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One of the world's largest private investment firms, The Carlyle Group owns 200-plus companies and boasts more than $200 billion in assets under management. Activities include management-led buyouts, minority equity investments, real estate, venture capital, and leveraged finance opportunities in the energy and power, consumer and retail, defense and aerospace, and technology and business services industries. Other target sectors include financial services, health care, infrastructure, aerospace and defense, transportation, telecommunications, and media. Since its founding in 1987, Carlyle has made more than 1,100 investments. It has 40 offices across six continents. The firm went public in 2012.