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<italic>PEMI</italic> 2002-09-01 Staff Writer <tr><td>Firm</td><td><b>21 Centrale Partners</b></td><td>Amount Raised</td><td><b>€56m</b></td></tr><tr><td>Fund Type</td><td><b>Developm

Firm 21 Centrale Partners Amount Raised €56m Fund Type Development capital Amount Targeted €125m Status First close Investors Crédit Agricole Asset Management, Geographical Focus France MAAF, CCR Actions European Sectoral Focus Late-stage mid-market businesses Investment Fund, 21 Group, Unicredito. Advisors Triago (P), Salans, Hertzfeld & Heilbronn (L) Firm Charlemagne Capital Amount Raised N/A Fund Type Distressed, emerging markets. Amount Targeted $50m Status Launched Investors The fund is targeting European, US Geographical Focus Argentina and Middle East investors. Sectoral Focus Financial services Advisors Integra Investment (investment advisors) Firm The Blackstone Group Amount Targeted $5bn Fund Type Buyout Investors Not disclosed, although nearly 90 per Status Final close cent existing investors Geographical Focus US (70 per cent) Europe (30 per cent) Advisors UBS Warburg and Credit Suisse Sectoral Focus All sectors First Boston (P) Amount Raised $6.45bn Firm Brooks Houghton & Co Amount Raised N/A Fund Type Short-term mezzanine Amount Targeted $150m Status Launched Investors The fund is targeting US and European Geographical Focus US institutional investors Sectoral Focus All sectors excluding oil and gas, mining, real estate and restaurants Advisors Far Hills Group (P) Firm Charterhouse Development Capital Amount Raised €1.4bn Fund Type Buyout Amount Targeted €3bn Status First close Investors The fund is targeting institutions from Geographical Focus UK and Western Europe the US, Asia, Europe and the Middle East Sectoral Focus All sectors Advisors Salomon Smith Barney (P) Firm LGT Capital Partners Amount Raised N/A Fund Type Fund of funds Amount Targeted €200m Status Launched Investors The fund is primarily targeting Geographical Focus US and Europe German institutions and private Sectoral Focus Buyout and venture capital funds investors Firm Delta Capital Amount Raised N/A Fund Type Early-stage, start-up Amount Targeted $100m Status Launched Investors N/A Geographical Focus Russia Advisors N/A Sectoral Focus Financial services, telecommunications media and technology, consumer products and logistics Firm Harvest Partners Amount Targeted $500m Fund Type Buyout, growth finance Investors BancBoston Capital, General Electric Status Final close Capital, Liberty Mutual Life Insurance, Geographical Focus US, Europe National City Capital and New York Sectoral Focus Domestic and multinational Life Capital Partners middle-market businesses Advisors Simpson Thacher & Bartlett (L) Amount Raised $568m Credit Suisse First Boston (P) Firm IF Investimenti Amount Raised €112.5m Fund Type Buyout Amount Targeted €100m Status Final close Investors Iniziativa Piemonte, Ersel Finanziaria Geographical Focus Italy and Mittel Sectoral Focus Mid-marker industrial enterprises Advisors Elm Capital (P), Simmons & Simmons (L), Mastracchio (L) Firm Advent International Amount Raised $265m Fund Type Emerging markets Amount Targeted N/A Status Final close Investors GE Capital, HarbourVest Partners, Geographical Focus Mexico, Brazil and Argentina Inter-American Investment Corporation Sectoral Focus financial services, manufacturing and International Finance Corporation. and consumer industries Advisors N/A Firm Lombard Odier Darier Hentsch Amount Raised N/A Fund Type Fund of funds Amount Targeted €200m Status Launched Investors The fund is targeting institutional Geographical Focus Western Europe investors and family offices in Europe Sectoral Focus Mid-market buyout and expansion and the US capital funds Advisors LODH Private Equity Zurich (fund manager) Firm Sal Oppenheim Amount Raised €60m Fund Type Fund of funds Amount Targeted €150m Status First closing Investors German investors. None disclosed. Geographical Focus US and Europe Advisors Portfolio Advisors Sectoral Focus Buyout and venture capital, with a bias towards US and buyout opportunities (US investment advisor) Firm Partners Group Amount Raised €160m Fund Type Fund of funds Amount Targeted €300m Status First close Investors UBS Group, European institutions Geographical Focus Europe Advisors N/A Sectoral Focus Mid-market buyout funds Firm Shore Capital Amount Raised £20m Fund Type Real estate Amount Targeted £100m Status First close Investors Bank Leumi Group, Dawnay Day Geographical Focus UK Advisors N/A Sectoral Focus Commercial property Firm Starwood Capital Group LLC Amount Raised $567m Fund Type Real estate Amount Targeted N/A Status Final closing Investors Private and institutional investors Geographical Focus US, UK, Western Europe and Japan Advisors N/A Sectoral Focus Office, senior housing, industrial, retail Firm GSC Partners Investors US institutions, with additional Fund Type Mezzanine investments from Europe, Asia and Status Final closing Latin America Geographical Focus Europe Advisors Lehman Brothers (mandated lead Sectoral Focus Buyouts arranger), Dresdner Kleinwort Amount Targeted €1.065bn Wasserstein (lead arranger)