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DescriptionPrivate Equity Fund


Carlyle Peru Fund, 2/2013 $308M
European CLO fund, 6/2013 €350M
Carlyle Partners VI, 11/2013 $13B
European CLO fund II, 10/2013 €335M
Fourth European Fund, 1/2014 €500M
Carlyle Japan Partners III, 1/2014 $250M
sub-Saharan African fund, 4/2014 $698M


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Carlyle Group

The Carlyle Group is a company involved in the Private Equity Industry primarily. They operate more than $81.1 billion of equity capital under management. The firm operates four fund families, focusing on leveraged buyouts, venture & growth capital, real estate and leveraged finance investments. They recently opened up another arm for their hedge funds. The firm employs more than 575 investment professionals in 21 countries with several offices in North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia; its portfolio companies employ more than 286,000 people worldwide. Carlyle has over 1200 institutional and private investors in 68 countries.

AlpInvest Partners is part of the Carlyle Group.

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
J&J Africa 1/2014Venture Round1
AqueSys 1/2014Series D$43.6M5
Al-Nabil Food Industries 5/2013Venture Round1
Vubiquity 5/2012Private Equity$100M1
NeoVista 5/2012Partial Close$6M5
AcuFocus 11/2011Series F$65M5
Authentix 9/2011Series C$15M1
Value and Budget Housing Corporation 8/2011Venture Round$26M1
PixelOptics 4/2011Venture Round$45M4
ELENZA 2/2011Series B$24M3
Ctrip 11/2010Series B3
AqueSys 6/2010Series C$35M5
Canesta 10/2009Venture Round$16M3
Supercircuits 10/2009Venture Round$10M1
TradeBeam 9/2009Venture Round$7M6
Actelis Networks 9/2009Venture Round$10M10
Actelis Networks 4/2009Venture Round$4.7M4
Schoolnet 1/2009Series D$13M4
PixelOptics 10/2008Venture Round$30M5
Panasas 5/2008Series E$25M6
Nakaya Microdevices 4/2008Venture Round$14.4M1
Actelis Networks 4/2008Series F$15M4
Nanosolar 3/2008Series D$300M11
HealthCentral 1/2008Venture Round$50M4
REVShare 12/2007Series A$20M2
Canesta 9/2007Venture Round$10M6
TradeBeam 8/2007Series C$29M6
Zafu 8/2007Series B$4.1M2
Archive Systems 6/2007Series B$11.5M3
Elitecore Technologies 6/2007Venture Round$10.3M1
Verari Systems 6/2007Series C$20M5
Actelis Networks 1/2007Series E$22M10
NeoVista 12/2006Series C$41M6
Air2Web 9/2006Venture Round$25M4
Schoolnet 9/2006Series C$19M3
NeoVista 9/2006Series B$26M4
Liquid Engines 9/2006Series C$5.5M4
Exaprotect 7/2006Series A$7.66M6
Flexcom 10/2005Venture Round$11M1
Carefx 9/2005Series B8
Canesta 8/2005Venture Round$8M6
Trema Group 3/2005Venture Round$10.5M4
LVL7 Systems 2/2005Series C$21M6
QuEST Global Services 9/2003Private Equity$6M1



