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Client                     Country          Announced      Closed     ($ millions)   Headline
99 Cents Only Stores       United States      11-Oct-11                      1,578   Ares Management, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Gold/Schiffer Family to acquire 99 Cents
                                                                                     Only Stores
Miraca Holdings Inc.       Japan              06-Oct-11                       725    Miraca Holdings to Acquire Caris Life Sciences' Anatomic Pathology Business

Pharmaceutical Product     United States      03-Oct-11                      3,900   PPD to be acquired by Carlyle and Hellman & Friedman
Netia SA                   Poland             30-Sep-11                       290    Netia executes conditional agreement to acquire Telefonia Dialog S.A. from KGHM Polska Miedz S.A.

OPAP SA [Football Match    Greece             30-Sep-11                      1,347   OPAP agrees to a ¿935 million license deal with the Hellenic Republic
Predictions Organisation
Equity One                 United States      26-Sep-11                       473    Equity One to sell 36 shopping centers to Blackstone Real Estate Partners VII
Fluxys S.A.                Belgium            22-Sep-11                      1,170   Fluxys G acquires Eni¿s interests in the TENP and Transitgas pipelines
Play.com                   United Kingdom     21-Sep-11                        41    Rakuten to acquire Play.com
Pon Holdings BV            Netherlands        21-Sep-11                       285    Pon Holdings B.V. announces strategic partnership with
                                                                                     Derby Cycle AG and voluntary public takeover offer for all
                                                                                     issued and outstanding shares of Derby Cycle AG
SAP AG                     Germany            20-Sep-11                      N/A     SAP to acquire Crossgate
Azur Pharma                Ireland            19-Sep-11                      N/A     Jazz Pharmaceuticals and Azur Pharma to combine
Tyco International         United States      19-Sep-11                     23,000   Tyco to separate into three independent, publicly traded companies
Consolidated Precision     United States      14-Sep-11                      N/A     Arlington Capital Partners to sell Consolidated Precision Products to Warburg Pincus
Dover                      United States      07-Sep-11   29-Sep-11          N/A     Dover to Sell Crenlo and Paladin to KPS
Sodexo                     France             06-Sep-11   31-Aug-11           735    Sodexo becomes the leader in On-site Service Solutions in Brazil following the acquisition of Puras do
Multi-Chem Group           United States      06-Sep-11                      N/A     Halliburton to acquire Multi-Chem
GCM North American         United States      24-Aug-11   24-Aug-11          N/A     Lazard Advises GCM North American Aerospace on its Sale to Klune Industries
Royalty Pharmaceuticals    United States      18-Aug-11                      3,600   Royalty Pharma recapitalizes $3.6 billion of debt and provides a one-time distribution of $850 million to its
Ameriprise Financial       United States      17-Aug-11                       220    Ladenburg Thalmann to acquire Securities America from Ameriprise
Google, Inc.               United States      15-Aug-11                     12,500   Google to acquire Motorola Mobility
AVIVA                      United Kingdom     11-Aug-11                      N/A     Aviva announces sale of Aviva Investors' Equity Business in Australia
Greentech Energy System    Denmark            11-Aug-11   19-Sep-11           185    Mandatory tender offer by GWM Group on Greentech after the contribution of all its renewable assets
Bekaert                    Belgium            10-Aug-11                      N/A     Bekaert and Saint-Gobain reach agreement on sale of Bekaert's
                                                                                     Specialty Films activities
Covalent Materials         Japan              10-Aug-11                       451    Covalent Materials Corporation, a portfolio company of The Carlyle Group and Unison Capital, to sell its
Corporation                                                                          silicon wafer business to Sino-American Silicon Products Inc.
AEES, Inc.                 United States      09-Aug-11   01-Oct-11           109    PKC BECOMES A LEADING GLOBAL HEAVY TRUCK WIRING HARNESS SUPPLIER
                                                                                     THROUGH ACQUISITION OF AEES
MaMa Rosa's Pizza          United States      04-Aug-11   04-Aug-11          N/A     MaMa Rosa's, a portfolio company of Plaza Belmont Management Group II, acquired by Huntsman Gay
                                                                                     Global Capital
Danone [Groupe Danone      France             02-Aug-11                       360    Danone to acquire nutrition business of India's Wockhardt Group

