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Kosmos Energy to offer common stock in public offering
Monday, 22 May 2017 04:40pm EDT 

May 22 (Reuters) - Kosmos Energy Ltd :Kosmos energy announces secondary public offering of common shares.Kosmos energy-funds affiliated with blackstone group & funds affiliated with warburg pincus agreed to sell 40 million of kosmos' common shares.Kosmos energy ltd - upon completion of offering, one of directors nominated by blackstone group is expected to resign from kosmos board of directors.Kosmos energy ltd - blackstone group will only have right to nominate one designee to kosmos board of directors.Kosmos energy-funds affiliated with blackstone to sell 30 million shares and funds affiliated with warburg pincus to sell 10 million common shares of co.  Full Article

Blackstone Mortgage Trust prices public offering of convertible senior notes
Monday, 1 May 2017 08:37pm EDT 

May 1 (Reuters) - Blackstone mortgage Trust :Blackstone mortgage trust announces pricing of public offering of convertible senior notes.Notes will pay interest semiannually at a rate of 4.375% per annum and will mature on may 5, 2022.Pricing of underwritten public offering of $250 million aggregate principal amount of 4.375% convertible senior notes due 2022.  Full Article

Blackstone Mortgage Trust reports offering of convertible senior notes
Monday, 1 May 2017 07:01am EDT 

May 1 (Reuters) - Blackstone Mortgage Trust Inc ::Blackstone Mortgage Trust, Inc. Announces public offering of convertible senior notes.Blackstone Mortgage Trust Inc - commenced underwritten public offering of $250.0 million aggregate principal amount of convertible senior notes due 2022.Blackstone Mortgage Trust - to use net proceeds from offering to originate and purchase additional commercial mortgage loans and other target assets.Blackstone Mortgage Trust Inc - notes will mature on May 1, 2022.  Full Article

21st Century Fox is in talks with Blackstone to launch a joint bid for Tribune Media - FT, citing sources
Sunday, 30 Apr 2017 07:54pm EDT 

May 1 (Reuters) - :21st Century Fox is in talks with Blackstone to launch a joint bid for Tribune Media - FT, citing sources.  Full Article

Blackstone Mortgage Trust reports Q1 earnings of $0.54 per share
Tuesday, 25 Apr 2017 04:16pm EDT 

April 25 (Reuters) - Blackstone Mortgage Trust Inc -:Blackstone Mortgage Trust reports first quarter 2017 results.Qtrly gaap earnings of $0.54 per share.Qtrly core earnings of $0.61 per share.Q1 earnings per share view $0.63 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Blackstone says AUM grew to $368.2 billion at quarter end
Thursday, 20 Apr 2017 07:22am EDT 

April 20 (Reuters) - Blackstone Group Lp ::Total assets under management grew to a record $368.2 billion at quarter end; increased 7 pct year-over-year.Q1 net income per common unit $0.69.Says economic net income was $986 million ($0.82/unit) in the quarter.Gross inflows were $14.0 billion in the quarter, bringing LTM inflows to $66.5 billion.Q1 GAAP total revenue $1,940.7 million versus $932.4 million.Declared a first quarter distribution of $0.87 per common unit payable on May 8, 2017.Distributable earnings was $1.02/unit in the quarter.  Full Article

Blackstone and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board to acquire Ascend Learning LLC
Friday, 14 Apr 2017 11:58am EDT 

Ascend Learning, LLC: Blackstone and canada pension plan investment board to acquire ascend learning from providence equity partners and ontario teachers' pension plan .Ascend learning llc - Barclays acted as lead financial advisor to ascend and providence equity partners on transaction.  Full Article

Seaworld entertainment inc announces long-term investment by Zhonghong Group
Friday, 24 Mar 2017 06:45am EDT 

Seaworld Entertainment Inc : Seaworld Entertainment Inc announces long-term investment by zhonghong group . Seaworld - unit of Zhonghong will acquire about 21pct equity interest in Seaworld from certain funds affiliated with blackstone at $23.00 per share . Seaworld Entertainment Inc - upon closing of transaction, seaworld will increase size of its board to 11 . Seaworld Entertainment Inc - unit of Zhonghong Zhuoye Group Co Ltd. Will acquire an approximately 21pct equity interest in Seaworld . Seaworld Entertainment- following closing , blackstone and affiliates will no longer hold any interests in seaworld or have seats on board . Seaworld entertainment - zhonghong group executives yoshikazu maruyama and yongli wang will join seaworld board . Seaworld Entertainment - agreement contains certain restrictions on Zhonghong Group's ability to sell its interest in Seaworld for period of two years .Seaworld Entertainment-deal contains limitations on zhonghong's ability to acquire more than 24.9pct of shares without approval of independent directors.  Full Article

Blackstone looks to cash out of European warehouse platform - WSJ
Tuesday, 21 Mar 2017 07:11am EDT 

Blackstone Group LP : Blackstone looks to cash out of European warehouse platform - WSJ, citing sources .Blackstone is seeking sale or initial public offering of Logicor, likely resulting in deal of more than 10 billion euros - WSJ, citing sources.  Full Article

Blackstone acquires Windsor Atlantica hotel in Rio De Janeiro
Monday, 20 Mar 2017 08:01am EDT 

Blackstone: Blackstone announces acquisition of The Windsor Atlantica hotel in Rio De Janeiro . Financial terms of transaction were not disclosed .Signed management agreement with Hilton for Windsor Atlantica Hotel.  Full Article

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CORRECTED-BRIEF-Kosmos Energy announces secondary offering

* Kosmos energy announces secondary public offering of common shares