Ares Management

When his firm goes public this year, Ares co-founder and CEO Tony Ressler will join an elite billionaires’ club.
The world’s largest private equity firm Blackstone Group and Los Angeles–based investment firm Ares Management are heading an expansion in European collateralized loan obligations.
Global investment banking and securities firm Goldman Sachs Group is seeking to raise a collateralized loan obligation worth $400 million for Ares Management.
Ares Management has purchased Wrightwood Capital, a real estate debt investment firm.
Ares Management has taken over the investment platform of commercial real estate investment firm Wrightwood Capital.
Ares Management will purchase European leveraged finance and global structured corporate credit investment manager Indicus Advisors.
Los Angeles-based aircraft leasing company, Air Lease, has raised $802.5 million in an initial public offering.
Technology company, Plasco Energy Group, has secured a credit facility worth $142.7 million.
Private equity firm, Ares Management, will acquire Global Defense Technology & Systems for about $223.1 million.
The Pension Protection Fund has named nine asset managers to offer credit investments for the fund.