MONEY MANAGEMENT

Carlyle Group AUM climbs 1.9% in quarter, surpasses $200 billion

Carlyle Group reported $202.7 billion in assets under management as of June 30, a 1.9% increase from three months earlier and up 12.4% from the previous year, in its second quarter earnings report released on Wednesday.

U.S. net earnings under generally accepted accounting principles for the alternative money manager was $19.5 million in the second quarter, down from $24.6 million in the first quarter. In the second quarter of 2013, the firm had reported a net GAAP loss of $3.3 million.

Carlyle raised $7.4 billion in new capital in the second quarter and $23.1 billion in the year ended June 30. Realized proceeds totaled $18.9 billion for investors in the year ended June 30, which included $6.5 billion in the second quarter.