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Executives & Employees
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Recent Transactions
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The Blackstone Group LP

OVERVIEW

Date Founded
1985
Headquarters
345 Park Ave 32nd Floor, New York, NY 10154 USA
Type of Company
Public
Employees (Worldwide)
2,120
Industries
Private Equity & Venture Capital

Trusts & Funds

Investment Services & Portfolio Management
Company Description
Blackstone Group LP engages in the provision of investment and fund management services. It operates through the following business segments: Private Equity, Real Estate, Hedge Fund Solutions, and Credit. The Private Equity segment consists of flagship corporate private equity funds, Blackstone Capital Partners funds, sector-focused corporate private equity funds, including energy-focused funds, Blackstone Energy Partners funds, and core private equity fund, Blackstone Core Equity Partners. The Real Estate segment includes management of core real estate fund and non-exchange traded restate investment trusts. The Hedge Fund Solutions segment comprises of Blackstone Alternative Asset Management, which manages hedge funds and includes Indian-focused and Asian-focused closed-end mutual funds. The Credit segment includes GSO Capital Partners LP, which manages credit-oriented funds. The company was by founded by Stephen Allen Schwarzman and Peter G. Peterson in 1985 and is headquartered in New York, NY.
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peHUB
September 22, 2017
Los Angeles Times
September 22, 2017
SNL Real Estate Daily
September 20, 2017
City A.M.
September 19, 2017
City A.M.
September 18, 2017
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Executives & Employees See more


Founder, Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer

President & Chief Operating Officer

Senior Managing Director & Chief Financial Officer

General Counsel, Asia Pacific

Managing Director & General Counsel, Real Estate

Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel, Strategic Partners

Head of Private Equity Portfolio Operations

Global Head, Private Equity

Senior MD & Head-Private Wealth Solutions

Global Head of Real Estate
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Board of Directors


Former Founder, Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer at The Blackstone Group LP

President & Chief Operating Officer at The Blackstone Group LP

Founder at Breyer Capital LLC

Dean Emeritus at Harvard University - Harvard Business School

Executive Chairman at Bloomberg LP

Global Head of Real Estate at The Blackstone Group LP

Former Prime Minister of Canada

Former Senior Partner at Deloitte & Touche LLP

Senior Managing Director & Co-Founder at GSO Capital Partners LP

President & Chief Executive Officer at Blackstone Alternative Investment Advisors LLC
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Owners & Shareholders

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Janus Capital Management offers growth and core equity, international and global equity, balanced, fixed-income, alternative and retail money market investment strategies. The firm also offers investment strategies through affiliated investment advisors.Janus seeks to add value versus benchmarks by actively pursuing alpha generation through proprietary fundamental research. They look for companies with misunderstood fundamentals and price dislocations, as well as rapidly growing companies for some equity strategies. For their equity strategies, Janus favors businesses with sustainable above-average earnings growth potential, outstanding free-cash flow generation, recurring revenue and strong profit margins and return on invested capital.Janus' fixed-income research focuses on businesses that have strong or improving balance sheets, improving free-cash flow generation and recurring revenue. The firm also looks for companies with dominant industry franchises that possess various catalysts for growth.Janus uses a proprietary fixed-income risk management tool named Quantum which allows them to view relative value, risk and returns at the portfolio level, individual credit level and across the investable credit universe globally. Janus employs fundamental credit research and risk management processes to select the best total return ideas within the spectrum of fixed income securities and across capitalization structures of individual companies.Janus also offers strategies which seek absolute return with low correlation to stocks and bonds by relying on a diverse group of risk factors, each with risk premium across equity, fixed-income, commodity and currency asset classes. These risk premia include relative value, momentum, credit, size, roll yield, systematic and currency carry, among others. Their proprietary, multi-factor risk allocation methodology is used to allocate assets across the various risk premia.
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Morgan Stanley Investment Management strives to provide outstanding long-term investment performance and best-in-class service to a diverse client base, which includes governments, institutions, corporations and individuals worldwide. Our global structure leverages the breadth, depth and access of the Morgan Stanley franchise to provide our clients a comprehensive suite of investment management solutions.
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BMO Asset Management Corp. (BMO AM) actively manages equity, fixed-income, short duration/cash and asset allocation strategies for their clients. The firm employs a variety of security analysis methods in managing client accounts, including fundamental and quantitative (technical) analysis. BMO AM relies on sources of information, such as financial publications, internal and external research, company visits, SEC reports and information from rating services. Investment strategies include both long-term and short-term purchases and option writing. They provide advice regarding the following types of securities: equity securities, debt securities, commercial paper, municipal securities, government securities, mutual funds, ETFs, futures and options contracts, collateralized loans and private placements.
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ING Bank NV (Investment Management) is an active manager which seeks to identify and manage risk. They facilitate the development of the Bank’s credit and deposit business, manage the bank’s regulatory liquidity based on consideration of costs, risks and interest rates and manage and maximize the net interest margin while complying with European regulations.
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Fred Alger Management (FAM) is a growth manager that uses proprietary, bottom-up, fundamental research to identify companies that are undergoing positive dynamic change. The firm invests in companies experiencing high unit volume growth and/or companies undergoing a positive life cycle change. Companies with high unit volume growth are companies that may be experiencing growing demand, have a strong business model, have market dominance or have strong free cash flow. Companies undergoing positive life cycle change may have new management, a new product innovation, may be involved in a new acquisition or may stand to benefit from new regulations. FAM's investment strategies include: FAM offers multiple investment strategies, including Capital Appreciation, Capital Appreciation Focus, Dynamic Return, Emerging Markets, Growth & Income, Health Sciences, International Growth, Global Growth, Large Cap Growth, Mid Cap Growth, Mid Cap Focus, Small Cap Growth, Small Cap Focus, SMid Cap Growth, Spectra and SRI Capital Appreciation.
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Recent Transactions

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Blackstone Corporate Private Equity, The Blackstone Group LP purchase Global Sources Ltd.
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The Blackstone Group LP purchases Harvest Fund Advisors LLC - (Pending)
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Invitation Homes, Inc., The Blackstone Group LP purchase Starwood Waypoint Homes - (Pending)
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The Blackstone Group LP, Rothesay Life Ltd. /Private Group purchase Rothesay Life Plc from The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. - (Pending)
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The Blackstone Group LP purchases Banco Popular Espanol SA /Real Estate Bus from Banco Santander SA - (Pending)
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Transaction Advisors

Companies ▾
Legal Advisor
Advised on Blackstone Real Estate Advisors, Blackstone Corporate Private Equity, The Blackstone Group LP purchase resulting in a new company Park Hotels & Resorts, Inc.
Investment Advisor
Advised on Blackstone Real Estate Advisors, Blackstone Corporate Private Equity, The Blackstone Group LP purchase resulting in a new company Park Hotels & Resorts, Inc.
Investment Advisor
Advised on Blackstone Real Estate Advisors, The Blackstone Group LP purchase Equity Office Properties Trust
Investment Advisor
Advised on Blackstone Real Estate Advisors, The Blackstone Group LP purchase Equity Office Properties Trust
Investment Advisor
Advised on Blackstone Real Estate Advisors, Blackstone Corporate Private Equity, The Blackstone Group LP purchase resulting in a new company Park Hotels & Resorts, Inc.
People ▾
Hiring Partner
Advised on Blackstone Real Estate Advisors, Blackstone Corporate Private Equity, The Blackstone Group LP purchase resulting in a new company Park Hotels & Resorts, Inc.
Legal Advisor
Advised on Blackstone Real Estate Advisors, Blackstone Corporate Private Equity, The Blackstone Group LP purchase resulting in a new company Park Hotels & Resorts, Inc.
Legal Advisor
Advised on Blackstone Real Estate Advisors, Blackstone Corporate Private Equity, The Blackstone Group LP purchase resulting in a new company Park Hotels & Resorts, Inc.
Legal Advisor
Advised on Blackstone Real Estate Advisors, Blackstone Corporate Private Equity, The Blackstone Group LP purchase resulting in a new company Park Hotels & Resorts, Inc.
Legal Advisor
Advised on Blackstone Real Estate Advisors, The Blackstone Group LP purchase Equity Office Properties Trust
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Transaction Clients

Companies ▾
Investment Advisor
Advised on Great Plains Energy, Inc. purchases Aquila, Inc.
Investment Advisor
Advised on LIN TV Corp. purchases Emmis Communications Corp. /5 Television Stations from Emmis Communications
Investment Advisor
Advised on General Electric Company, GE Energy Management Services, Inc. purchase Wind Turbine Assets of Enron Wind Corp. from Enron Corporation
Investment Advisor
Advised on Pacific Century Group Holdings Ltd., Bridge Partners LP purchase AIG, Inc. /Investment Advisory & Asset Management Business from AIG
Investment Advisor
Advised on State Street Corporation, SSgA Funds Management, Inc. purchase Gartmore Investment Management Plc /Passive Equity Business from Nationwide Financial Services, Inc.
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Advisors & Consultants

People ▾
Legal Advisor

Chair at Jewish Foundation For Education of Women
Advisor

Founder at RIT Capital Partners Plc
Senior Advisor

Executive Officer at Blackstone Commercial Real Estate Debt Fund (Cayman) LP
Industrial Advisor

Co-Founder & Administrator at Institute for Cerebral and Medullary Disorders
Legal Advisor

Co-Managing Partner at Ropes & Gray LLP
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Clients