  1. The Carlyle Group Raises $308M Peru-Focused Fund ( [edit]
  2. Carlyle Group Closes €350 Mln for New European CLO Fund ( [edit]
  3. The Carlyle Group Closes Carlyle Partners VI at $13 Billion ( [edit]
  4. David Rubenstein’s Carlyle Group Raises New US$450 Million Fund To Invest In Collateralized Loan Obligations ( [edit]
  5. Carlyle Nears Third Close on Fourth European Fund ( [edit]
  6. Carlyle makes headway with latest Japan fund ( [edit]
  7. Carlyle closes Africa fund after raising nearly $700 million ( [edit]
  8. PE firm Carlyle in Turkish Retail Chain Takeover Bid ( [edit]
    Turkish Lingerie Brand Penti Sells Minority Stake to Carlyle ( [edit]
    The Carlyle Group to Buy Syniverse Technologies for $31 Per Share in $2.6 Billion Transaction ( [edit]
    Carlyle To Buy AlpInvest, €32B Fund Of Private Equity ( [edit]
    The Carlyle Group acquires visual effects software developer The Foundry ( [edit]
    Carlyle Group Closes Medical Park Deal ( [edit]
    Turkey's Medical Park HG Sells Minority Stake to Carlyle Group ( [edit]
    The Carlyle Group Acquires Telecable de Asturias ( [edit]
    Carlyle Acquires 42% Stake in Alamar Foods ( [edit]
    The Carlyle Group Closes $517 Million CLO ( [edit]
    Sealed with a kiss: Carlyle Group buys into Dre for $500m ( [edit]
    Carlyle to buy Diversified Global Asset Management Corp. ( [edit]
    Exclusive: Carlyle near deal to buy J&J diagnostics unit - sources ( [edit]
    The Carlyle Group Agrees to Acquire Johnson & Johnson’s Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics for $4.15 Billion ( [edit]
    Carlyle Raises $285 Million Selling Haier Shares ( [edit]
    Abu Dhabi-backed Carlyle to raise $900m for energy fund ( [edit]
    The Carlyle Group Completes Acquisition of Diversified Global Asset Management ( [edit]
    The Carlyle Group Agrees to Acquire Industrial Packaging Group from Illinois Tool Works for $3.2 Billion ( [edit]
    South Beach hotel bought for $15.5M by Carlyle Group ( [edit]
    The Carlyle Group Agrees to Acquire ADT Korea from Tyco for $1.93 Billion ( [edit]
  9. The Carlyle Group and Investec Asset Management invest in J&J Africa, a pan-African logistics company ( [edit]
  10. AqueSys Secures $43.6M in Series D Financing ( [edit]
  11. Carlyle Invests in Al-Nabil Food ( [edit]
  12. Avail-TVN raises $100M, buys On Demand Group for $27M Read more: Avail-TVN raises $100M, buys On Demand Group for $27M ( [edit]
  13. VC Funding: Q2 2012 source [edit]
  14. AcuFocus Closes $65M Financing ( [edit]
  15. Authentix Completes $15M Series C Equity Financing ( [edit]
  16. Value & Budget Housing Corporation Receives $26M Investment from The Carlyle Group ( [edit]
  17. PixelOptics Closes $45 Million Financing ( [edit]
  18. ELENZA Closes $24 Million Series B Financing to Fund Development of New Electronic AutoFocal Intraocular Lens ( [edit]
  19. Citation Needed [add]
  20. AqueSys, Inc.: Series C $35M ( [edit]
  21. New Strategic Investors Signal the importance of 3-D Natural Interfaces to the Future of PCs and other Consumer Devices ( [edit]
  22. The Carlyle Group Invests Additional $10 Million in Supercircuits ( [edit]
  23. TradeBeam raises $7M for trade management software ( [edit]
  24. Ethernet co Actelis raises $10m ( [edit]
  25. Actelis scores $4.7M for copper-wire ethernet ( [edit]
  26. Education Software Maker SchoolNet Books $13M For Acquisition ( [edit]
  27. PixelOptics Closes on $30 Million Round of Financing ( [edit]
  28. EDGAR [edit]
  29. EDGAR [edit]
  30. Actelis adds on $15M for copper-based broadband service ( [edit]
  31. Nanosolar raises $300 million for thin-film solar ( [edit]
  32. IAC Buying Major Chunk In HealthCentral; Carlyle, Sequoia & Polaris Also Investing; Total $50M ( [edit]
  33. REVShare, raises $20M for cost-per-action TV ad network ( [edit]
  34. 3D's Canesta Raises $10M More ( [edit]
  35. VentureBeat ( [edit]
  36. Zafu, the rise of woman-focused sites & Glam ( [edit]
  37. Archive Systems Completes $11.5 Million Series B Funding Led by The Carlyle Group ( [edit]
  39. EDGAR [edit]
  40. Venture Beat ( [edit]
  41. NeoVista, a co. targeting age-related macular degeneration, raises $41M ( [edit]
  42. Air2Web Announces $25 Million Financing Led by The Carlyle Group to Extend Global Leadership as Full-Service Mobile Marketing Provider ( [edit]
  43. $19 Million Investment Supports SchoolNet’s Mission to Improve the Nation’s Public Schools ( [edit]
  44. NeoVista, a radiation treatment device maker, to raise $26M ( [edit]
  45. Liquid Engines raises additional $5.5 Million from Carlyle et al. ( [edit]
  46. EDGAR [edit]
  47. EDGAR [edit]
  48. Citation Needed [add]
  49. EDGAR [edit]
  50. EDGAR [edit]
  51. LVL7 Systems receives a $21 million investment ( [edit]
  52. Carlyle Group invests $6 m in QuEST ( [edit]
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