15.09.2009 - BNP planning $300 mln Gulf PE fund
From Ethiopianreview.com: French bank BNP Paribas may raise up to $300 million for a private equity fund active in the Gulf Arab region to tap opportunities arising from the financial crisis. BNP is looking to raise $150 million in the first phase by mid-October and possibly a further $150 million later, its regional chief executive, Jean-Christophe Durand, told reporters late on Monday..................Full Article: Source