Friday, May 20, 2011

Carlyle's Next Stop: Space or Santa's Backyard?

The Carlyle Group will raise nearly $1 billion for a fund focused on South America.  This means Carlyle is globally ubiquitous.  Remaining targets include the North and South Poles, as well as the Space Station.  Watch out Santa, private equity underwriters (PEU's) are coming.  Mr. Claus can skip 1001 Pennsylvania Avenue this December.  Their bags are already overflowing.

PEU Pangaea:  Reuniting the world around greed