MassMutual to Buy American Financial Annuity Unit
The $3.5 billion deal came a day after Allstate said it would sell its life insurance business to private-equity giant Blackstone for $2.8 billion.
Finance of America Plans $1.9B SPAC Merger to Go Public
The Blackstone-backed company will go public by merging with blank check company Replay Acquisition.
Blackstone Makes $3B Match with Bumble Owner
The acquisition of dating app startup MagicLab fits Blackstone's push to invest in companies with robust growth profiles.
Blackstone to Convert from a Partnership to a Corporation
The private equity giant's structural change will allow more investors to buy its stock.
Ex-Healthcare CFO Accused of $309M Fraud
Sotirios “Sam” Zaharis and two other former Constellation Healthcare execs allegedly duped investor Chinh Chu into acquiring the company for $309 million.
What’s Life Like for an Industry-Switching CFO?
Fredrik Eliasson leaves a long career in the railroad business to take over finance in the health-care technology field.
Blackstone Profits Plunge
'The market tantrum in the first part of the year resulted in lots of dislocation,' said CEO Stephen Schwarzman.
Blackstone Buys BioMed REIT for $4.9B
The $23.75-per-share deal gives Blackstone access to office buildings that cater to life science tenants in major markets.
Blackstone Fined $39M Over Fee Practices
The settlement with the SEC is the second stemming from the agency's increased authority over the private equity industry.
Company’s Scale, Complexity Challenge Hilton CFO
The company has performed excellently in recent years, but the success hasn't come easily.