Market Views

Insights from Blackstone’s Private Equity Portfolio

In this episode of the Blackstone Podcast, Chief Investment Strategist Joe Zidle sits down with Prakash Melwani, CIO of our private equity business, to discuss Blackstone’s CEO survey and the broader macro outlook.

Several times a year, Blackstone surveys a subset of our private equity portfolio companies’ CEOs about the challenges and opportunities their businesses are facing. It’s just one example of how we gain insights from the scale and breadth of our portfolio.

In the latest episode of the Blackstone Podcast, we bring some of those insights to our listeners. Prakash Melwani, chief investment officer of Blackstone’s private equity group, joins Chief Investment Strategist Joe Zidle to discuss Blackstone’s CEO survey and what it can tell us about corporate confidence and activity today.

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