carlyle group/the (CG) Key Developments
PE Firms Reportedly Vie For Tata Tech Stake
Apr 22 15
Private equity houses The Carlyle Group LP (NasdaqGS:CG), KKR & Co. L.P. (NYSE:KKR), Temasek Investments, Inc. and Advent Partners LLP are among those vying for a large minority stake in Tata Technologies Limited an auto and aerospace design company , valued at $1.3 billion, people familiar with the transaction said. The major shareholders plan to sell around 40% in Tata Technologies in a potential $520-million deal, they added.
The Carlyle Group Hires Mike Duke as Operating Executive
Apr 17 15
The Carlyle Group has hired former Wal-Mart chief executive Mike Duke to advise it on retail and consumer deals as the Washington-based private-equity giant continues to grow into a major global economic player. Duke carries the title of operating executive. Duke, who has already begun working at the firm, will provide strategic guidance to Carlyle professionals throughout the investment process and will advise portfolio company executives on management, operational, branding and growth strategies. Duke joined Wal-Mart in 1995 and rose to chief executive, where he served between 2009 to 2014.
TV3 Says No Comments On Carlyle Reports
Apr 17 15
TV3 Television Network Limited declined to comment on reports of The Carlyle Group LP (NasdaqGS:CG) being among the parties interested in acquiring it. No formal bids are understood to have been made at this stage.
Carlyle Reportedly Eyes TV3
Apr 16 15
The Carlyle Group LP (NasdaqGS:CG) have held preliminary discussions with Doughty Hanson about a possible takeover of TV3 Television Network Limited, Sky News reported. Other media groups, including Liberty Global plc (NasdaqGS:LBTY.A), are also reported to have expressed an interest in acquiring TV3 Television Network Limited, although it is unclear whether they plan to table formal offers. The Carlyle Group LP and Doughty Hanson declined to comment.
Four Firms Interested in Cruz Verde
Apr 13 15
KKR & Co. L.P. (NYSE:KKR), The Carlyle Group LP (NasdaqGS:CG), CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS) and Fomento Económico Mexicano, S.A.B de C.V (BMV:FEMSA UBD) are reportedly interested in Farmacias CruzVerde S.A. Their final offers will be received in late April 2015. The sale process is being handled by JPMorgan. The owners may decide not to sell 100% of the business.