Tag: KKR

Profits Plunge For KKR During 3Q

Profits Plunge For KKR During 3Q

KKR has announced economic net income of $308.4 million for 3Q, a notable decline from the $598.2 million figure the buyout giant logged in 3Q 2016. The latest results equate to profits of about 36 cents per share, below reported […]

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KKR Opens Another Location In China

KKR has launched an office in Shanghai, its third location in Greater China and its eighth in Asia-Pacific. The buyout titan closed its KKR Asian Fund III on $9.3 billion in May, the largest PE vehicle ever raised in the […]

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KKR’s $2.3 Billion Deal Goes Bust

Four months after reaching an agreement, KKR has reportedly postponed its planned takeover of Hitachi Kokusai Electric. KKR planned to buy the Hitachi subsidiary for 2,503 yen per share, valuing the company at about $2.3 billion, but Hitachi Kokusai’s stock […]

Lifting The Veil On KKR’s Succession Plan

Lifting The Veil On KKR’s Succession Plan

It’s been 30 years since Jerome Kohlberg resigned from KKR. But the Kravis and Roberts who join Kohlberg in making up the famous firm’s name, cousins Henry Kravis and George Roberts, still lead the buyout shop they helped form. As […]