Major Changes on going in the Art Business October 9, 2015 13:34

The Art business is changing everyday. This new venture by Athena Art Finance and The Carlyle Group is just another recent action by organizations to take advantage of high end art as investment venues. Read more about it at:

Athena Art Finance Starts Art-Lending With $280 Million Investment Led by The Carlyle Group

New York – Collectors of high-end art now have a new resource to tap their collections’ intrinsic value.  Athena Art Finance Corp. is launching today with $280 million of equity capital led by The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) and the private equity unit of the Pictet Group, which co-founded the company with CEO Andrea Danese, a structured finance veteran.