Nov 12 2007 | 10:36am ET
The Blackstone Group swung to a third-quarter loss after taking a big charge relating to its initial public offering this summer.
Overall, revenue grew 14% to $526.7 million, as three of its four divisions enjoyed revenue spikes, but an $802.6 million non-cash charge—due to compensation costs from IPO unit awards, as well as amortization of intangibles—sent the private equity giant to a $113.2 million loss in the quarter. The company said it made a $372.5 million profit in the year-ago period, when it was still a private concern.
Mar 17 2014 | 9:30am ET
“Transparency” has become a touchstone for investors in the post-Madoff world but, according to Carl Lingenfelter, chief administration officer at Northern Trust Hedge Fund Services, it's a concept that has evolved over the past five years from fraud protection to risk management to investment performance. Read more…
Mar 10 2014 | 11:33am ET
A huge thank you to all of the people who helped make last Thursday’s HFC NY Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit such a success. The charity gala raised nearly $2 million to prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…