Performance watch: Blackstone’s PE funds

PEI revisits its performance watch series with updated Q4 earnings data.

As earnings season comes to an end, Private Equity International revisits its performance watch series with the latest fund data from listed blue-chip firms.

Next up: Blackstone, which plans to launch its first dedicated life sciences fund this year as the firm pushes further into growth investing.

The interactive chart below shows the firm’s private equity fund history, based on its latest quarterly earnings data. The bubbles are sized proportionately to the size of the fund; toggle between the tabs to see how they have fared by net internal rate of return and total multiple of invested capital.