Blackstone Group

From billionaire Carl Icahn to a struggling casino worker, attendees of the recent conference agreed that the economy needs help.
At the Delivering Alpha conference yesterday, the Blackstone Group CEO weighed in where to find yield and attractive sectors of the market.
The designers of nearly a dozen U.S. savings plan proposals, including State Street Global Advisors President and CEO Ronald O’Hanley, should pool their ideas to create one universal plan. It would be a timely move.
The U.K. referendum was the talk of the evening at Institutional Investor’s 14th annual Hedge Fund Industry Awards last night.
Active management is being challenged, says Blackstone Group’s Gideon Berger, and managers’ fees may not always be justified.
Economic data overshadowed by IMF warning; Microsoft to buy LinkedIn; Symantec to acquire Blue Coat; Blackstone raises long-term fund; MKM’s Strugger on volatility prospects.
Regardless of investment strategy, the heads of actively managed funds interviewed for an II video series share some key traits: resilience, grit and humor.
The former global head of M&A at Morgan Stanley joined forces with Blackstone Group to create a publicly traded boutique advisory firm.
TPG Group has enlisted Jon Winkelried, a veteran of Goldman Sachs Group, as co-CEO to help it pursue strategies such as credit.