The Blackstone Group L.P. (Blackstone) is a global alternative asset manager. The Company's alternative asset management businesses include investment vehicles focused on private equity, real estate, hedge fund solutions, non-investment grade credit, secondary funds and other multi-asset class strategies. Its segments include Private Equity, Real Estate, Hedge Fund Solutions and Credit. Its Private Equity segment focuses on identifying, managing and creating lasting value for its investors. Its Private Equity segment includes corporate private equity funds, tactical opportunities, strategic partners and Blackstone Total Alternatives Solution (BTAS). Its Real Estate segment manages various global, European and Asian focused opportunistic real estate funds, several real estate debt investment funds and core and real estate investments. Its Hedge Fund Solutions group comprises Blackstone Alternative Asset Management. Its Credit segment consists of GSO Capital Partners LP (GSO).