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  • Status Date Fund Name Fund Manager Investment Focus Country Size ($M)
    Announced Dec 15 Venture Capital MENA
    Announced Dec 15 Real Estate Saudi Arabia
    Announced Nov 15 Venture Capital MENA
    Announced Nov 15 Venture Capital Saudi Arabia
    Announced Oct 15 Mezzanine Capital MENA

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    Important Note: The above list includes deals that are known to take place as reported in local media or rumored amongst investors and arrangers. User should treat such data with care as PE Monitor does not warrant that such information is accurate or complete.

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Emerging Investment Partners Fund
Fund Manager Emerging Investment Partners
Announced Date Sep 15
Investment Focus Growth Capital
Initial Target Size USD 100M
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Abraaj North Africa Fund II
Fund Manager The Abraaj Group
Announced Date Jul 15
Investment Focus Growth Capital
Initial Target Size USD 250M
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Middle East Venture Fund II (MEVF II)
Fund Manager Middle East Venture Partners
Announced Date Mar 15
Investment Focus Venture Capital
Initial Target Size USD 30M
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Leap Ventures Fund I
Fund Manager Leap Ventures
Announced Date Mar 15
Investment Focus Venture Capital
Initial Target Size USD 90M
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CedarBridge High Growth II
Fund Manager Cedar Bridge
Announced Date Q1 2015
Investment Focus Growth Capital
Initial Target Size USD 100M
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CedarBridge High Growth
Fund Manager Cedar Bridge
Announced Date 2011
Investment Focus Growth Capital
Initial Target Size USD 100M
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First Education Holding W.L.L.
Fund Manager Education Capital
Announced Date 2007
Investment Focus Buyout
Initial Target Size USD 100M
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Bedaya Fund
Fund Manager Al Ahly for Development and Investment
Cairo Financial Holding
Announced Date 26Sep12
Investment Focus Growth Capital
Initial Target Size EGP 31.928M
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ZonesCorp Infrastructure Fund
Fund Manager Macquarie Capital Middle East LLC
Announced Date Apr 06
Investment Focus Infrastructure
Initial Target Size AED 272.264M
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Fund Manager EFG-Hermes Private Equity
Announced Date 2005
Investment Focus Buyout
Initial Target Size USD 70M
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