Goldman Sachs Among Potential Buyers For Lehman Equity Funds

Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Coller Capital and Lexington Partners Inc. are weighing bids for Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc.'s investments in U.S. and European private equity funds, people with knowledge of the matter said, according to Bloomberg Lehman is trying to

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Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Coller Capital and Lexington Partners Inc. are weighing bids for Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc.’s investments in U.S. and European private-equity funds, people with knowledge of the matter said, according to Bloomberg

Lehman is trying to sell stakes in real estate, merchant banking and venture-capital funds with about $15 billion of assets, according to the people, who declined to be identified because the talks are confidential. The venture capital portion is expected to be sold by November, the merchant holdings and real estate by year end. As many as a dozen potential buyers have indicated interest, one of the people said.

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