Blackstone eyes healthcare, energy in high-priced market

Blackstone, Hamilton James, Tony James, private equity, earnings, healthcare, energy
  • Blackstone deploys nearly $12 bln, more than half in PE
  • Realizations surpass $16.1 bln in Q1
  • President James says firm optimistic on U.S. economy
Blackstone Group bought a lot of assets in the first quarter, but it sold more. The firm realized more than $16.1 billion across its entire platform in the quarter, a record for the firm, an April 20 earnings report shows. ...DON'T MISS IT! After two successful conferences on the East Coast, we’re bringing our LPs and fund managers to San Francisco for the first annual Emerging Manager Connect West on May 11. Don’t miss out on insightful panels and great networking! CLICK HERE for details.

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