Star and Blackstone launch bids to buyout Australia's Crown Resorts

Star and Blackstone launch bids to buyout Australia's Crown Resorts

By Anna Domanska - May 11, 2021

A bidding war has broken out between Australian casino company Star Entertainment Group and US private equity investor Blackstone Group over Crown Resorts, Australia’s bigges

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Blackstone puts in an offer of $1.68 billion for St Modwen

Blackstone puts in an offer of $1.68 billion for St Modwen

By Anna Domanska - May 08, 2021

Blackstone, the private equity firm, is planning to acquire St Modwen Properties, a logistics and housing developer, for £1.2bn ($1.68 billion) in a bid to take advantage of the P

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Takeda to sell drug subsidiary to Blackstone Group for $2.3 billion

Takeda to sell drug subsidiary to Blackstone Group for $2.3 billion

By Christy Gren - Aug 24, 2020

Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. has agreed to sell its Japanese consumer healthcare business to US private equity firm The Blackstone Group for $2.3 billion.

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Blackstone Bids $2.38 billion for Investa

Blackstone Bids $2.38 billion for Investa

By Anna Domanska - May 28, 2018

For the last few weeks, Industry Leaders Magazine has found itself running a Blackstone acquisition deal almost every week. Earlier this month, the US multinational private equity

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Blackstone to Acquire Gramercy Property in $7.6 billion buyout deal

Blackstone to Acquire Gramercy Property in $7.6 billion buyout deal

By Anna Domanska - May 07, 2018

Following a string of mergers and acquisitions announced on Monday comes another deal: Blackstone Group announced it would acquire Gramercy Property Trust, a commercial real estate

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Blackstone pulls out of race for Dell acquisition

Blackstone pulls out of race for Dell acquisition

By Anna Domanska - Apr 19, 2013

While the game is getting harder, Blackstone Group is rumored to have pulled out of a race for a Dell acquisition. Certainly, the good news on the matter has cheered up the remaini

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Vivint Security Firm Bought by Blackstone for $2 Billion

Vivint Security Firm Bought by Blackstone for $2 Billion

By Anna Domanska - Sep 21, 2012

Blackstone Group LP has finally agreed to go ahead with its decision to purchase Vivint Inc., one of the leading providers of home security, for a hefty sum of over $2 billion. The

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