Did Carlyle Buy Getty Images to Bolster New Fund?

Did Carlyle Buy Getty Images to Bolster New Fund? Play

Aug. 15 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Cristina Alesci reports that Carlyle Group LP agreed to buy photo archive Getty Images Inc. from Hellman & Friedman LLC in a deal valued at $3.3 billion. Recent purchases have helped Carlyle deploy about 80 percent of the capital from its flagship buyout fund, bolstering its pitch for fresh capital as it markets a successor pool. She speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Market Makers."

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