Washington D.C.-based private equity firm The Carlyle Group announced the close of its tenth U.S. loan fund, Carlyle High Yield Partners X, Ltd, a $400 million CLO. Carlyle's U.S. leveraged finance group has closed three CLOs with a total of $1.2 billion of assets, over the last year. Its newest fund utilizes a traditional CLO structure including triple-A through double-B rated
liabilities. JPMorgan Securities arranged the transaction.