Tag: Blackstone

  • Reports: Goldman Sachs to raise $8 bn in its second buyout fund

    Reports: Goldman Sachs to raise $8 bn in its second buyout fund

    Goldman Sachs Group Inc plans to raise $8 billion in only its second buyout fund since the 2008 financial crisis, bolstering its ability to secure deals worldwide, said two people with direct knowledge of the matter. Undeterred by a coronavirus epidemic in China that has cast a shadow over the global economy, the Wall Street […]

  • London Stock Exchange to acquire Refinitiv for $27 billion

    The London Stock Exchange Group said on Friday it was in discussions to acquire financial data analytics provider Refinitiv Holdings for $27 billion, including debt. The deal comes less than a year after buyout firm Blackstone Group acquired a majority stake in Refinitiv from Thomson Reuters, valuing the company at the time at $20 billion […]