Three years after private-equity giant Carlyle Group LP touted its purchase of a hedge-fund firm, a rout in raw materials has helped drive down holdings in its flagship fund from about $2 billion to less than $50 million, according to...Show More Summary
The collapse in commodity prices has burnt another hedge fund. Vermillion, a commodity hedge fund backed by Carlyle Group, has seen its flagship fund's assets fall from nearly $2 billion to less $50 million, The Wall Street Journal is reporting. Show More Summary
Second round of bidding sees private equity group edge ahead of Macquarie, HNA Group.
Carlyle Group is sitting on a mountain of cash. The private equity behemoth, which has $192.8 billion in total assets under management, reported second-quarter earnings on Wednesday. It said it was holding $62.8 billion in "dry powder" — money it has raised but hasn't yet spent. Show More Summary
Blackstone Group, Carlyle Group and Apollo Global Management each reported a drop in economic net income, an earnings measure that includes unrealized gains and losses that are marked to the market.... To view the full story, click the title link.
(Reuters) - Private equity firm Carlyle Group LP said on Wednesday its second-quarter earnings dropped 38 percent year-on-year as the value of its energy and hedge funds decreased, even as it generated more cash by cashing out on several of its assets. Show More Summary
Billionaire private equity chief David Rubenstein, the cofounder of Carlyle Group, explained on "Wall Street Week" on Sunday how growing up wealthy can put you at a disadvantage. Here's a transcript: "One of the complicating things of life if you're successful is—'What about your children?' "My wife and I have three children. Show More Summary
Private equity heavyweights are set to enter the contest for Arrium’s Moly-Cop business.
Global security software giant Symantec Corp. is reportedly closing in on a deal to sell its information management business, Veritas, to private equity firm Carlyle Group. The sale could bring in $7-$8 billion for Symantec and close the book on a sluggish, unprofitable business that the company acquired in 2005. Show More Summary
Undaunted by an inauspicious start, private-equity firm Carlyle Group (CG), is doubling down on plans to push out alternative investment strategies into packages accessible to ordinary investors. Bloomberg’s Sabrina Willmer reports that...Show More Summary
Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group today announced the acquisition of Lauderdale Marine Center (LMC), the nation's largest yacht repair
On July 1, 2015, David M. Rubenstein, philanthropist and co-CEO of The Carlyle Group, a global alternative asset manager, will become a trustee of the National Gallery of Art, while Victoria Sant will become trustee emerita after 15 years of service on the board, 12 of them also as Gallery president. Show More Summary
Carlyle Group and TPG are in discussions to buy Esanda, Australia’s second-largest motor vehicle financing business.
(Reuters) - Carlyle Group has committed to invest up to $500 million in Magna Energy Ltd, an India-focused upstream oil and gas company, the global private equity firm said in a statement on Monday. Led by Mike Watts and Jann Brown who...Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Blackstone Group LP and Carlyle Group LP are making a joint bid for NCR Corp in a leveraged buyout worth more than $10 billion, including debt, making it this year's biggest, according to people familiar with the matter.Show More Summary
NCR Corp. stock was halted Tuesday afternoon amid reports that two private equity firms had combined to acquire the metro Atlanta technology company. Private equity firms Blackstone Group and Carlyle Group are said to jointly bidding over $10 billion, including debt for NCR, Reuters posted on Twitter.
HgCapital closed a deal to acquire majority ownership from investor The Carlyle Group. read more
Michael J. Cavanagh, who stunned Wall Street last year when he left J.P. Morgan Chase for a private-equity firm, is joining Comcast as chief financial officer after less than a year at Carlyle Group.
Michael Cavanagh will join the media conglomerate this summer when former CFO Michael Angelakis leaves to form an investment firm for Comcast. read more
By Greg Roumeliotis (Reuters) - Comcast Corp on Monday named Carlyle Group LP Co-President Michael Cavanagh as chief financial officer, bringing on a prominent dealmaker after its failed attempt to acquire Time Warner Cable Inc. The appointment, which takes effect in early summer, is a blow to Carlyle. Show More Summary