• May 06, 2009

    The Blackstone Group Reports First Quarter 2009 Results

    Blackstone will host a conference call on May 6, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. ET to discuss first quarter 2009 results. The conference call can be accessed by dialing (888) 713-4211 (U.S. domestic) or +1 (617) 213-4864 (international) pass code 38820314.
  • May 05, 2009

    Blackstone Holdings I, II, III, And IV L.P. Rated 'A'; Outlook Stable

    On May 5, 2009, Standard & Poor's Ratings Services assigned its 'A' long-term counterparty credit rating to the Blackstone Partnerships: Blackstone Holdings I L.P., Blackstone Holdings II L.P., Blackstone Holdings III L.P., and Blackstone Holdings IV L.P. (collectively Blackstone). The outlook is stable.
  • Apr 29, 2009

    Blackstone Announces First Quarter 2009 Earnings Conference Call for the Media

    New York, April 29, 2009 – The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX), announced today that it will host an 8:30 a.m. (EST) conference call for the media on Wednesday, May 6, 2009 on its first quarter earnings results.
  • Apr 29, 2009

    Blackstone Hires Jean-Manuel Richier in European Advisory Practice

    London, Paris 29th April, 2009 – The Blackstone Group (NYSE:BX) today announces the addition of Jean-Manuel Richier as Senior Managing Director to its Paris office to work alongside Jean-Michel Steg to grow and develop the Blackstone Advisory business in France and in Europe.
  • Apr 29, 2009

    Blackstone Announces First Quarter 2009 Earnings Conference Call

    New York, April 29, 2009 – The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX), announced today that it will host its first quarter 2009 investor conference call Wednesday, May 6, 2009 at 10:00 am ET. Stephen Schwarzman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Tony James, President and Chief Operating Officer; Laurence Tosi, Chief Financial Officer; and Joan Solotar, Senior Managing Director – Public Markets, will review The Blackstone Group L.P.’s first quarter 2009 earnings. The conference call can be accessed by dialing (888) 713-4211 (U.S. domestic) or +1 (617) 213- 4864 (international) pass code 38820314.
  • Apr 27, 2009

    Tom Kelly Joins Blackstone

    New York, April 27, 2009 – The Blackstone Group (NYSE:BX) today announced that Tom Kelly has joined the firm as a Managing Director in its Corporate Advisory Group to head a new initiative to provide private capital fundraising services to a broad variety of businesses and corporations. These fundraisings will include private placements of equity and debt for privately-held and publicly-traded corporate clients. Mr. Kelly will be based in Blackstone’s Menlo Park office.
  • Apr 02, 2009

    David Bradley to Join Blackstone

    New York, April 2, 2009 – The Blackstone Group (NYSE: BX) today announced that David Bradley has agreed to join the firm effective end of June 2009 as a Senior Managing Director in its Corporate Advisory Group and as Head of its Global Chemicals Practice. Mr. Bradley was formerly Managing Director and Global Head of Chemicals at UBS.
  • Mar 30, 2009

    Blackstone Expands International Corporate Advisory Network with Formal Commitment to France

    London, Paris 30th March, 2009 – The Blackstone Group (NYSE:BX) today announces that it has expanded its International Corporate M&A and Restructuring Advisory network with the opening of a Paris office and the appointment of Jean- Michel Steg as a Senior Managing Director. The French Advisory team will report into Blackstone’s European headquarters in London.
  • Mar 02, 2009

    Blackstone Appoints Gérard Errera as Special Advisor

    London, 2 March, 2009 – The Blackstone Group (NYSE:BX) today announced that Ambassador Gérard Errera will join the firm as a Special Advisor as of April 1, 2009. Mr. Errera will be based in Paris and will sit on Blackstone’s International Advisory Board.
  • Feb 27, 2009

    The Blackstone Group Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Results

    Blackstone will host a conference call on February 27, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. ET to discuss fourth quarter and 2009 year-end results. The conference call can be accessed by dialing (888) 713-4216 (U.S. domestic) or +1 (617) 213-4868 (international) pass code 50481501.
  • Feb 20, 2009

    Blackstone Announces Fourth Quarter and 2008 Year End Earnings Conference Call

    New York, February 20, 2009: The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX), announced today that it will host its fourth quarter and 2008 year end investor conference call Friday, February 27, 2009 at 11:00 am ET. Stephen Schwarzman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Tony James, President and Chief Operating Officer; Laurence Tosi, Chief Financial Officer; and Joan Solotar, Senior Managing Director – Public Markets, will review The Blackstone Group L.P.’s fourth quarter and 2008 Year End earnings. The conference call can be accessed by dialing (888) 713- 4216 (U.S. domestic) or +1 (617) 213-4868 (international) pass code 50481501.
  • Feb 20, 2009

    Blackstone Announces Fourth Quarter and 2008 Year End Earnings Conference Call for the Media

    New York, February 20, 2009 – The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX), announced today that it will host a 9:30 a.m. (EST) conference call for the media on Friday, February 27, 2009 on its fourth quarter and 2008 year end earnings results.
  • Jan 28, 2009

    Hicks Acquistion Company and Blackstone-Led Group Amend Graham Packaging Transaction

    DALLAS, TX, YORK, PA and NEW YORK, NY, January 28, 2009 – Hicks Acquisition Company I, Inc. (AMEX: TOH) (“Hicks Acquisition”), a Dallas-based special purpose acquisition company (“SPAC”), Graham Packaging Holdings Company (“Graham Packaging”) and The Blackstone Group (NYSE: BX) announced today that they have amended their previously announced agreement under which Graham Packaging will go public through a transaction with Hicks Acquisition in partnership with Blackstone and the Graham Group.