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Client                       Country          Announced       Closed      ($ millions)   Headline
Honsel                       Germany            01-Aug-11     29-Jul-11          N/A     Honsel was acquired from the administrator out of insolvency by strategic investor Martinrea International
                                                                                         with Anchorage Capital
The Hellenic Republic        Greece              28-Jul-11                     242,021   Greece's voluntary bond exchange, committed financing facility and debt buy back program

DMT [Digital Multimedia      Italy               28-Jul-11                       1,144   Merger of DMT with EI Towers

Apicil [Groupe Apicil]       France              27-Jul-11                       N/A     Allianz France enters into exclusive negotiations to sell W Finance and Coparc to Primonial and Apicil

Primonial (PM&A)             France              27-Jul-11                       N/A     Allianz France enters into exclusive negotiations to sell W Finance and Coparc to Primonial and Apicil

Photoways                    France              25-Jul-11    25-Jul-11           500    Photobox announces merger with Moonpig.com
Medco Health Solutions       United States       21-Jul-11                      34,000   Express Scripts and Medco Health Solutions to merge
Sodexo                       France              21-Jul-11                        110    Sodexo in exclusive discussions with Accor to acquire Lenôtre
Bulgarian                    Bulgaria            20-Jul-11                       N/A     VIVACOM Sells Remaining 50% in NURTS to Bluesat Partners Ltd.
Company [BTC]
Bridgepoint Capital Srl      Italy               20-Jul-11    19-Jul-11          N/A     Bridgepoint acquires Italian perfumery chain La Gardenia
Bankia                       Spain               20-Jul-11    20-Jul-11          4,454   Bankia Prices Initial Public Offering.
Victory Pharma               United States       18-Jul-11    29-Jul-11           118    Acquisition of Victory Pharma by Shionogi
AXA Private Equity           France              18-Jul-11                       N/A     AXA Private Equity and neoen acquire Poweo's renewable activities from Verbund
Etex Group                   Belgium             14-Jul-11                       1,400   Etex Group enters exclusive negotiations with Lafarge
SNI - Société Nationale      Morocco             13-Jul-11                        500    Société Nationale d'Investissement of Morocco to sell its 76% stake in Lesieur Cristal
Central Vermont Public       United States       12-Jul-11                        702    Gaz Métro to acquire Central Vermont Public Service
Bergensons Property          United States       08-Jul-11    08-Jul-11          N/A     Bergensons to merge with Kellermeyer
DS Smith                     United Kingdom      06-Jul-11                        324    DS Smith Plc receives a binding offer for its European office products wholesaling business, Spicers.

Western Union                United States       05-Jul-11                        983    Western Union to acquire Travelex Global Business Payments
The Royal Bank of Scotland   United Kingdom      01-Jul-11                       2,271   Structured sale by RBS of portfolio of UK commercial real estate loans to Blackstone
ANTIN Infraestructure        France             30-Jun-11    31-Aug-11           N/A     Grupo ACS to sell 90 percent of its stake in two Andalucian thermosolar plants to ANTIN Infraestructure
Partners and RREEF Pan                                                                   Partners and RREEF Pan European Infrastructure Fund
European Infrastructure
Royalty Pharmaceuticals      United States      30-Jun-11     07-Jul-11           609    Royalty Pharma to acquire Astellas dipeptidyl peptidase IV (DPP-IV) patent estate and associated royalty
Apax Partners France         France             30-Jun-11    29-Jun-11           N/A     Apax Partners to acquire Amplitude SAS
3i Group Benelux             Netherlands        30-Jun-11    07-Sep-11           N/A     3i to acquire Dutch retailer Action
Crédit Agricole              France             29-Jun-11     27-Jul-11            52    Crédit Agricole SA to launch a Voluntary Public Offer on Emporiki Bank. The Offering Circular is
                                                                                         available at: www.ase.gr/content/gr/Companies/ListedCo/Prospectus
Niscayah Group               Sweden             27-Jun-11    09-Sep-11            913    Stanley Black & Decker launches recommended all-cash offer to the shareholders and warrant holders in

