Blackstone Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Results

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Market Commentary
  • More Trouble for the Equity Markets Ahead

    All last year, we were waiting for the 10% correction in the United States equity market that never came. By the fourth quarter, many investors were beginning to think stocks would never go down, especially with real GDP growth picking up to 3% in the U.S. and spreading to other economies globally.

  • Blackstone to Make Strategic Minority Investment in Rockpoint

    New York, March 13, 2018 – Blackstone (NYSE: BX) and Rockpoint Group, L.L.C. (Rockpoint) announced today that Blackstone’s Strategic Capital Holdings Fund has acquired a passive, minority equity stake in Rockpoint, a Boston-based global real estate investment management firm. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.