The Wall Street Journal Profiles Blackstone’s Firmwide Growth and Thematic Investing Strategy
The Wall Street Journal today profiled how Blackstone in recent years has increasingly focused on investing in fast-growing sectors and high-conviction investment themes with strong secular tailwinds.
Blackstone has deployed significant capital across each of its businesses in areas such as life sciences, last-mile logistics, renewables, digitization, and online content that have benefitted from ongoing shifts in consumer behavior and demographics. The story also covers in depth Blackstone’s emphasis on cross-firm collaboration in investing behind these themes to leverage its scale and intellectual capital for its investors.
Blackstone’s President and COO Jon Gray told The Wall Street Journal in an interview for the piece: “Investing is about looking forward, but the future is now coming faster. You want to be exposed to businesses that benefit from this change.”
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