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Client                        Country          Announced      Closed      ($ millions)   Headline
Pon Holdings                  Netherlands        24-Jun-11   24-Jun-11           N/A     Pon Holdings to acquire Koninklijke Gazelle
The Carlyle Group             United Kingdom     23-Jun-11                       1,622   The Carlyle Group acquires RAC from Aviva
EDF Energies Nouvelles        France             23-Jun-11                       2,233   Success of EDF's public offer for EDF Energies Nouvelles: EDF holds 96.71 % of EDF Energies
                                                                                         Nouvelles shares
Ercom                         France             21-Jun-11   30-Jun-11           N/A     French sovereign fund FSI acquires a 30% stake in Ercom
The Carlyle Group             France             21-Jun-11                       N/A     The Carlyle Group enters into exclusive discussions for the acquisition of Sagemcom from The Gores
Special Committee of the      China              20-Jun-11                        722    Harbin Electric to be acquired by Tech Full Electric
Board of Directors of
Harbin Electric
DISH Network                  United States      14-Jun-11                       1,375   Dish Network to acquire TerreStar Networks
Samfi-Invest SAS              France             08-Jun-11   31-May-11           N/A     Samfi-Invest sells a 78MW wind farm portfolio to swiss utility Industrielle Werke Basel (IWB)

Eurazeo                       France             06-Jun-11                       1,800   Eurazeo to acquire 45% of Moncler.
U.S. Department of            United States      02-Jun-11    21-Jul-11           560    Treasury to exit remaining stake in Chrysler
Johnson Family (controlling   United States      01-Jun-11                       4,300   Sealed Air to acquire Diversey
shareholder of Diversey)

Demag Cranes                  Germany            31-May-11   16-Aug-11           1,270   Public take-over offer for Demag Cranes by Terex Corporation
Clayton, Dubilier & Rice      France             31-May-11                       3,000   Consortium led by CD&R and AXA Private Equity pre-empts sale process of SPIE SA and obtains
                                                                                         exclusivity from PAI to acquire the company.
Stirling Square Capital       United Kingdom     31-May-11   30-Jun-11            628    Stirling Square and A2A to sell Metroweb to F2i and Imi Investimenti
Partners, A2A
Nestlé                        Switzerland        24-May-11    14-Jul-11          N/A     Nestlé acquires Prometheus Laboratories.
Active Aero Group             United States      23-May-11   24-May-11           N/A     Platinum Equity to acquire Active Aero
Landis+Gyr                    Switzerland        19-May-11    29-Jul-11          2,300   Landis+Gyr to be acquired by Toshiba
Sodexo                        France             19-May-11   19-May-11            155    Sodexo agrees to purchase as a single block from Fonds Strategique d'Investissement its entire
                                                                                         shareholding of 2,048,687 shares in Sodexo
Versatel                      Germany            19-May-11                        960    Versatel receives takeover offer from KKR
Abertis Infraestructuras      Spain              18-May-11    25-Jul-11          1,297   Abertis to Spin-off Saba Infraestructuras
Hilite International          United States      17-May-11   30-Jun-11           N/A     3i to acquire Hilite
Rowland Coffee Roasters       United States      16-May-11   16-May-11            360    Rowland Coffee Roasters to be acquired by the J.M. Smucker Company

PRIMEDIA                      United States      16-May-11    13-Jul-11           525    PRIMEDIA to be acquired by TPG Capital
NH Hoteles                    Spain              10-May-11                        622    Chinese industrial group HNA acquires 20% stake of Spanish hotel chain NH Hoteles.
Hertz Global Holdings         United States      09-May-11                       1,900   Hertz proposes acquisition of Dollar Thrifty
Trimble Navigation            United States      09-May-11    08-Jul-11           489    Trimble offers to acquire Tekla
AMI Cable Holdings Ltd.       Argentina          05-May-11   05-May-11           N/A     Forestal Norteña S.A. acquired by Dinarco S.A.
(subsidiary of HM Capital
Partners, formerly Hicks,
Muse, Tate & Furst Inc.)

