"Word around Wall Street this morning was that the private-equity firm has settled on BX as its stock-listing handle, after considering a number of two and three-letter monikers," Deal Journal's Dennis Berman reported this afternoon.
Why BX? As in "Bronx?" Or "bitter-ex?" Or maybe "Beware: Crossing?"
"As in bucks. Lots of bucks," Berman writes.
Blackstone’s Ticker Symbol: It’s BX [DealJournal]