Companies ▾
   New York, NY
Blackstone Mortgage Trust, Inc. is a real estate investment trust, which focuses primarily on loans and securities backed by commercial real estate assets. The company was founded by Samuel Zell, John R. Klopp, and Craig M. Hatkoff in July 1997 and is headquartered in New York, NY.
   ST LOUIS, MO
TO SEEK EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING, RESEARCH, HEALTH CARE, AND SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY AS GUIDED BY THE SPIRITUAL AND INTELLECTUAL IDEALS OF THE SOCIETY OF JESUS.
   Boston, MA
The Pension Reserves Investment Management Board employs external investment managers and gives them discretion, consistent with specified objectives and guidelines, to manage the Pension Reserves Investment Trust's assets. At reasonable intervals of not more than 3 to 5 years, the Board undertakes a comprehensive review of their asset allocation plan and its underlying assumptions, including Massachusetts' current and projected pension assets and liabilities, long-term capital markets rate of return assumptions and the Board's risk tolerances. The review identifies a reasonable time horizon and investment strategy for matching assets and liabilities, a fund level total return target and an optimal allocation among available asset classes and sub-asset classes. The Board examines the asset allocation plan annually, and considers adjustments to the plan as may be appropriate.
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Key Stats and Financials as of 2016

Market Capitalization
$22.1B
Total Enterprise Value
$44.5B
Earnings Per Share
$1.56
Revenue
$5.17B
Net Profit
$1.04B
EBITDA
$2.53B
EBITDAMargin
48.87%
Total Debt
$8.94B
Total Equity
$12.5B
Enterprise Value Sales
8.6x
Enterprise Value EBITDAOperating
17.59x
TEVNet Income
42.78x
Debt TEV
0.2x
Five Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
7.23%
Three Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
-5.9%
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Investments

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Future Finance Loan Corp Ltd. provides students loans for higher education in the UK and abroad. It loans can be used to pay for tuition fees and living expenses for undergraduate and postgraduate study. The company was founded in 2013 by Brian Norton and Adam Navroz and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.
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The Ozone Group operates as a real estate development company. It specializes in residential condominiums, row houses, villas, serviced apartments, hotels, resorts, spas, business parks, SEZs, integrated townships and retail malls. The company is headquartered in Bangalore, India.

Suppliers

   Engineering, Construction & Architecture    London, GL
ISG Plc provides construction, fitting out and refurbishment services. Its service lines include: Fit out, Technology, Construction & Development. The firm’s portfolio of projects include: the construction and upgrade of data centers, laboratories, clean rooms and processing facilities as well as the renewal of critical infrastructure, such as boilers and chillers. It also engages in the delivering sustainable initiatives including solar devices and other energy-efficient solutions. The firm provides independent commissioning management and associated services to all industries reliant on mechanical and electrical building services systems for business operations. The company was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.
   IT Consulting & Services    Melbourne, VI
UXC Ltd. provides business services and solutions in the areas of information, communication, and technology. It offers advisory, consulting, application management, information technology infrastructure, and health ICT services. The company was founded on September 13, 2002 and is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia.
   Real Estate    Los Angeles, CA
CBRE Group, Inc. engages in the provision of commercial real estate and investment services. It operates through the following segments: Americas; Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA); Asia Pacific; Global Investment Management, and Development Services. The Americas segment comprises of operations throughout the United States and Canada as well as markets in Latin America. The EMEA segment offers residential property services. The Asia Pacific segment includes real estate services to corporations. The Global Investment Management segment involves in investment management services to pension funds, insurance companies, sovereign wealth funds, foundations, endowments, and institutional investors. The Development Services segment consists of development services to users of and investors in commercial real estate. The company was founded by Colbert Coldwell in 1906 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.
   Management Consulting    Arnhem, GE
Arcadis NV operates as a global design and consultancy firm that provides consultancy, design, engineering and management services. It focuses its services on buildings, environment, infrastructure, and water business lines. It operates through the following segments: Americas, Europe and Middle East, Asia Pacific, and CallisonRTKL. The company was founded in 1888 and is headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
   Other Insurance Services    Philadelphia, PA
Hill International, Inc. engages in the provision of program management, project management, construction management, construction claims and other consulting services primarily to the buildings, transportation, environmental, energy and industrial markets. It operates through the following segments: Project Management Group and Construction Claims Group. The Project Management Group segment provides extensive construction and project management services to construction owners worldwide. Such services include program management, project management, construction management, project management oversight, troubled project turnaround, staff augmentation, project labor agreement consulting, commissioning, estimating and cost management, and labor compliance services. The Construction Claims Group segment provides services like claims consulting, management consulting, litigation support, expert witness testimony, cost/damages assessment, delay/disruption analysis, adjudication, lender advisory, risk management, forensic accounting, fraud investigation and Project Neutral services to clients worldwide. The company was founded by Irvin E. Richter in 1976 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, PA.
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Awards & Honors

Rank #536
2016
Fortune Magazine - Fortune 1000 Companies
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Rank #101
2010
Financial Advisor Magazine - Top RIA Survey

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