Aug 13, 2007

The Blackstone Group Reports Second Quarter Earnings

August 8, 2007

Please view a printable version of the Second Quarter 2007 Results

Blackstone will host a conference call on August 13, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. ET to discuss second quarter 2009 results. The conference call can be accessed by dialing (888) 713-4218 (U.S. domestic) or +1 (617) 213-4870 (international) pass code 92341915.

Additionally, the conference call 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 listen to the live broadcast, a replay will be available on Blackstone’s website or by dialing (888) 286-8010 (U.S. domestic) or +1 (617) 801-6888 (international) conference ID number 19061463, beginning approximately three hours after the event.

Please direct any questions regarding obtaining access to the conference call to The Blackstone Group Investor Relations, by calling +1 888 756 8443. International callers may call +1 646 313 6590 or send an e-mail to BlackstoneInvestorRelations@blackstone.com.