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New status is expected to widen the range of US and foreign owners of Blackstone’s stock.
The assets are part of a US-focused subscription-led information and events portfolio PEI has purchased from Simplify Compliance Holdings.
While the rest of the world is nudging up the tax payable on carried interest, Hong Kong is mulling a move the other way.
The deal will allow Oaktree to operate independently, though Brookfield intends to build up its stake.
An ageing population coupled with government budgetary constraints provide strong fundamentals. But while infra investors might be better custodians than PE, we find they should do a thorough check-up before diving in.
Gender divide
Private equity's diversity issue goes deeper than firms not seeing enough female candidates.
There are no signs President Trump and Congress are closing in on an agreement over the budget to resume work, and the shutdown comes at a time when the stock and bond markets have experienced volatility under the spectre of rising interest rates.
Jonas Nyquist, most recently head of private equity and infrastructure at the Swedish life insurer, will head a team at the oil and gas giant's fund management subsidiary.
Ahmed Badreldin, former head of MENA for The Abraaj Group, writes for PEI about his thoughts for LPs on fund due diligence lessons and investor safeguards.
The Canadian pension has teamed with Generation Investment Management and will target companies with strong ESG attributes.
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