SGAM Closes Private Equity FOF

May 1 2007 | 10:59am ET

SGAM Alternative Investments held a final closing of its SGAM Private Value Fund, a private equity fund of funds, last month, at €267 million. The vehicle invests mainly in Europe and the U.S. in all the segments of private equity, including venture capital, expansion capital and buyout.

Philippe Brosse, CEO of SGAM AI, stated: “SGAM Private Value Fund offers a
unique response to the issues faced today by many private equity investors:
to accelerate cash distributions and to cover at best the cyclic component
of the asset class.”

SGAM AI launched its private equity platform in 1999 offering a range of p.e. funds and funds of funds investing in Europe and emerging markets. As
of last December, SGAM Alternative Investments had €1.6 billion under
management in private equity.


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