Fund-raising means is a private equity firm for the Fund to seek financial commitments limited partners in the process. Companies often set a goal early in the fund-raising, announced the number of how much the final deadline to subscribe. This may mean that no longer accept additional funds. But sometimes the company will reach a specific goal for each mid-term deadline (the first deadline, the second cut-off, etc.) and the final deadline. Raising the upper limit of the company fund can accept the maximum amount of capital.