• Jul 11, 2016

    Blackstone and Quantum agree to acquire a 90,000 sqm office complex in Berlin

    Blackstone Real Estate Partners Europe IV (“Blackstone”) and Quantum Capital GmbH & Co. KG (“Quantum“) have agreed to acquire from Deutsche Office AG An den Treptowers 3 (“Treptowers”), a high-quality 90,000 sqm office building in Mediaspree, a fast growing sub-market in Berlin.
  • Jul 05, 2016

    Blackstone Appoints Marc Bolland as Head of European Portfolio Operations

    Blackstone (NYSE:BX) announces the appointment of Marc Bolland as Head of European Portfolio Operations of its private equity businesses. Mr Bolland was formerly Chief Executive of Marks and Spencer plc and previously Chief Executive of Morrisons plc and Chief Operating Officer of Heineken plc. He will start on 19 September 2016.
  • Jul 01, 2016

    Blackstone Announces Second Quarter 2016 Investor Call

    Blackstone (NYSE:BX) announced today that it will host its second quarter 2016 investor conference call on Thursday, July 21, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. ET.
  • Jul 01, 2016

    Blackstone Announces Second Quarter 2016 Media Call

    Blackstone (NYSE:BX) announced today that it will host a conference call for the media on Thursday, July 21, 2016 at 9:30 a.m. ET to review second quarter 2016 results.
  • Jun 17, 2016

    Blackstone acquires Blanchardstown Centre

    Blackstone Real Estate Partners Europe IV (”Blackstone”) announce the acquisition of Blanchardstown Centre, one of Ireland’s leading retail and leisure destinations from Green Property.
  • Jun 13, 2016

    Blackstone Announces Sale of Majority Interest in WindMW to China Three Gorges; WindMW is Owner of Meerwind, One of Germany’s Largest Offshore Windfarms

    Blackstone (NYSE:BX) today announced that Blackstone Energy Partners and affiliated private equity funds have entered into a definitive agreement to sell its majority interest in WindMW GmbH (“WindMW”), an offshore wind power joint-venture and owner of one of Germany’s largest offshore windfarms, “Meerwind,” to China Three Gorges Corporation (“China Three Gorges”), a global power company with extensive renewable power operations around the world. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
  • Jun 03, 2016

    Blackstone to Present at the Morgan Stanley Financials Conference

    Blackstone (NYSE:BX) announced today that Michael Chae, Blackstone’s Chief Financial Officer, is scheduled to present at the Morgan Stanley Financials Conference on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at 11:10 am ET.
  • Jun 02, 2016

    Blackstone Charitable Foundation Expands Campus Entrepreneurship Program “Blackstone LaunchPad” to Three Leading Texas Universities

    The Blackstone Charitable Foundation today announced the expansion of its campus entrepreneurship program, Blackstone LaunchPad, to three Texas universities: Texas A&M University, The University of Texas at Austin, and The University of Texas at Dallas.
  • May 31, 2016

    Media Advisory: Global Entrepreneurship Program Announces Multi-Year Grants and Welcomes Three Texas Universities

    On Thursday, June 2, Blackstone LaunchPad, a global entrepreneurship program, will announce the expansion of its global network to include three leading Texas universities: The University of Texas at Austin, The University of Texas at Dallas, and Texas A&M University.
  • May 17, 2016

    Blackstone to Present at Bernstein’s 32nd Annual Strategic Decisions Conference

    Blackstone (NYSE:BX) announced today that Stephen A. Schwarzman, Chairman, CEO and Co-Founder of Blackstone, will present at Bernstein’s 32nd Annual Strategic Decisions Conference in New York on Thursday, June 2nd, 2016 at approximately 10:00 a.m. EDT.
  • May 09, 2016

    Blackstone Appoints Dan Heintzelman as Senior Advisor

    Blackstone (NYSE:BX) today announced the appointment of Daniel C. Heintzelman as a Senior Advisor to the firm, providing strategic and operational counsel on the aerospace and industrials sectors. Mr. Heintzelman will also serve as the Chairman of Blackstone private equity portfolio company, MB Aerospace, a leading Tier I engine component manufacturer and repair business.
  • Apr 22, 2016

    GSO Capital Partners Completes Acquisition of Rijnmond Power Plant

    Funds managed by GSO Capital Partners (“GSO”) today completed the acquisition of the Rijnmond Power Plant, a natural gas-fired combined cycle power generation facility located in the Port of Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
  • Apr 21, 2016

    Blackstone Reports First Quarter 2016 Results

    Blackstone will host a conference call on April 21, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. ET to discuss fourth quarter and full year 2015 results. You can listen to the call by dialing +1 (877) 391-6747 (U.S. domestic) or +1 (617) 597-9291 (international) passcode 149 943 55#.
  • Apr 18, 2016

    David Flannery Joins GSO Capital Partners in New York

    GSO Capital Partners, a division of Blackstone (NYSE: BX), today announced that David Flannery has joined the firm as a Senior Managing Director focusing on distressed strategies in both private and public markets. He will be based in New York and brings to Blackstone his extensive experience across leveraged finance.
  • Apr 07, 2016

    Blackstone and Ivanhoé Cambridge Name New Stuyvesant Town/Peter Cooper Village/ Property Management Company

    Blackstone (NYSE:BX), through funds it manages on behalf of its real estate investors, and Ivanhoé Cambridge, a real estate subsidiary of Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ), today announced that the new property management company at Stuyvesant Town/Peter Cooper Village/ (STPCV) will be named StuyTown Property Services, following the end of a transition period with former property manager Compass Rock on April 1st.
  • Apr 05, 2016

    Blackstone Announces New Leadership Structure in Asia Pacific

    Blackstone (NYSE:BX) today announced a new Asia Pacific leadership structure to enhance management capabilities across the region.
  • Apr 05, 2016

    Blackstone Announces First Quarter 2016 Media Call

    Blackstone (NYSE:BX) announced today that it will host a conference call for the media on Thursday, April 21, 2016 at 9:30 a.m. ET to review first quarter 2016 results.
  • Apr 05, 2016

    Blackstone Announces First Quarter 2016 Investor Call

    Blackstone (NYSE:BX) announced today that it will host its first quarter 2016 investor conference call on Thursday, April 21, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. ET. Steve Schwarzman, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder; Tony James, President and Chief Operating Officer; Michael Chae, Chief Financial Officer; Joan Solotar, Head of Multi-Asset Investing and External Relations; and Weston Tucker, Head of Investor Relations, will review Blackstone’s first quarter 2016 results. You can listen to the call by dialing +1 (877) 391-6747 (U.S. domestic) or +1 (617) 597-9291 (international) passcode number 149 943 55#.
  • Apr 04, 2016

    Blackstone to Acquire a Majority Stake in Mphasis

    Blackstone today announced that private equity funds managed by Blackstone have entered into a definitive agreement with Hewlett Packard Enterprise to buy a majority stake in Mphasis Limited, a leading Information Technology services provider offering Applications, Business Process Outsourcing and Infrastructure Services.
  • Mar 21, 2016

    Norske Skogindustrier ASA

    GSO Capital Partners (“GSO”) is pleased to have reached terms with Norske Skogindustrier ASA (the “Company” or “Norske Skog”) for a deleveraging and liquidity injection that, we believe, will give management greater flexibility to execute its business plan to benefit from the cyclical upswing in paper prices.