Friday Dec 6
Carlyle-owned Brazilian travel agency files for IPO - Bloomberg
According to Bloomberg , CVC Brasil Operadora e Agencia de Viagens SA, the Brazilian travel agency owned by the Carlyle Group , has filed for an IPO after pulling the plug on it last year.
Friday Dec 6
Chemical & Engineering News
Germany's Merck Bets On Chips
In a bid to broaden its offering to the electronics industry, the German drug and chemical maker Merck KGaA has agreed to purchase AZ Electronic Materials for $2.6 billion.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The Carlyle Group to Acquire Diversified Global Asset Management
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Investment Weekly News -- Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group announced that it has agreed to acquire Diversified Global Asset Management Corporation , a global manager of hedge funds with more than $6.7 billion in managed and advised assets.
Mubadala's Carlyle completes $143 mln London site sale
Carlyle Group , the US private equity firm in which Abu Dhabi's Mubadala Development Company owns a 7.5 percent stake, has completed the 87.6m sale of London's Millennium Bridge House to UK hospitality group Shiva Hotels Ltd , Arabian Business reported.
Paradigm Precision acquires manufacturing facilities
A portfolio company of the Carlyle Group has acquired eight aerospace component fabrication and machining facilities from Unison Engine Components.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Enviva's North Carolina Forest Onslaught
Enviva LP-a 2010 acquisition by the $20 billion private equity fund, Riverstone Holdings, LLC and the Carlyle Group -is in the business of harvesting and grinding trees for foreign wood pellet purchasers.
Carlyle's Paradigm Precision acquires Unison Engine Components' manufacturing facilities
The Carlyle Group portfolio company Dynamic Precision Group , operating under the market-facing name Paradigm Precision has closed its acquisition of eight aerospace component fabrication and machining facilities from Unison Engine Components , a subsidiary of GE Aviation .
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The Motley Fool
Why Illinois Tool Works Might Sell a Chunk of Itself
According to management, the company plans on finding a buyer so that it can deploy capital into its core businesses.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Morning Read: Who is Eminence Capital?
Fund watch : Who is Eminence Capital ? The 15-year-old $4.5 billion firm is getting attention lately for what Maureen Farrell of the Wall Street Journal calls " Eminence has only filed two other 13Ds with the SEC, which show that it could take an activist role.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Moncler Owners to Net as Much as $1.1 Billion in Skiwear IPO
Moncler, the Italian maker of $1,220 quilted polyester jackets , will sell shares next month in a second attempt at an initial public offering, raising as much as 783 million euros for the company's owners.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
First bids for Australia's Transpacific waste unit due early Dec - Basis Point
First-round bids are due on Dec. 6 for Transpacific Industries Group Ltd's New Zealand waste management unit, which is attracting interest from international private equity firms and trade bidders, Basis Point reported on Wednesday.
Moncler To Go Public
Moncler SpA got the go ahead from the Italian Stock Exchange to proceed with its public listing.
The pros' global investing tips
I asked David Rubenstein, co-founder and co-CEO of the giant Carlyle Group private equity firm , where he's looking to buy companies now.
The Carlyle Group to Acquire Diversified Global Asset Management; Terms Undisclosed
Adds Hedge Funds Selection to Carlyle Solutions Offering WASHINGTON -- -- Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group today announced that it has agreed to acquire Diversified Global Asset Management Corporation , a global manager of hedge funds with more than $6.7 billion in managed and advised assets.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Duke Energy board welcomes William Kennard
Duke Energy 's board of directors elected William E. Kennard - former Federal Communications Commission chair and U.S. Ambassador to the European Union - as a new board member, effective January 1, 2014.
Carlyle has new $13B war chest
The Carlyle Group has closed on its newest buyout fund, Carlyle Partners VI, raising $13 billion, exceeding the fund's original goal by $2 billion.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Allison Transmission Sells 15 Million Shares of Common Stock
Allison Transmission Holdings, Inc. announced the sale of 15,000,000 shares of its common stock by investment funds affiliated with The Carlyle Group and Onex Corp. In a release on Nov. 11 , the Company said that all of the shares are being sold on a pro rata basis by the Sponsors, which are existing stockholders of Allison Transmission Holdings, ... (more)
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Customer Interaction Solutions
Duke Energy board elects William Kennard as new member
Duke Energy's board of directors today elected William E. Kennard - former Federal Communications Commission chair and U.S. Ambassador to the European Union - as a new board member, effective Jan. 1, 2014.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
HgCapital's Kallisto agrees to buy P&I from Carlyle
Kallisto , which is backed by private equity firm HgCapital, has agreed to acquire P&I Personal & Informatik AG from The Carlyle Group .