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BLACKSTONE ENDS PARTNERSHIP STRUCTURE TO BECOME CORPORATION

Private equity firm hopes the move will make its stock more attractive

FORMER KKR DEALMAKER TARGETS $3BN FOR NEW BUYOUT FIRM

Navab Capital Partners' projected buying power would set it apart from most new entrants

 
 
 

FUNDING CIRCLE REFORMS EU TIES WITH €100M LENDING PACT

Planned multimillion-euro funding programme with the European Investment Bank was put on ice following the 2016 Brexit vote

BRUISED OIL INVESTOR ANDURAND LOOKS TO TAKE RISKIER BETS

Hedge fund manager is launching a new fund that takes on more risk as a way to benefit from crude's recovery

 
 
 

HEALTHCARE BUYOUTS HIT FIVE-YEAR HIGH IN EUROPE

Private equity firms invested $17.8bn in European healthcare companies last year, Bain says

JPMORGAN GIVES NEW ROLES TO WOMEN SEEN AS POTENTIAL DIMON SUCCESSORS

Ascension of either Marianne Lake and Jennifer Piepszak to the top job would be a major development for women

 
 
 

CANARY WHARF FACES APPEAL IN LANDMARK BREXIT LEASE RULING

Keenly watched case centring on tenants' ability to walk away from office contracts due to Brexit will be reopened

GOLDMAN SACHS'S 20 STOCK PICKS TO OUTPERFORM A SLOWING RALLY

One Goldman analyst has a suggestion for finding companies that can thrive when the market is looking toppy

 
 
 

WATCHDOG BACKS DOWN FROM BREAKING UP BIG FOUR AUDIT FIRMS

Competition and Markets Authority affirms recommendation that audit and consulting functions be kept separate

CITI BUYS BELFAST OFFICE DAYS AFTER CONFIRMING DEAL FOR CANARY WHARF HQ

The US bank's strategy is to buy rather than rent offices to lower costs

 
 
 

TRANSPARENCY CAMPAIGNER CHRIS SIER TREBLES CLIENTS FOR NEW VENTURE

ClearGlass is running fund fee cost checks on 30 pension schemes, up from seven at launch in November

CITY WATCHDOG READIES NEW RULES FOR CRYPTOASSETS AND P2P

The regulator will set final rules for the peer-to-peer lending sector this quarter

 
 
 

GAM WOES CONTINUE AS INVESTORS PULL ANOTHER CHF 4BN

Swiss investment group sets July deadline for completing sale of assets in Tim Haywood's funds

BLACKSTONE BATTLES WITH ITALIAN MOGUL OVER MILAN PROPERTY

A critical court hearing is set for next week on Blackstone's claim media tycoon is trying to extort the firm

 
 
 

FEARED 1980S CORPORATE RAIDER DIES IN APPARENT MURDER-SUICIDE

Minneapolis investor, dubbed ‘Irv the Liquidator,' laid siege to Disney, RCA and Pabst

BLACKROCK'S LARRY FINK SAYS MARKET AT ‘RISK OF A MELT-UP, NOT MELTDOWN'

The stock-market rally so far this year has been partly attributed to a dovish shift by the Federal Reserve

 
 
 

STOCK-PICKERS MISS THE MARK AGAIN, S&P FINDS

S&P points to a turbulent year for markets and a weakening global economy as contributing to the underperformance

‘WE BLEW IT': FINTECH GENDER PAY GAP WORSE THAN INVESTMENT BANKS

Gender pay gap reports reveal how widespread the issue is on the frontier of finance

 
 
 

CITY FEARS OVER CORBYN RESURFACE AFTER BREXIT DELAY

Decision to postpone Britain's departure from the EU has increased the chances of a UK election

BLACKROCK'S PROFITS FALL BUT ASSETS HIT $6TN AGAIN

Money manager faces a price war that is rippling across asset management world

 
 
 



‘They are Christians': Obama & Clinton lambasted for calling bombed Sri...

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Huawei, the Chinese tech giant accused of spying, released quarterly...

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A number of NHL players are in favor of changing the current playoff format. Read more ...