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3 September 2015

Blackstone takes ‘significant’ stake in US insurance group PMI

blackstone The Blackstone Group has acquired a “significant” equity stake in the PMI Group, a holding company for PMI Mortgage Insurance, which provides residential mortgage insurance coverage throughout the US.

28 August 2015

Strategic Partners buys stake in Europa Capital Fund

asia real estate Strategic Partners, Blackstone Group’s dedicated private equity secondaries division, has purchased a stake in Europa Capital managed Fund, AltAssets can reveal.

20 August 2015

Part-PE-owned Weather Co reported seeking sale of part of Weather Channel

clouds The Weather Co, a US weather news broadcaster owned by an investor group led by NBCUniversal, Bain Capital and the Blackstone Group, has retained investment banks as it explores a sale of the digital part of its Weather Channel business, Bloomberg has reported.

12 August 2015

Seven PE firms in $9.1bn SunGard exit to Fidelity National Info Services

Dollar cash money Seven major private equity firms are to offload their 10-year-old investments in SunGard, the financial services software company, for around $9.1bn, including the assumption of debt, to Fidelity National Information Services Inc, it was announced on Wednesday.

3 August 2015

Blackstone, Fortress Investment in the race to buy Japan’s Simplex

tokyo-japan-965322-m US private equity firms Blackstone Group and Fortress Investment Group have both been shortlisted for the second round of bidding for Japan’s Simplex Investment Advisors.

31 July 2015

Fidelity National in talks to buy PE-backed SunGard for $9bn

data storage_lrg Payment service provider Fidelity National Information Services is reportedly in exclusive talks to acquire private equity-backed SunGard Data Systems, AltAssets understands.

29 July 2015

Blackstone looks to offload Polymer in $3bn deal

dollar capital cash money pic Private equity major Blackstone Group is looking to offload specialty materials company Polymer Group in a deal that could approach $3bn in value, AltAssets understands.

28 July 2015

Blackstone names Chae to succeed Tosi as CFO

park-avenue-new-york-august-2006-673371-m Blackstone Group, the New York based private equity giant, has named Michael Chae to succeed Laurence Tosi as chief financial officer.

23 July 2015

Blackstone unveils $3bn move into Nordic region real estate

Scandinavia The Blackstone Group is to make a major move into the Nordic region's real estate sector, with a deal to acquire a 34 per cent stake in Agasti Holding, a Norwegian investment manager, and other properties in Norway and Scandinavia.

11 June 2015

Blackstone on target for $17.5bn hard cap close for Fund VII

debt money dollars Blackstone Group is reportedly looking to hold a final close for its seventh vehicle on its $17.5bn hard cap, AltAssets understands.

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