Carlyle executives share their views and expertise on a range of investment, public policy and economic matters through podcasts, commentaries, policy papers, TV interviews, speeches and presentations.

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The Middle Market's 'It' Factor

The US middle market has that certain 'it' factor and continues to attract investors and lenders alike. In this edition, Ms. Frontiero and Mr. Hart discuss how specific attributes, coupled with a global search for yield that has pushed investors deeper into nontraditional alternatives, have helped strengthen the middle market's 'it' factor of attraction for investors.

The US middle market has that certain 'it' factor and continues to attract investors and lenders alike. In this edition, Ms. Frontiero and Mr. Hart discuss how specific attributes,…

The US middle market has that certain 'it' factor and continues to attract investors and lenders alike. In this…

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Op-Ed
Where Have All the Public Companies Gone?

Director of Research Jason Thomas outlines why changing public markets increases the need for private capital in new Wall Street Journal commentary.

Director of Research Jason Thomas outlines why changing public markets increases the need for private capital in new Wall Street Journal commentary.

Director of Research Jason Thomas outlines why changing public markets increases the need for private capital in new…

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The Current Credit Market Outlook

In this edition, Mr. Jenkins discusses the current credit market environment, including how it may be harder to find managers who can provide differentiated performance; the importance of portfolio construction in aiming for the best risk-adjusted returns; and the potential for market dislocations as central banks start to unwind eight years of excess liquidity.

In this edition, Mr. Jenkins discusses the current credit market environment, including how it may be harder to find managers who can provide differentiated performance; the…

In this edition, Mr. Jenkins discusses the current credit market environment, including how it may be…

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Skill vs. Luck in Private Equity Investors’ Hunt for Excess Returns

Dr. Peter Cornelius discusses new research finding that the performance of limited partners’ investment portfolios varies almost as much as the net returns of individual private equity funds. As a result, limited partners with superior selection skills have harvested substantially higher risk-adjusted private equity returns than the average public market equivalent would suggest, underscoring the importance of broad and deep due diligence.

Dr. Peter Cornelius discusses new research finding that the performance of limited partners’ investment portfolios varies almost as much as the net returns of individual private equity…

Dr. Peter Cornelius discusses new research finding that the performance of limited partners’ investment portfolios…

Vogue
Case Study
Vogue International LLC

Read how Carlyle worked with the founder of Vogue International to enhance its management team, improve operations and strengthen the brand, while successfully executing its growth strategy

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The Carlyle Edge

Find out how The Carlyle Edge enables us to invest wisely and create value for our investors.