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  1. February 24, 2014

    KKR co-chiefs reap $160m apiece in 2013

    Henry Kravis and George Roberts, co-founders and joint chief executives of the private equity group KKR, harvested more than...

  2. July 26, 2013

    KKR suffers 75% plunge in quarterly profits

    Kohlberg Kravis Roberts’s profits fell by almost 75 per cent year-on-year in the second quarter of this year in volatile...

  1. February 28, 2013

    Finance: An inequitable divide

    In October 2006 Guy Hands, his advisers at Citigroup and two other banks met in London to discuss a life-transforming plan...

  2. November 11, 2012

    KKR opens funds aimed at private investors

    KKR – the private equity group immortalised as the Barbarian at the Gate – is launching two investment funds to be...

  3. October 26, 2012

    KKR falls short on N America fundraising

    KKR has raised only $6.2bn for its latest North American buyout fund, short of an expected $8bn, as investor enthusiasm for...

  4. October 11, 2012

    Court releases emails in buyout ‘club’ suit

    A federal court has released details of emails between senior executives at private equity firms subject to a class-action...

  5. July 27, 2012

    KKR bucks trend in weak market

    Buyout group KKR bucked the trend of weak markets during the second quarter as the deal struck last month to merge Alliance...

  6. June 19, 2012

    KKR agrees to buy Prisma Capital

    Kohlberg Kravis Roberts has agreed to buy Prisma Capital Partners, a fund of hedge funds manager, in a move that will see...

  7. March 27, 2012

    John Mack joins KKR as adviser

    John Mack, dubbed “Mack the Knife” for slashing costs while president of Morgan Stanley, has joined KKR as a senior adviser...

  8. FT Alphaville

    February 28, 2012

    KKR chiefs take home $94m each

    Henry Kravis and George Roberts each took home a pay-out of around $94m last year from KKR, the private equity group they...

  9. February 27, 2012

    KKR chiefs take home $94m each

    Henry Kravis and George Roberts each took home a pay-out of around $94m last year from KKR, the private equity group they...

  10. November 18, 2011

    Lunch with the FT: Henry Kravis and George Roberts

    Henry Kravis and his cousin George Roberts won’t go out to lunch with me. The co-founders of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, the...

  11. June 1, 2011

    KKR sees big return on shale gas investment

    Kohlberg Kravis Roberts will see a return of almost treble its investment in Hilcorp Resources, a shale gas venture,...

  12. May 24, 2011

    Key role for Buffett over utility’s fate

    Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway is poised to play a key role in deciding the fate of Texas utility Energy Future...

  13. February 23, 2011

    KKR boosted by recovering equity markets

    Buy-out equity company KKR reported a 39 per cent gain in earnings for its fourth quarter to $714.6m, helped in part by...

  14. November 3, 2010

    KKR raises dividend in spite of profit fall

    KKR, the publicly listed private equity firm, saw its economic net income, its preferred measure of profitability, fall 61...

  15. August 10, 2010

    KKR needs to get its show on the road

    KKR may have the buy-out industry’s strongest brand but, now that it is a public company, the firm is having to get its...

  16. FT Alphaville

    July 15, 2010

    KKR shares in low-key market launch

    KKR, the legendary buy-out firm co-founded by George Roberts and Henry Kravis, finally listed on Thursday on the New York...

  17. July 15, 2010

    KKR shares in low-key market debut

    KKR, the legendary buy-out firm co-founded by George Roberts and Henry Kravis, finally listed on Thursday on the New York...

  18. FT Alphaville

    July 6, 2010

    KKR founders sitting on $800m stakes

    Kohlberg Kravis Roberts has unsealed some of the private equity industry’s most guarded secrets, divulging that its...

  19. July 6, 2010

    KKR founders sitting on $800m stakes

    Kohlberg Kravis Roberts on Tuesday revealed one of private equity’s most closely guarded secrets, divulging that the...

  20. March 13, 2010

    KKR unveils $2.2bn listing plan as market recovery ends delay

    Kohlberg Kravis Roberts is heading for a $2.2bn (£1.4bn) flotation in New York, taking advantage of the recovery in...

  21. March 12, 2010

    KKR files plans for $2.2bn float

    Kohlberg Kravis Roberts is heading for a $2.2bn flotation in New York, taking advantage of the recovery in financial markets...

  22. FT Alphaville

    March 12, 2010

    Party like it's 2007: KKR finally files for a NYSE listing

    In 2007, the (financial) world was a very different place. Blackstone had just become the first ever private equity firm to...

  23. February 25, 2010

    KKR / Blackstone

    The welcome return of deal-making and more confident markets help explain the big profit figures posted on Thursday by KKR...

  24. November 20, 2009

    KKR

    The age of transparency is upon Kohlberg Kravis Roberts. The private equity firm’s third-quarter numbers are its first since...

  25. FT Alphaville

    November 20, 2009

    KKR sees Q3 profit amid rebound

    KKR, the US buy-out firm run by Henry Kravis and George Roberts, on Thursday reported a Q3 profit of $656.6m in its first...

  26. October 8, 2009

    Sarin puts KKR on speed-dial

    Arun Sarin isn't missing life as Vodafone chief executive as he adds to a US board portfolio with a role at KKR, where he...

  27. FT Alphaville

    October 2, 2009

    KKR goes public, in Amsterdam

    KKR on Thursday finally became a publicly quoted company as the US buyout group merged with its listed Amsterdam fund to end...

  28. October 2, 2009

    KKR launches as public company

    Kohlberg Kravis Roberts yesterday finally became a publicly quoted company as the US private equity group merged with its...

  29. October 2, 2009

    KKR goes public with Amsterdam listing

    Kohlberg Kravis Roberts yesterday finally became a publicly quoted company as the US private equity group merged with its...

  30. October 1, 2009

    KKR goes public with Amsterdam merger

    Kohlberg Kravis Roberts on Thursday finally became a publicly quoted company as the US private equity group merged with its...

  31. August 12, 2009

    Wien to leave Pequot for Blackstone

    Byron Wien, Morgan Stanley’s former investment strategist, is leaving Pequot Capital Management and joining Blackstone Group...

  32. August 1, 2009

    KKR eyes market blitz of up to six IPOs

    Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, the world's biggest buy-out group, is preparing up to six companies for initial public offerings...

  33. August 1, 2009

    KKR eyes market blitz of upto six IPOs

    Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, the world's biggest buy-out group, is preparing up to six companies, including Toys R Us, for...

  34. July 31, 2009

    KKR eyes market blitz of up to six IPOs

    Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, the world’s biggest buy-out group, is preparing up to six companies for initial public offerings...

  35. July 20, 2009

    KKR reveals Dutch IPO terms

    Kohlberg Kravis Roberts will on Monday publish details of its plan to list on the Amsterdam stock exchange after the...

  36. July 20, 2009

    KKR spells out details of listing in Amsterdam

    Kohlberg Kravis Roberts will today publish details of its plan to list on the Amsterdam stock exchange after the...

  37. June 25, 2009

    KKR abandons proposal for public flotation in New York

    Kohlberg Kravis Roberts yesterday abandoned plans for a New York Stock Exchange flotation, as the private equity group...

  38. June 24, 2009

    KKR drops plans for NYSE flotation

    Kohlberg Kravis Roberts abandoned plans for a New York Stock Exchange flotation on Wednesday, as the private equity group...

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