/// Getty Deal to Give Carlyle Greater Presence Abroad

August 15, 2012  |  All Things Digital

Private-equity firm Carlyle Group L.P. and Getty Images management said Wednesday they have formed a partnership to acquire stock-photo agency Getty Images Inc. from buyout firm Hellman & Friedman for $3.3 billion. Carlyle will acquire a controlling stake in Getty Images, while Getty’s co-founders Chief Executive Jonathan Klein and Chairman Mark Getty, along with Mr. Getty’s family, will boost their interest in the company to just under 50 percent, from about 30 percent. Read the rest of this post on the original site »

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