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Blackstone's Schwarzman Closed Deal for First PE Fund Over a Tuna Sandwich

Nov.13 -- Blackstone Group Inc. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Stephen Schwarzman tells the story of how he secured funding to enter the private equity business. After a string of rejections, Schwarzman says his fortune changed over a tuna fish sandwich. Schwarzman appears on "The David Rubenstein Show: Peer-to-Peer Conversations." The show was recorded on Sept. 4 in New York.