Blackstone Group LP's latest real estate fund received a $300 million commitment from State of Wisconsin Investment Board, documents from the latest meeting of the state-owned investment manager show.
The investment board committed the capital to Blackstone Real Estate Partners IX LP during the period from October 2018 to December 2018, along with a $50 million commitment to the Wilson Blue Moon I LLC fund.
On the private equity front, the investment board committed $100 million each to such funds as Lindsay Goldberg LLC's Lindsay Goldberg V LP, TSG Consumer Partners LLC's TSG8 LP and Warburg Pincus LLC's Warburg Pincus Global Growth LP during the same period. Harvest Partners LP's Harvest Partners VIII LP and Updata Partners' Updata Partners VI LP secured $75 million each, Triton's Triton Fund V LP received €45 million and a ParkerGale LLC fund received a $31.5 million commitment.
Blackstone expects to raise $20 billion for the fund.