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Getty Images Sold to Carlyle Group for $3.3 Billion

Posted by on Wednesday August 15, 2012 | Uncategorized

Getty Images, the largest stock photo archive, has been sold to private equity firm the Carlyle Group for $3.3 billion, according to Bloomberg, Reuters, and other sources. The sale comes three months after Hellman & Friedman, the private equity firm that has owned Getty Images since 2008, began preparations to sell the stock agency. According... More