Bennett Goodman on dislocation and opportunity in high-yield credit

May 2, 2016
Bennett Goodman, Senior Managing Director and Co-Founder of GSO, recently spoke on the trends he sees in high-yield credit. He shared his perspectives on the high-yield market broadly (0:41), the state of the energy market (6:05), regulatory impact on high-yield corporate debt (9:05), the shifts causing illiquidity (13:10) and the opportunity for alternative credit lenders (17:52).

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Blackstone Q1 2016 Media Call

April 21, 2016
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Blackstone Q1 2016 Earnings Call

April 21, 2016
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How Central Banks Can Rescue the Global Economy

April 4, 2016

Blackstone’s Tom Hill and Ian Morris sit down with our own Gideon Berger to discuss their recent article in Foreign Affairs. They discuss how the global economy is travelling without shock absorbers and share their bold set of policy recommendations for central bankers, including helicopter money drops and negative interest rates.

Featuring:

  • Tom Hill, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Hedge Fund Solutions Group,
  •  Ian Morris, Senior Managing Director of the Hedge Fund Solutions Group
  • Gideon Berger, Senior Managing Director and Chairman of the Investment Committee for the Hedge Fund Solutions Group

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Blackstone Q4 and Full Year 2015 Media Call

January 28, 2016

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Blackstone Q4 and Full Year 2015 Earnings Call

January 28, 2016

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Byron Wien’s 10 Surprises for 2016

January 11, 2016

Byron Wien, Vice Chairman of Multi-Asset Investing at Blackstone, shares his list of Ten Surprises for 2016, the economic, financial market and political events he believes will impact the economy. Byron defines a “surprise” as an event that the average investor would only assign a one out of three chance of taking place but which Byron believes is “probable,” having a better than 50% likelihood of happening.

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Blackstone Q3 2015 Media Call

October 16, 2015

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Blackstone Q3 2015 Earnings Call

October 16, 2015
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Blackstone Q2 2015 Media Call

July 16, 2015

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