Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
Blackstone is a leading global alternative asset manager and provider of financial advisory services, with assets under management of $210.2 billion as of December 31, 2012. As stewards of public funds, we look to drive outstanding results for our investors and clients by deploying capital and ideas to help businesses succeed and grow. Our alternative asset management businesses include the management of private equity funds, real estate funds, funds of hedge funds, credit-focused funds, collateralized loan obligation (“CLO”) and collateralized debt obligation (“CDO”) vehicles and separately managed accounts. We also provide a wide range of financial advisory services, including financial and strategic advisory, restructuring and reorganization advisory and fund placement services. All of Blackstone’s businesses use a solutions oriented approach to drive better performance. ... More ...