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Client                          Country          Announced      Closed      ($ millions)   Headline
Weather Investments II          Luxembourg         04-May-11   05-May-11            100    WIND Telecomunicazioni S.p.A. completes spin off to Libero Srl of the branch of business that includes
S.à.r.l.                                                                                   the activities of the Libero Portal and the Internet Service Provider ITnet

Lund International              United States      29-Apr-11   29-Apr-11           N/A     Highlander Partners and Chase Capital to acquire Lund International
Dada                            Italy              19-Apr-11   31-May-11             40    The Board of Directors of Dada S.p.A. approves the sale of Dada.Net S.p.A. to Buongiorno S.p.A.

SciClone Pharmaceuticals        United States      19-Apr-11   19-Apr-11            105    SciClone to acquire Novamed Pharmaceuticals

Zodiac Marine & Pool [The       France             18-Apr-11                       N/A     Zodiac Marine & Pool to sell its SOLAS business to Survitec
Carlyle Group]
Cepas Argentinas S.A.           Argentina          18-Apr-11                       N/A     Acquisition of Argentinean Wine business
Tognum                          Germany            15-Apr-11                       4,542   Public takeover offer for Tognum by Daimler AG and Rolls-Royce Group.
Meyer Burger Technology         Switzerland        11-Apr-11                        514    Meyer Burger acquires a 11.3% stake in Roth & Rau and launches a subsequent voluntary public takeover
AG                                                                                         offer
EDF Energies Nouvelles          France             08-Apr-11   23-Jun-11           2,233   Friendly public offer of EDF on EDF Energies Nouvelles

Thunderbird Resorts             Unknown            08-Apr-11                         18    Sale of Peruvian assets Thunderbird Hotels-Principal and Thunderbird Hotels-Bellavista
Deutscher Sparkassen- und       Germany            07-Apr-11   08-Jun-11           6,600   German Savings Banks become sole owners of DekaBank by acquiring 50% shareholding of Landesbanks
Giroverband e.V. (DSGV)

Vodafone plc                    United Kingdom     04-Apr-11   16-Jun-11          15,250   Sale of Vodafone's stake in SFR to Vivendi
Manitou SA                      France             31-Mar-11   09-Jun-11           1,211   Merger of Manitou with SFERT
Caja Madrid                     Spain              30-Mar-11   01-Apr-11            720    Caja Madrid (Bankia) sells its 20% stake in Genesa to EDP Renováveis
Wind Telecom                    Egypt              29-Mar-11   15-Apr-11           1,480   Orascom Telecom (51.7%-owned by Wind Telecom) announces plan to (i) demerge OTMT and (ii)
                                                                                           refinance $2.7bn of debt, in connection with the VimpelCom-Wind Telecom transaction

Cargill India Private Limited   India              25-Mar-11                       N/A     Cargill acquires leading Sunflower Oil brand 'Sweekar' from Marico Industries Limited

The Special Independent         Brazil             25-Mar-11                      15,240   Merger of Vivo and Telesp
Committee of Vivo
Participaçoes S.A.

Telekom Austria                 Austria            21-Mar-11                       3,500   Telekom Austria Group submits
                                                                                           bid for 51% Stake in Telekom Srbija
Areva SA                        France             15-Mar-11   15-Mar-11           2,250   AREVA acquires Siemens' share in AREVA NP
ContourGlobal                   United States      14-Mar-11   28-Jun-11            771    ContourGlobal enters into binding agreement to acquire 73% of MARITZA 3 from Enel.
TagWorks                        United States      11-Mar-11   16-Mar-11           N/A     Hillman Group acquires TagWorks
Sberbank - Savings Bank of      Unknown            11-Mar-11                       1,000   Sberbank and Troika Dialog agree to create Russian Corporate-Investment Bank
the Russian Federation

Citadel Broadcasting            United States      10-Mar-11   16-Sep-11           2,500   Citadel to be sold to Cumulus Media
Carrefour S.A.                  France             03-Mar-11    05-Jul-11          4,500   Distribution of Dia Shares to Carrefour shareholders and listing of Dia on the Spanish Stock Exchanges.

