Private Equity Ron Perelman

  • *Shares rise as much as 11.5 pct to $28.06. Jan 15- Revlon Inc's controlling shareholder and billionaire, Ron Perelman, said on Friday he would seek strategic alternatives for the cosmetics maker but did not detail a specific plan. Shares of the company, the owner of Charlie perfumes and Almay cosmetics, rose as much as 11.5 percent to $28.06.

  • Jan 15- Billionaire Ron Perelman, the majority owner of Revlon Inc, said he would seek strategic alternatives for the cosmetics maker. New York- based Revlon, whose sales have stagnated in the last three quarters, announced a restructuring plan in September to cut costs. Avon said in December Cerberus Capital Management LP would take a 16.6 percent stake in the...

  • Perelman to seek strategic options for Revlon Friday, 15 Jan 2016 | 8:03 AM ET

    Jan 15- Billionaire Ron Perelman, the majority owner of Revlon Inc, said he would seek strategic alternatives for the cosmetics maker.

  • Jewels: A wearable investment Friday, 13 Mar 2015 | 4:41 PM ET
    A four-strand natural colored pearl necklace measuring from 12.65 to 4.90 mm.

    Fine jewelry is the original wearable investment and unlike the Apple Watch doesn't have to be upgraded with new technology every few years.

  • Apollo Theater celebrates 80, looks to get younger Saturday, 21 Jun 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    Ronald Isley and Ernie Isley of the Isley Brothers perform on stage during the Apollo Spring Gala and 80th Anniversary Celebration at The Apollo Theater on June 10, 2014 in New York City.

    The Apollo appears to be in a good position to reclaim its place in pop culture, entertaining over 100,000 people a year with a $13 million budget.

  • A Headhunter for the Wealthy Turns on Them Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 6:21 AM ET
    Stephen A. Schwarzman, chairman of the Blackstone Group

    Adrian Barrie Smith, who recruits housekeeping staff for the wealthy, has sued several well-known Wall Street financiers and even the comedian Jerry Seinfeld.

  • SEC Charges Revlon Over 'Going Private' Share Swap Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 1:57 PM ET

    The SEC says Revlon has agreed to pay a $850,000 fine for misleading shareholders about details of a "going-private" transaction.

  • Hamptons Helicopter Showdown Tuesday, 10 Jul 2012 | 1:51 PM ET
    Hamptons Helicopter Showdown

    There's a battle underway in the surf-side playground of the rich and famous, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • $16 Million Won, Perelman Friendship Lost: Drapkin Tuesday, 31 Jan 2012 | 2:00 PM ET

    "I was best friends with my partners for 25 years. I mourn the loss of that friendship," Don Drapkin, the head of Casablanca Capital, said of his former business partner at MacAndrews & Forbes, financier Ron Perelman.

  • Smallpox Probe About Influence Says Chairman Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 1:16 PM ET
    Rep. Darrell Issa

    The chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee told CNBC that he wants to know whether political considerations drove the government’s decision to steer a potentially multibillion-dollar contract to a company in which financier Ron Perelman's investment firm has a significant stake.

  • Doctor holding test tube

    Financier Ron Perelman’s entry into the smallpox antiviral medicine business has led to a congressional investigation, CNBC has learned.