According to YnetNews, the Blackstone investment fund, the wold’s largest, listed on Wall Street as having a $7.7 billion market cap, is holding advanced talks with Israel’s Markstone over establishing a presence in Israel. The article sites that Blackstone believes Israel offers interesting investment opportunities and looks upon Israel as a strategic market.

According to an article in Globes , Markstone, headed by managing directors Ron Lubash and Amir Kess, will apparently become Blackstone’s exclusive representative in Israel.

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