Firm: The Carlyle Group
Fund: Carlyle Energy Mezzanine Opportunities Fund
Amount Raised: $1.38 billion
The Carlyle Group has closed an energy-focused mezzanine investment fund, the first energy-focused fund raised solely by the Washington, D.C.-based company in its 25-year history and the latest development in its continued push into the energy sector following its separation from Riverstone Holdings LLC.The firm raised $1.38 billion in commitments for Carlyle Energy Mezzanine Opportunities Fund, which invests $20 million to $150 million in the debt of companies in the power generation and other segments of the energy sector. Carlyle launched the fund ...