The Carlyle Group L.P. is a diversified multi-product global alternative asset management firm. The Company advises on a range of investment funds and other investment vehicles that invests across a range of industries, geographies, asset classes and investment strategies, and seeks to deliver returns for its fund investors. It operates in four segments: Corporate Private Equity (CPE), Global Market Strategies (GMS), Real Assets and Investment Solutions. The CPE segment advises its buyout and growth capital funds and focuses on Buyout Funds and Growth Capital Funds areas. The GMS segment advises a group of active funds. The Real Assets segment advises its approximately 30 active carry funds focused on real estate, infrastructure, and energy and natural resources. The Investment Solutions segment provides investment opportunities and resources for its investors and clients, and focuses on private equity secondary investments and real estate, funds of funds and co-secondary investments.