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Apr 10 2013 | 10:27am ET
The Carlyle Group's funds rose 7% in the first quarter, it said this week.
The private-equity giant's buyout funds were the stars among its fee-earning carry funds, returning 9% on the quarter. Its distressed and emerging markets business, Global Market Strategies, also saw gains of 9%.
Carlyle's energy funds rose 4%, its growth capital funds 2% and its real-estate funds 1%.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
As many of you know, FINalternatives was recently acquired by the owners of Futures magazine, a firm called The Alpha Pages LLC. Today marks the soft-launch of a new sister site for both publications. As its name suggests, The Alpha Pages will cover all types of alternative investments, going far beyond the more well-known ones such as hedge funds and private equity. Read more…
Credit default swaps brought down the London Whale and cost JPMorgan $6.2 billion. Here is how it happened.