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Private Equity Firms in Name Only

 The New York Times reports on the dramatic asset management "super-marketization" of mega private equity firms such as Blackstone, Kohlberg Kravis, and Apollo Group. Having difficulty raising new private equity style funds, these public firms are offering a variety of other products in some cases such as KKR, hedge fund products in other cases mutual fund style products.  Less than 25% of Blackstone’s assets are private equity and firms such as Apollo are diversifying into India.  


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