Blackstone, the largest alternative asset manager in the world, has put slightly more money in Indian real estate than in its private equity (PE) business since it set shop here in 2006.According to data released by the US company, of the $5.1 billion (Rs 33,900 crore) it has invested here, $2.7 bn (Rs 17,900 crore) is in real estate, in 18 transactions. As against $2.4 bn (Rs 15914 crore)across 21 deals in PE since 2006.

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