Carlyle Raises $2.5B for Latest Europe-focused Fund
May 13, 2015
The Carlyle Group has raised roughly $2.5 billion for its Carlyle Europe Partners IV fund, according to a recent SEC filing. The firm's previous European buyout fund, which closed on €5.35 billion in 2007, had generated an IRR of 10.49% and a TVPI multiple of 1.47x as of December 31. Sectors of focus for CEP III included aerospace, consumer & retail, healthcare and business services.