Blackstone to Acquire GCA Services Group

The transaction is expected to close in October subject to certain government approvals and other customary closing conditions. Credit Suisse and Morgan Stanley acted as M&A advisors to Blackstone and are providing financing for the transaction.


ExpertPlan inks alliance with Redhawk Wealth Advisors

"We are extremely proud to have been selected by Redhawk Wealth Advisors to provide them with the retirement plan tools, resources and support to help them capitalize on increasing their retirement business," noted Ross Brown, Senior Vice Presid


It’s ad-ding up, hedgies going social

The traditionally secretive hedge fund industry is abuzz with chatter over the prospect of joining the wider world of social media, including Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter, sources told The Post.


Principal Wins China Approval for $150 Million Investment

Principal is seeking investors for the fund, which will be domiciled in Dublin, Adam Lackey, a company spokesman, said yesterday by phone. Tony Chu, a Hong Kong-based portfolio manager, will help oversee the investments.


NSE exploring tie-up with Qatar Exchange

NSE’s chief executive officer (CEO) Ravi Narain on Tuesday met top officials of Qatar Exchange and briefed them about facilities that the Indian bourse offers to foreign investors.


Landmark bank deal turns prey into predator

M&T Chief Executive Officer Robert Wilmers has added about $40 billion to both its loan and deposit books since 2008 through at least four acquisitions, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. With Hudson City, M&T probably will rank 14th by asse


Paulson to Talk With BofA

The call comes within days of the decision by a major Paulson client, Citigroup Inc.'s private bank, to stop investing with Mr. Paulson's firm. That move is expected to lead to withdrawals of about $410 million.


Hedge Funds Are Getting Clobbered In 2012

The numbers are truly terrible. Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s investible hedge fund composite index shows hedge funds are up 1.85% so far in 2012.