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Carlyle Q2 fund performance
We examine the investment giant's private equity funds in a special series of PEI's Performance Watch.
MM&K recently conducted its annual survey of the latest trends in PE and VC fund managers’ compensation. Director Nigel Mills reveals the findings.
The London-based mid-market firm gathered €4bn in less than three months for its largest vehicle yet.
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Ardian is redesigning its approach to buyout investing through a new sustainability measurement methodology.
Coronavirus crisis, COVID-19 pandemic impact all business and company with help of banking and government to reduce interest rate and stimulus package, businessman holding balloons fly pass virus.
The firm has executed seven transactions during the pandemic, including a UK PIPE deal and platform and bolt-on acquisitions.
The firm’s ninth flagship fund, which was launched before the pandemic, has a €15bn hard-cap.
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The private markets firm expects to raise up to $15bn from LPs this year, lower than its projection in January, due to the impact of covid-19 on new commitments.
PEI H1 2020 fundraising
Funds that closed on more than $5bn in H1 took on average 15 months to do so, longer than in any of the previous five years, according to PEI data.
Aquilino Peña
Government approval for foreign acquisitions of local companies is harmful to the industry, Spanish PE and VC association president Aquilino Peña told Private Equity International.
The rules, which came into force on 23 June, will enable the UK government to intervene in foreign takeovers of British companies deemed critical in public health emergencies.

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