Today In Lehman Brothers: Blackstone & KKR Looking To Buy Assets

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At this point maybe we should just keep a list of who isn't buying Lehman Brothers. Earlier this week it was the Koreans and HSBC. Now "sources familiar with the situation" have told Reuters (who broke the story of the Korean Development Bank) that Blackstone and Kohlberg Kravis Roberts are looking to acquire pieces Lehman's real estate and asset management units.
Blackstone was said by the Financial Times to be out of the running for the asset management unit, so we're assuming that it's mainly interested in the real estate group. Has anyone seen Jon Gray, who runs Blackstone's powerful real estate arm, over at Lehman HQ lately?
Blackstone, KKR eye Lehman assets: sources [Reuters]

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