PE giant Carlyle Group said to be raising sixth Asia mega-fund in 2022

FILE PHOTO: The logo of the Carlyle Group is displayed at the company's office in Tokyo, Japan October 17, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Alternative investment giant Carlyle Group is said to be considering hitting the market early in 2022 to raise its sixth Asia flagship fund, according to a Private Equity International report.

Sources quoted in the report said the US-based PE firm could seek between $8 billion and $10 billion for the sixth fund, Carlyle Asia Partners VI, which will focus on buyouts than minority deals.

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