board members are paid almost entirely in stock awards, as this aligns their incentives with shareholders. However, Chairman Sam Zell , through multiple trusts, owns 15% of outstanding shares. This large ownership gives him substantial influence over the
Seattle and others. Equity Residential has a market capitalization of $18.7 billion and is an S&P 500 constituent. Sam Zell , the founder of EQT, has build a real estate empire over the last six decades growing Equity Residential into a company with
http://finance.yahoo.com/news/once-voracious-zell-puts-less-010200264.html ".....Mr. Zell has done relatively little buying since the market crashed five years ago, viewing prices as remaining too high, even as rivals such as Blackstone Group and Carlyle Group made big acquisitions. Now that U.S.
upon capital markets to raise funds for expansion and debt repayment. David J. Neithercut is CEO, and real estate magnate Sam Zell is chairman of the board. Neithercut has helmed Equity Residential since January 2006, holding C-level positions at the
family homes, fixing them up and renting them out — and possibly selling them in the long run. But billionaire investor Samuel Zell (founder of Equity Office Properties Trust, which Blackstone bought in 2007 for $39 billion) felt it was not a scalable
CDOs “are repackaged inventory,” says Jack Guttentag , Wharton emeritus professor of finance and co-director of the Samuel Zell and Robert Lurie Real Estate Center’s International Housing Finance Program. “What you have are outstanding securities
SAO PAULO, April 3 (Reuters) - Brazilian homebuilder Gafisa SA received four offers for its high-end Alphaville unit, including from Sam Zell 's Equity International, a local newspaper reported on...
SAO PAULO, March 7 (Reuters) - Brazilian homebuilder Gafisa SA is discussing the sale of its high-end Alphaville unit with three potential buyers, including Sam Zell 's Equity International, a local...
Sept 12 (Reuters) - Equity International chief executive Gary Garrabrant has left the U.S. private equity firm for undisclosed reasons and company founder Sam Zell will act as the interim CEO, the...
its monetary policy flexibility.” At the CFA Conference in Chicago attended by our director of research, John Derrick, Sam Zell discussed his key theses on investing in emerging markets. Sam believes one should be invested for a few years before a country