GSO Capital Partners

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Key Facts

Websitehttp://www.blackstone.com/
HeadquartersNew York
Other OfficesLondon, Los Angeles and Houston
Employees334
AUM$48.4 billion
AUM as ofSeptember 29, 2017
StrategiesCredit, Multi Strategy
Clients75

Overview

GSO Capital Partners is a hedge fund based in New York with offices in London, Los Angeles and Houston. It was founded in 01/2006 by Bennett Goodman, Doug Ostrover and Tripp Smith. They hold $48.4 billion in assets under management as of September 29, 2017. Read their Plain English Brochure. Bought by Blackstone for $930 million.http://www.blackstone.com/news/press_releases/1-10-2008.pdf

Sub Funds and Performance

NameAUM (bn) Type Min Investment Num Clients Internal $ % Fund of Funds $ % Prime Brokers
Blackstone / Gso Capital Solutions Fund LP 0.916 private equity fund 10,000,000 61 3.0
Chk Mid-Con Co-Invest Vehicle Preferred LP 0.120 private equity fund 0 22 60.0 2.0
Gso Aiguille Des Grands Montets Fund (Canada) LP 0 hedge fund 0 8
Gso Beacon Holdings LP 0.033 private equity fund 0 9
Gso Capital Opportunities Fund II L.P. 3.874 private equity fund 10,000,000 63 8.0 1.0
Gso Capital Opportunities Fund III LP 6.667 hedge fund 10,000,000 155 2.0 1.0
Gso Capital Solutions Fund III Eea Scsp 0 private equity fund 10,000,000 18 7.0
Gso Capital Solutions Fund III LP 0 private equity fund 10,000,000 75 2.0
Gso Churchill Partners II LP 0.407 hedge fund 0 2 2.0 Credit Suisse
Gso Coastline Credit Partners LP 0.091 hedge fund 0 2 1.0 Credit Suisse
Gso Credit Alpha Fund LP 1.121 hedge fund 10,000,000 104 2.0 4.0 Credit Suisse
Gso Energy E&P; Holdings 4 Co-Invest LP 0.470 private equity fund 0 9 36.0
Gso Energy Partners-A LP 0.656 private equity fund 0 2 2.0
Gso Energy Partners-B LP 0.252 private equity fund 0 2 1.0
Gso Energy Partners-C II LP 0.273 private equity fund 0 2 2.0
Gso European Senior Debt Fund LP 4.008 hedge fund 7,000,000 25 2.0
Gso Giant Co-Invest I LP 0 private equity fund 0 11 37.0 19.0
Gso Palmetto Opportunistic Investment Partners LP 0.749 hedge fund 0 2 100.0 Credit Suisse
Gso Special Situations Overseas Master Fund Ltd. 0.578 hedge fund 5,000,000 186 9.0 Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC
Steamboat Credit Opportunities Master Fund LP 0.064 hedge fund 0 8 100.0 Credit Suisse

Key People

NameTitlePositionOwnership
Marisa BeeneyChief Compliance Officer / Chief Legal Officer Owner or OfficerNone
George FanChief Operating Officer Owner or OfficerNone
Bennett GoodmanFounder Owner or OfficerNone
Hamilton JamesPresident Owner or OfficerNone
Doris Lee-SilvestriChief Financial Officer Owner or OfficerNone
Stephen SchwarzmanChairman And Ceo Owner or OfficerNone
J SmithFounder Owner or OfficerNone

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