Goldman Sachs

Also highly commended in this category is Goldman Sachs, which arranged a total of $399 million in two deals. These included its EURO2.7 billion Messer Griesheim transaction for which Goldmans arranged $365.6 million mezzanine and Cinven’s Photo Europe transaction for which the bank arranged a $33.7 million mezzanine facility. Goldman Sachs launched its $1 billion Goldman Sachs Mezzanine Fund II in January 2000.