Refinancing Agreements, Cash Dividends, Financial Results, Philanthropic Initiative and Presentations - Research Report on

   Refinancing Agreements, Cash Dividends, Financial Results, Philanthropic
  Initiative and Presentations - Research Report on Starwood Property Trust,
              Blackstone, First Horizon, DCT Industrial and KKR

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NEW YORK, November 6, 2013

NEW YORK, November 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting Starwood
Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE: STWD), The Blackstone Group (NYSE: BX), First
Horizon National Corporation (NYSE: FHN), DCT Industrial Trust Inc. (NYSE:
DCT), and Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (NYSE: KKR). Today's readers may
access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry
analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

Starwood Property Trust, Inc. Research Report 

On November 1, 2013, Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (SPT) announced that it has
entered into an agreement with Almacantar, and Starwood European Real Estate
Finance Limited (SEREFL) to refinance the existing loan at Centre Point, one
of London's most iconic towers. According to the Company, under the terms of
the agreement, SPT and SEREFL will provide Almacantar with a £220 million
first mortgage loan. Commenting on the release, Jeff Dishner, President, and
Senior Managing Director of Starwood Capital Group stated, "We are pleased to
provide this financing facility to an institutional grade sponsor that has a
unique vision and strategy in place to transform one of London's premier
buildings. This loan further demonstrates our ability to source and secure
compelling loan opportunities in prominent European cities." The Full Research
Report on Starwood Property Trust, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown,
analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge
at:

[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/338c_STWD]

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The Blackstone Group Research Report 

On October 24, 2013, The Blackstone Group's (Blackstone) founder Stephen A.
Schwarzman announced that $260 million has been raised for start-up expenses,
construction costs and to endow Schwarzman Scholars, the elite international
scholarship program in China, launched in April 2013. According to the
Company, Schwarzman Scholars will be housed at Tsinghua University in Beijing,
one of the most prestigious universities in China, dedicated to academic
excellence and integrity and to the interaction between Chinese and Western
cultures. Stephen A. Schwarzman stated, "Breaking ground on Schwarzman College
and surpassing our fundraising expectations is an important milestone and
speaks volumes about the positive international response to the program. The
steps we have taken over the past six months have set Schwarzman Scholars on
sound footing figuratively, financially, and programmatically." The Full
Research Report on The Blackstone Group - including full detailed breakdown,
analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge
at:

[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/acf4_BX]

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First Horizon National Corporation Research Report 

On October 22, 2013, First Horizon National Corporation (First Horizon)
announced that the Company's Board of Directors has approved a quarterly cash
dividend on its common stock of $0.05 per share. According to the Company, the
dividend is payable on January 1, 2014, to common shareholders of record as of
December 13, 2013. First Horizon's Board of Directors has also approved the
payment of a quarterly cash dividend of $1,550.00 per share on the Company's
Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock, Series A, which equates to a cash
dividend of c.$0.39 per depositary share, payable on January 10, 2014, to
preferred shareholders of record as of December 26, 2013. The Full Research
Report on First Horizon National Corporation - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at:

[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/87c5_FHN]

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DCT Industrial Trust Inc. Research Report

On October 31, 2013, DCT Industrial Trust Inc. (DCT Industrial) released its
Q3 2013 financial results. Total revenues for Q3 2013 were up 20.6% YoY to
$74.4 million. Net loss attributable to common stockholders was $10.2 million
or $0.03 per diluted share in Q3 2013, compared to net income attributable of
$7.5 million or $0.03 per diluted share in Q3 2012. Commenting on the results,
Phil Hawkins, CEO of DCT Industrial stated, "We had a strong quarter across
all aspects of our business. Operating performance is ahead of plan with
nearly 93 percent occupancy and our market teams continue to source very
attractive acquisition and development opportunities. We also successfully
closed on the sale of our Mexico assets, allowing us to complete our exit from
those markets and focus all our resources in the United States. We also sold
all of our flex/high office finish assets in Dallas to continue upgrading the
quality and consistency of our portfolio. In addition, we successfully
executed our debut bond offering, further broadening our sources of capital
and reinforcing the quality of our operating platform, property portfolio and
balance sheet." The Full Research Report on DCT Industrial Trust Inc. -
including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is
available to download free of charge at:

[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/2d2d_DCT]

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Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. Research Report 

On October 29, 2013, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR) announced that the
Company's CFO, William J. Janetschek, along with Craig Larson, Head of
Investor Relations, will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2013
Banking & Financial Services Conference on Tuesday, November 12, 2013, at
11:20 a.m. EST. According to the Company, a live audio webcast of the
presentation will be made available on the Investor Center section at KKR's
website. The Full Research Report on Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. - including
full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to
download free of charge at:

[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/a282_KKR]

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