“Carlyle Capital in Default, on Brink of Collapse (via Reuters)

March 13, 2008

More trouble for the banks.  By way of pure coincidence, Carlyle Group, the buy out firm is in default on ($16.6 billion) – nearly as much money as Visa hopes to raise next week. 

Perhaps they can double-down.  

Can the banks hold on until the Visa Inc. IPO bailout? 

Click here to read the Reuters article.