KKR & Co. is emerging as the global private-equity winner in Asia, beating rivals Carlyle Group LP and TPG Capital in the performance of funds started since 2006 and their latest money-raising efforts.
Mining companies led by BHP Billiton Ltd. are holding the biggest ever sale of assets this year just as commodity prices head into a bear market. What’s bad timing for the miners might be the opposite for private equity.
KKR & Co., the private-equity firm run by Henry Kravis and George Roberts, is in discussions with former Central Intelligence Agency Director David Petraeus about a role at the company, according to a person with knowledge of the talks.
KKR & Co., the private-equity firm run by Henry Kravis and George Roberts, is considering a bid for Rio Tinto Group’s stake in an Australian copper and gold mine, two people with knowledge of the matter said.
Symphony International Holdings Ltd. said it’s seeking private-equity deals in markets including Malaysia and Thailand as assets in Indonesia, where it has invested for more than two decades, have become overvalued.
Henry Kravis, co-chairman of KKR & Co., and art collector Donald L. Bryant Jr. agreed to resolve claims that Bryant reneged on an agreement to donate paintings by Jasper Johns to the Museum of Modern Art in New York.