Carlyle Announces New Business Segment Structure
Firm to Host First Post-Corporate Conversion Investor Day on February 23, 2021
Washington, DC – Global investment firm The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) announced today updated business segments for its financial reporting. The new structure will be reflected in the 2020 fourth quarter and annual results to be announced Thursday, February 4, 2021. The reorganized segments are Global Private Equity, Global Credit and Investment Solutions.
- Global Private Equity: With $125 billion in Assets Under Management*, Global Private Equity is one of the world's largest and most diversified private equity platforms, spanning industries, geographies and asset types. The reorganized business segment now combines all of the firm’s equity investing strategies from Corporate Private Equity and Real Assets - which includes real estate and natural resources - reflecting how Carlyle leverages our global platform, local insights and deep industry expertise.
- Global Credit: With $53 billion in Assets Under Management, Global Credit provides creative solutions and scale to borrowers, resulting in differentiated opportunities for investors to capture value across the credit spectrum. The growing platform combines all of the firm’s credit strategies including liquid credit, illiquid credit and real assets credit.
- Investment Solutions: With $52 billion in Assets Under Management, the Investment Solutions platform seeks to help investors meet their objectives through tailored portfolio construction and implementation. This industry leading business provides investors access to a range of opportunities across private equity and private real estate, and offerings include primary, secondary and co-investments, commingled funds and separately managed accounts.
“We believe this new structure and approach, which is all about leveraging our strengths, sets the stage for Carlyle to accelerate our growth over the long term,” said Carlyle CEO Kewsong Lee. “Our new business segment structure represents our focus on driving value for all of our stakeholders.”
For more information on the updated segments, please visit the Investor Relations section of the website at ir.carlyle.com or click here.
Carlyle will release financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2020 on Thursday, February 4, 2021 and host a conference call at 8:30 a.m. EST. Carlyle CEO Kewsong Lee, along with Chief Financial Officer Curt Buser and Head of Public Market Investor Relations Daniel Harris, will review the results during the call. The conference call will be available via public webcast from the Shareholders section of Carlyle's website at www.carlyle.com and a replay will be available on our website soon after the call’s completion.
Carlyle also plans to host its first Investor Day since becoming a corporation on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 during which CEO Kewsong Lee and the senior leadership team will discuss the firm’s strategic plan to accelerate growth. The live, virtual webcast will be available on the Investor Relations section of Carlyle’s website at ir.carlyle.com. To register in advance click here. A more detailed agenda will be released closer to the virtual event. The full replay of the webcast will be available on the same site following the event.
*Assets Under Management for all segment references reflect AUM as of September 30, 2020.
About The Carlyle Group
The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) is a global investment firm with deep industry expertise that deploys private capital across three business segments: Global Private Equity, Global Credit and Investment Solutions. With $230 billion of assets under management as of September 30, 2020, Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors, portfolio companies and the communities in which we live and invest. Carlyle employs more than 1,800 people in 30 offices across six continents. Further information is available at www.carlyle.com. Follow Carlyle on Twitter @OneCarlyle.
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