Blackstone Secured Lending Fund Reports Second Quarter 2023 Results

NEW YORK — August 9, 2023 — Blackstone Secured Lending Fund (NYSE: BXSL, or the “Company”) today reported its second quarter 2023 results.

Brad Marshall and Jonathan Bock, Co-Chief Executive Officers of Blackstone Secured Lending Fund, said, “BXSL reported another quarter of strong results marked by record net investment income, growth in net asset value and continued healthy credit performance. As a result, the Company announced a 10% increase of the regular quarterly distribution to $0.77 per share, which represents an annualized yield of 11.7% based on second quarter net asset value per share. BXSL’s performance is supported by its 98% first lien senior secured portfolio with minimal non-accruals and investments that we believe reflect extremely strong fundamentals.”

Blackstone Secured Lending Fund issued a full detailed presentation of its second quarter 2023 results, which can be viewed at

Dividend Declaration
The Company’s Board of Trustees previously declared, on June 20, 2023, a third quarter 2023 dividend of $0.77 per share to shareholders of record as of September 30, 2023, payable on October 26, 2023.

Quarterly Investor Call Details
Blackstone Secured Lending Fund will host its conference call today at 9:30 a.m. ET to discuss results. To register for the webcast, please use the following link:

For those unable to listen to the live broadcast, there will be a webcast replay on the Shareholders section of BXSL’s website at

About Blackstone Secured Lending Fund
Blackstone Secured Lending Fund (NYSE:BXSL) is a specialty finance company that invests primarily in the debt of private US companies. As of June 30, 2023, BXSL’s fair value of investments was approximately $9.3 billion. BXSL has elected to be regulated as a business development company under the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended. BXSL is externally managed by Blackstone Credit BDC Advisors LLC, an SEC-registered investment adviser that is an affiliate of Blackstone Inc. Blackstone Inc., together with its subsidiaries, is the world’s largest alternative investment firm with $1.0 trillion of assets under management as of June 30, 2023.

Forward-Looking Statements and Other Matters
Certain information contained in this communication constitutes “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the federal securities laws and the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology, such as “outlook,” “indicator,” “believes,” “expects,” “potential,” “continues,” “may,” “can,” “will,” “should,” “seeks,” “approximately,” “predicts,” “intends,” “plans,” “estimates,” “anticipates”, “confident,” “conviction,” “identified” or the negative versions of these words or other comparable words thereof. These may include BXSL’s financial estimates and their underlying assumptions, statements about plans, statements regarding pending transactions, objectives and expectations with respect to future operations, statements regarding future performance, statements regarding economic and market trends and statements regarding identified but not yet closed investments. Such forward‐looking statements are inherently uncertain and there are or may be important factors that could cause actual outcomes or results to differ materially from those indicated in such statements. BXSL believes these factors include but are not limited to those described under the section entitled “Risk Factors” in its prospectus and annual report for the most recent fiscal year, and any such updated factors included in its periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”), which are accessible on the SEC’s website at These factors should not be construed as exhaustive and should be read in conjunction with the other cautionary statements that are included in this document (or BXSL’s prospectus and other filings). Except as otherwise required by federal securities laws, BXSL undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise.


Stacy Wang, Head of Stakeholder Relations
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Mariel Seidman-Gati
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