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Blackstone is doubling down on investments in other buyout firms

4 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

Blackstone Group isn't satisfied with the steep fees it charges its clients. It also wants a cut of the steep fees that other buyout firms charge their clients. The private-equity giant headed by billionaire Stephen Schwarzman has nearly doubled the targeted size of a fund that takes stakes in hedge funds, real estate companies and...
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Report: Jeffrey Epstein signed a will 2 days before death

Report: Jeffrey Epstein signed a will 2 days before death

Court papers list assets of about $577 million. Read more ...

Baker Mayfield trashes Daniel Jones as a loser

Baker Mayfield trashes Daniel Jones as a loser

Baker Mayfield has joined the long list of Daniel Jones haters. The Browns quarterback ripped the Giants' decision to take Jones with the No. 6 pick in the NFL draft during a... Read more ...

Regulator approves overhaul of ‘Volcker Rule,' which restricts risky bank moves

Regulator approves overhaul of ‘Volcker Rule,' which restricts risky bank moves

A US banking regulator announced Tuesday he had approved a final rule simplifying the “Volcker Rule,” which restricts risky profit-seeking trades by banks. Joseph Otting, the... Read more ...

Former HUD secretary Julián Castro qualifies for next Democratic debate

Former HUD secretary Julián Castro qualifies for next Democratic debate

Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro has made the cut for September's third round of Democratic primary debates, meeting polling and fundraising... Read more ...

Jimmy Garoppolo's preseason debut was a complete disaster

Jimmy Garoppolo's preseason debut was a complete disaster

The only direction Jimmy Garoppolo can go is up. Making his preseason debut on Monday night against the Broncos, the 49ers quarterback posted a 0.0 passer rating after going... Read more ...

Central Florida nurses: Clinic warns only speak English or be fired

Central Florida nurses: Clinic warns only speak English or be fired

Seven Puerto Rican health care workers say supervisors at a Florida government-run clinic warned them to stop speaking Spanish among themselves or they would get fired. Read more ...

'Scumbag lowlife': Pub owner flushes Conor McGregor's whiskey after assault...

'Scumbag lowlife': Pub owner flushes Conor McGregor's whiskey after assault video goes viral

The owner of an Irish bar in Florida has destroyed his supply of Conor McGregor's Proper Twelve whiskey after a video emerged of the Irish UFC star appearing to assault an... Read more ...

Sister Jean's 100th birthday celebrated with look-alike LEGO statue

Sister Jean's 100th birthday celebrated with look-alike LEGO statue

Sister Jean Celebrates 100th Birthday with LEGO Likeness CHICAGO - Sister Jean's 100th birthday isn't until Wednesday, but Legoland is already celebrating. They created an... Read more ...

Italian PM Conte resigning amid tensions in coalition

Italian PM Conte resigning amid tensions in coalition

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has resigned, after delivering a blistering attack on Vice Premier Matteo Salvini, who he said put his own interests ahead of... Read more ...

Amanda Anisimova out of US Open after father's death

Amanda Anisimova out of US Open after father's death

Rising American teenager Amanda Anisimova has withdrawn from the U.S. Open following the death of her father and longtime coach Konstantin Anisimova, ESPN reported on Monday... Read more ...