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Einhorn’s Greenlight Capital Added to the List

New York (HedgeCo.net) – Alternative investment firms continue to post poor second quarter results. On Monday, Greenlight Capital RE, the reinsurer headed by David Einhorn, reported a second quarter loss of $39.6 million on revenue of $67.6 million. Shares of […]

British Land sells Broadgate stake to Blackstone

Reuters – British Land has sold a 50 percent stake in City of London office complex Broadgate to Blackstone in a deal crafted to thrust the UK real estate firm to the front of the chase for UK property bargains. […]

Pensions seen fuelling hedge fund industry growth

Reuters – Pension funds will likely funnel more money into hedge funds and become a powerful engine of growth for the industry in the coming months, a hedge fund industry veteran said on Wednesday. "We are finding that corporate pension […]

Blackstone marks down D Bank debt

Financial Times – Blackstone marked down the value of billions of dollars worth of debt it bought at a discount from Deutsche Bank to zero, demonstrating that the group bet too early on a recovery. Blackstone bought the debt in […]