Market Commentary

by Byron Wien

Blackstone is pleased to offer the following Market Commentary by Byron Wien to share his thinking on global economic developments, market insights and other factors that may influence investment opportunities and strategies.


Byron Wien is a Vice Chairman

Blackstone Welcomes Cadets from the United States Coast Guard Academy

by Ali Yousuf | Jan 30, 2013
Approximately 20 United States Coast Guard Academy (USCGA) cadets spent an afternoon touring Blackstone’s offices in New York and meeting with investment professionals from across the firm to gain career advice and guidance from military service academy alumni working at Blackstone. The cadets were predominately junior and senior classman, who are members of USCGA’s investment club. Blackstone participants included employees from our placement agent Park Hill, Hedge Fund Solutions, Real Estate, Credit (GSO), and Private Equity.

Approximately 20 United States Coast Guard Academy (USCGA) cadets spent an afternoon touring Blackstone’s offices in New York and meeting with investment professionals from across the firm to gain career advice and guidance from military service academy alumni working at Blackstone. The cadets were predominately  junior and senior classman, who are  members of USCGA’s investment club.  Blackstone participants included employees from our placement agent Park Hill, Hedge Fund Solutions, Real Estate, Credit (GSO), and Private Equity.