U.S.-based buyout and mezzanine fundraising ground to a halt in the past two weeks, adding only $700 million to its yearly total. That total sits at $17.2 billion, lagging this time last year by $8.3 billion, or 32.5 percent. Carlyle ...DON'T MISS OUT! Meet new and diverse managers in private equity, venture capital and real estate at the third Emerging Manager Connect East at New York City's Harvard Club. CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS!