Carlyle Group

Carlyle Ended Another Energy Credit Fund At $2.8B; Marks Its Second

Carlyle Group’s second energy credit investments fund raised a $2.8 billion fund, Carlyle Energy Mezzanine Opportunities Fund II, said spokesman Randall B. Whitestone in an e-mail.

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Cyber attack

Creditors may seize control of Altegrity

Oaktree Capital Management and other lenders are close to striking a deal with Providence Equity Partners to take control of the security company that vetted former spy agency contractor Edward Snowden, the New York Post reported.

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Carlyle Group LP

Carlyle, Warburg Pincus in the lead to acquire DBRS

A private equity consortium of Carlyle Group LP (CG.O) and Warburg Pincus LLC is in advanced talks to acquire privately held credit rating agency DBRS Ltd for more than $500 million, according to people familiar with the matter.

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Carlyle Group LP

U.S. buyout firm Carlyle enters South Africa with tyre deal

Carlyle Group (CG.O) has agreed to buy South African tyre retailer Tiger Automotive from Ethos Private Equity, Ethos said on Wednesday, the U.S. buyout firm's first deal in Africa's most developed economy.

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Singapore

Singapore's SMRT considering $1.3 billion bid for London taxi firm

Singapore public transportation operator SMRT Corp Ltd is considering an 800 million pound ($1.3 billion) takeover bid for unlisted British taxi company Addison Lee, Sky News said on Saturday.

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JP Morgan Chase & Co.

JPMorgan in talks to sell oil-supply agreement to BoA

JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM.N) is in talks to sell its oil-supply agreement with a major Philadelphia refinery to Bank of America Corp (BAC.N), the Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter.

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Carlyle Group LP

Private equity firm Carlyle Group and other investors to purchase majority stake in metals trader

Private equity firm Carlyle Group and other investors will be purchasing a majority stake in Traxys Group, a physical metals and minerals commodity, logistics and trading company, Reuters reported.

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Haier Electronics Group Ltd

Carlyle to sell $290M stake in Hong Kong's Haier Electronics -IFR

Washington, US-based private equity firm Carlyle Group plans to raise $290 million by selling 100 million shares in Hong Kong-based home appliance maker Haier Electronics Group Ltd, according to IFR.

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Tyco International

Tyco International Ltd narrows list of potential private equity acquirers for Caps Co- sources

Tyco International Ltd has shortlisted the list of private equity firms interested in acquiring the industrial conglomerate's South Korean unit, according to sources interviewed by The Wall Street Journal.

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US Dollar Notes

Institutional investors pose renewed confidence in private equity- report

Institutional investors contributed $216.56 billion to US private equity funds last year, a sign of their renewed confidence in the asset class, a report from Private Equity Beat of The Wall Street Journal Blogs said.

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Carlyle Group LP

Carlyle Group introduces first two mutual funds

Alternative asset manager Carlyle Group has introduced its first two publicly listed mutual funds, paving the way for Carlyle to offer its investment platform to retail investors, Reuters reported.

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OMV AG

Austria's OMV sells Bayernoil stake to Vitol-Carlyle joint venture for undisclosed sum

Austria's OMV will divest its 45% stake in German oil refinery Bayernoil to Varo Energy for an undisclosed amount. Varo Energy is a partnership between Swiss oil trading firm Vitol and American private equity firm Carlyle Group.

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Cemetery in China

Carlyle Group gains paper profits on Chinese funeral firm's gain in Hong Kong trading debut

Private equity firm Carlyle Group generated paper profits on its week-long investment in Chinese funeral company Fu Shou Yuan International Group Ltd after the latter gave a strong debut in Hong Kong trading.

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William Morris Endeavor Entertainment

William Morris wins takeover bid for IMG -sources

Sources on Tuesday told the New York Times that William Morris Endeavor Entertainment has won the auction for sports and media talent agency IMG Worldwide. With a $2.3 billion offer, WME beat two other bidders backed by private equity firms.

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IMG Worldwide

William Morris likely to be frontrunner for American sports agency IMG acquisition -NYT

Bidders William Morris Endeavor, ICM Partners and a consortium led by former News Corporation executive Peter Chernin are expected to submit their takeover offers for IMG Worldwide on Friday. New York Times said that William Morris will likely emerge as top bidder for the sports agency.

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