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In Boardroom, Blackstone CEO Schwarzman Surrounds Himself With Men

In Boardroom, Blackstone CEO Schwarzman Surrounds Himself With Men

Stephen Schwarzman's Blackstone Group has just one woman on an 11-person board, putting Blackstone in percentage terms near the bottom of the Standard & Poor's 500.

More Tech and Finance Executives Back Away from Saudi Ties

More Tech and Finance Executives Back Away from Saudi Ties

Saudi money, including its Public Investment Fund, is a force in Silicon Valley and beyond. But the alleged murder of a prominent Saudi journalist is putting some leaders in an uncomfortable spot, as more top executives back away from a planned conference in Saudi Arabia.

All-Male Boards Could Face New Pressure From Shareholder Adviser ISS

All-Male Boards Could Face New Pressure From Shareholder Adviser ISS

Institutional Shareholder Services, the big advisory firm, is considering a new policy of recommending "no" votes against certain directors on companies without a single woman on their boards.

Citigroup Investment-Bank Head to Become Senior Client Advisor

Citigroup Investment-Bank Head to Become Senior Client Advisor

Citigroup Inc. said investment-banking chief Ray McGuire would move to a different role as part of a reorganization that aims to more seamlessly integrate the company's stock- and bond-underwriting business. Citigroup will combine its corporate and investment-banking group with its capital-markets origination business to create a new Banking, Capital Markets and Advisory division, according to a memo.

What Is Leverage in Finance and What Is the Formula?

What Is Leverage in Finance and What Is the Formula?

Financial leverage brings great risk, but also brings great reward for companies.

What Is Private Equity? What to Know Before Investing

What Is Private Equity? What to Know Before Investing

Private equity is essentially capital or shares of ownership that are not publicly traded.

Can Tesla Really Go Private? Or is its CEO Too Much of a Loose Canon?

Can Tesla Really Go Private? Or is its CEO Too Much of a Loose Canon?

Elon Musk announced to the world that wants to take Tesla private. But can he do it? And is he the reason a deal may not get done? Listen to The Deal's Senior Editor Ron Orol give us the inside scoop.

3 Simple Reasons Elon Musk Is Right to Consider Taking Tesla Private

3 Simple Reasons Elon Musk Is Right to Consider Taking Tesla Private

Tesla is reportedly trying to go private at $420 per share. Here's why Elon Musk taking the company private makes sense.

Video: Landscaping Company BrightView Shares Slip in IPO Debut

Video: Landscaping Company BrightView Shares Slip in IPO Debut

Commercial landscaping provider BrightView shares moved slightly lower on Thursday following its debut as a public company on the New York Stock Exchange.

What Is Equity in Finance, Accounting and Real Estate?

What Is Equity in Finance, Accounting and Real Estate?

Everything you need to know answering what is equity, home, owner's, stock and shareholder equity and how to calculate equity.