Breakingviews on Twitter
Search League Tables

Sunday, 26 June 2016

Blackstone's UK retail bank foray could make sense

Venture of vulture

Backing a new mortgage lender would be an odd move for the buyout group. But a startup bank may not be much harder than bottomfishing for assets among UK financials. And the rates environment means Blackstone could secure privateequity returns.

This content is for Subscribers only

To access full content you must be a subscriber. Please use the following link to request a trial.

Sign In

(Launches in a new window)