Friday, 24 October 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%.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
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