The New Gatekeeper For Investment Bankers

Hahn, Avital Louria
September 2004
Investment Dealers' Digest;9/27/2004, Vol. 70 Issue 37, p28
Trade Publication
Reports on Blackstone Group executive Hamilton James' efforts to expand the company's financial advisory services beyond the merger and acquisition (M&A) market. Bankers hired by the company for its Corporate Advisory Services group; Blackstone's M&A deals done in cooperation with its restructuring advisory business.


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