Tuesday, 16 September 2014
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Jul 9 2014 | 9:28am ET
The Carlyle Group said its fee-earning funds returned 5% in the second quarter and are up 11% in 2014.
All of the private-equity giant’s carry funds posted gains in the second quarter. The $199 billion firm said those funds returned 13% through the first six months of the year.
Carlyle’s distressed Global Market Strategies Funds soared 12% in the second quarter, boosting their year-to-date returns to 16%. Its real-estate funds returned 4% in the second quarter and its energy funds 2%.
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…
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