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July 16- Blackstone Group LP, the world's largest alternative asset manager, reported a 62 percent slump in second-quarter earnings on Thursday, blaming weak global stock market markets that weighed on the value of some of its holdings. The New York- based firm said economic net income, a metric of its profitability that takes into account the mark-to-market...
*Declines comment on investment opportunities in Greece. DUBLIN, July 1- The European Union should be able to contain the fallout if Greece were to leave the euro zone following a weekend referendum on a bailout program, the head of private equity fund Blackstone said on Wednesday. Greece has appealed to its euro zone partners and the European Central Bank to keep...
Financial executives from Jamie Dimon to Stephen Schwarzman to Gary Cohn have warned that tightening regulations are causing what they see as dangerous illiquidity in bond markets. Mark Carney, governor of the Bank of England, doesn't seem to be buying what they are selling. "To be clear, more expensive liquidity is a price well worth paying for making the core of...
Steve Schwarzman, Blackstone CEO, shares his thoughts on where investors are placing their money in China.
Blackstone CEO Steve Schwarzman, discusses why he is taking private investments and how it can benefit institutions and retirement funds.
Steve Schwarzman, Blackstone CEO talks with CNBC's Brian Sullivan about his outlook on real estate.
The financial community—including Steve Schwarzman, Ken Griffin and Steve Cohen—will once again figure prominently at Milken.
Steve Schwarzman, Blackstone chairman & CEO, discusses the company's business strategy. The whole world economy is shifting now, say Schwarzman.
Steve Schwarzman, Blackstone chairman & CEO, weighs in on Blackstone's acquisition of General Electric's real estate assets.
Steve Schwarzman, Blackstone chairman & CEO, discusses the company's quarterly results. When we buy something, we buy them to improve them, says Schwarzman.
Top Blackstone strategist Byron Wien explores four key macroeconomic issues and why many investors are getting them wrong.
March 30- Blackstone Group LP, the world's largest private equity investor in real estate, has almost finished raising its next flagship global real estate fund, amassing $15.8 billion, a person familiar with the matter said on Monday. From buying single-family homes in the United States to distressed commercial property in Europe, real estate has overtaken...
NEW YORK, March 18- More than half of the 17 senior managing directors working in Blackstone Group LP's mergers and acquisitions advisory arm may leave as the business is combined with the advisory firm headed by star Wall Street investment banker Paul Taubman, according to people familiar with the matter. Since he left a senior role at Morgan Stanley in 2012 to...
Education is needed to help the middle class boost its assets and to create more jobs, Blackstone's Steve Schwarzman tells CNBC.
Back on this week, the World Economic Forum in Davos is as big as ever with lofty ambitions to match.
Blackstone, the world's largest private equity investor in real estate, is preparing to seek around $13 billion for its next flagship fund.
There are so many big names at Milken's annual Global Conference in Los Angeles that billionaires don't automatically get VIP treatment.
With stocks buoyed by a flurry of dealmaking on Monday, Blackstone CEO Steve Schwarzman says absolute valuations are "on the higher side."
Blackstone Group CEO Stephen Schwarzman tells CNBC why his firm plans to slow down its real estate purchases after spending billions in the sector.
As Mayor Michael Bloomberg's long reign draws to a close, some of New York's ealthiest expressed alarm at a future without the billionaire at the city's helm.