A Sampling of Firms With Plans for Online Fund Raising –

Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette: Has a Web site initiative underway led by Phil Pool but is keeping its strategy close to the vest.

Credit Suisse First Boston Corp.: Is considering a Web strategy but presently has not laid any ground work for it.

Chase H&Q: Is the first to provide investors with an online road show, available at offroadcapital.com.

Banc of America Securities: Expects its Web initiative to take off within the coming months and investors can look forward to interactive Q&A forums a well as video clip presentations.

Independence Holdings Partners, LLC: Is presently offering secondary market funds to investors under the URL privatetrade.com but hopes to expand its product offerings to other private equity funds (i.e. mezzanine, distressed, buyouts, venture capital).

Links Capital Group: Presently is operating a site offering hedge funds to investors at linkscapitalgroup.com but wants to add private equity funds offerings onto the site starting in May.

Merrill Lynch: Anticipates having a Web site in operation within the upcoming weeks operating at www.ml.com.