David Blitzer had his eye on Addy Loudiadis’s business at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. for years.
Blackstone Group LP President Tony James said the “good times” are just starting for private- equity firms because the U.S. economic recovery is still in its early stages, Europe has stabilized and China is rebounding.
Tony James, after giving a bullish forecast for alternative assets at Blackstone Group’s investor day, joined Hillary and Bill Clinton for dinner in a tent last night at the Central Park Zoo.
Tony James, president and chief operating officer of Blackstone Group LP, purchased a co-op on Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue for $24.9 million.
Tony James, president of Blackstone Group LP, said allegations that the biggest buyout firms colluded in bidding on takeovers are untrue and may have been politically motivated in an election year.
"I did not even know they were in the real estate business."
- Tony James on Dec 08, 2014