Blackstone (NYSE:BX) announced today that it will host a 9:30 am (ET) conference call for the media on Thursday, April 19, 2012 on its first-quarter 2012 results. The conference call can be accessed by dialing +1 (800) 230-1096 (U.S. domestic) or +1 612 332-0228 (International). About Blackstone Blackstone (NYSE:BX) is one of the world’s leading investment and advisory firms. Blackstone seeks to create positive economic impact and long-term value for its investors, the companies they invest in, the companies they advise and the broader global economy. Blackstone does this through the commitment of their extraordinary people and flexible capital. Their alternative asset management businesses include the management of private equity funds, real estate funds, hedge fund solutions, credit-oriented funds and closed-end mutual funds. Blackstone also provides various financial advisory services, including financial and strategic advisory, restructuring and reorganization advisory and fund placement services. Further information is available at www.blackstone.com. Follow us on Twitter @Blackstone.