Sep 13, 2010

Blackstone Announces First Investor Day

New York, September 13, 2010 – The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX), announced today that it will host its first investor day on Thursday, September 23, 2010. The day will begin at 8:00 am ET and conclude by 4:30pm. The investor day can be accessed by dialing (866) 802-4322 (U.S. domestic) or +1 (703) 639-1319 (international) conference ID 1477461.

Additionally the Investor Day will be broadcast live over the Internet and can be accessed by all interested parties through the Investor Relations section of The Blackstone Group’s website http://ir.blackstone.com/. For those unable to view the live web cast, a replay will be available on our website a few days after the event.

About Blackstone

Blackstone is one of the world’s leading investment and advisory firms. We seek to create positive economic impact and long-term value for our investors, the companies we invest in, the companies we advise and the broader global economy. We do this through the commitment of our extraordinary people and flexible capital. Our alternative asset management businesses include the management of private equity funds, real estate funds, funds of hedge funds, credit- oriented funds and closed-end mutual funds. The Blackstone Group also provides various financial advisory services, including financial and strategic advisory, restructuring and reorganization advisory and fund placement services. Further information is available at china.blackstone.com.

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The Blackstone Group
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