects.
Private equity players are preparing to pounce on opportunities to put their cash piles to work as Europe's market turmoil puts the kibosh on IPOs.
Big names in real estate investing don't believe there's a market bubble despite high valuations.
Wall Street is spending more on the midterms than ever before—particularly in support of the GOP—but it's not from whom you might think.
Private equity returns continue to outpace stocks over the long term, according to a new report from an industry association.
One of the world's largest private equity firms is dropping a controversial type of fee it charges clients.
Investigations into lending practices and concerns about the exits of investors have some warning that trouble could lie ahead.
Hedge funds and other big money managers in Hong Kong aren't panicking about the democracy protests sweeping the city.
Erik Hirsch, CIO of Hamilton Lane, says the pharmaceutical sector is an interesting opportunity for private equity.
Erik Hirsch, CIO of Hamilton Lane, says private equity needs to be more transparent about how it goes about its business.
Tony James, president and COO of Blackstone, is disputing a recent published report that the $279 billion private equity group was "giving up on Russia."
Carl Icahn is mulling whether to infuse the Trump Taj Mahal with $100 million, but only with a specific set of caveats, the New York Post reports.
While other Republicans are thinking about 2016, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is busy tending to a personal business empire.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Large investors can't decide if Russian stocks are cheap because of the Ukraine crisis or if the region is still too risky to bet on.
David Marcus, who has led Juilliard's endowment out of financial crisis losses with the help of Wall Street execs, is set to depart.
Private equity and venture capital firms are set to increase their investments in Latin America after netting billions in new funds.
A senior executive at Blackstone thinks big money investors can make piles of cash by betting on the growth of soccer in the U.S.
Billionaire investors Marc Lasry and Josh Harris say the sports teams they own are no strip and flip play.