Tuesday, 31 March 2015
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Oct 2 2012 | 1:45pm ET
Alternative investments giant Blackstone Group has struck a deal for real-estate finance company Capital Trust's investment-management unit.
Under the deal, Blackstone Real Estate Debt Strategies acquires CT Investment Management for $20 million, taking over the management of its funds. Blackstone will also pay $10 million to buy an 18.2% stake in CTIM's soon-to-be-former parent company, Capital Trust.
As part of the CTIM purchase, Blackrock will also buy out Capital Trust's co-investment with CTIM.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…