Blackstone (NYSE:BX) announced today that Jon Gray, Global Head of Real Estate at Blackstone, is scheduled to present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Future of Financials 2016 Conference on Tuesday, November 15 th, 2016 at approximately 12:45 pm ET. A live webcast of the presentation will be available on the Shareholders section of Blackstone's website at http://ir.blackstone.com. For those unable to listen to the live audio webcast, a replay will be available on Blackstone's website shortly after the event. Please direct any questions regarding the webcast to Blackstone's Investor Relations group at BlackstoneInvestorRelations@blackstone.com. About Blackstone Blackstone is one of the world's leading investment firms. We seek to create positive economic impact and long-term value for our investors, the companies we invest in, and the communities in which we work. We do this by using extraordinary people and flexible capital to help companies solve problems. Our asset management businesses, with over $360 billion in assets under management, include investment vehicles focused on private equity, real estate, public debt and equity, non-investment grade credit, real assets and secondary funds, all on a global basis. Further information is available at www.blackstone.com. Follow Blackstone on Twitter @Blackstone.