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Client                        Country          Announced      Closed     ($ millions)   Headline
Ascendis Pharma A/S           Denmark            01-Mar-11                      N/A     Sanofi-aventis acquires from Ascendis Pharma
                                                                                        Worldwide Rights on Drug-Delivery Technology
                                                                                        in Diabetes and Related Disorders
Carrefour S.A.                France             01-Mar-11                      8,000   Carrefour plans spin-off of and stock market listing for 100% of Dia and 25% of Carrefour Property

Riverwood Capital L.P.        United States      01-Mar-11                        52    Acquisition of Synapsis, Endesa Group's IT solutions company in Latin America
Ameristar Casinos             United States      28-Feb-11   19-Apr-11           458    Share repurchase from the estate of Craig H. Neilsen
Focus (DIY) Limited           United Kingdom     24-Feb-11                      N/A     Focus DIY sale of a portfolio of stores
Penta Investments             Czech-Republic     09-Feb-11                      N/A     Divenno acquires 100% stake in MobilKom
Schindler Holding             Switzerland        08-Feb-11   08-Mar-11           356    Merger of ALSO and Actebis
ACS [Actividades de           Spain              03-Feb-11                      N/A     ACS successfully completes public tender offer for Hochtief
Construccion Y Servicios
DISH Network                  United States      01-Feb-11                      1,000   DISH to acquire DBSD
Mekonomen AB                  Sweden             27-Jan-11   11-Mar-11           102    Mekonomen reaches agreement to acquire Norwegian spare parts chain Sørensen og Balchen AS

UNIPAPEL                      Spain              24-Jan-11   31-Jan-11            99    UNIPAPEL sells its 50% stake in OfiService to Lyreco
Smurfit-Stone                 United States      23-Jan-11   27-May-11          4,300   RockTenn to acquire Smurfit-Stone
Somerston Investments         United Kingdom     19-Jan-11                       193    Recommended offer by Assura Group Limited for the entire issued and to be issued share capital of AH
Limited                                                                                 Medical Properties.
Bonneville International      United States      19-Jan-11   29-Apr-11           505    Bonneville to sell 17 radio stations to Hubbard Broadcasting
Special Committee of the      United States      18-Jan-11   25-May-11         24,000   Split-off and orderly distribution of Cargill's stake in Mosaic
Board of Directors of The
Mosaic Company

Wind Telecom                  Egypt              17-Jan-11                     25,700   Vimpelcom Supervisory Board gives final approval for combination with Wind telecom. (formerly
                                                                                        Weather Investments)
ITT                           United States      12-Jan-11                     10,600   Separation into three independent publicly traded companies
Lucien Barrière               France             12-Jan-11   04-Mar-11           350    Accor to sell its 49% stake in Groupe Lucien Barrière to Fimalac
Playboy Enterprises           United States      10-Jan-11   04-Mar-11           330    "Go-private" transaction
Progress Energy               United States      10-Jan-11                     26,000   Duke Energy and Progress Energy to merge
National Surgical Hospitals   United States      05-Jan-11   03-Feb-11          N/A     National Surgical Hospitals recapitalized by Irving Place Capital

VAPAT [Inversiones            Spain              04-Jan-11   14-Feb-11          N/A     RREEF Infrastructure to acquire a 49% stake in 5 wind farms operating 200 MW from VAPAT
Empresariales VAPAT,
Caisse des Dépôts             France             03-Jan-11   03-Jan-11          N/A     OSEO shareholders approve merger of OSEO financement with OSEO garantie, OSEO innovation and
                                                                                        OSEO Bretagne.

DISCLAIMER: The value information provided is approximate and is based on information disclosed by Lazard's client or provided by the
Thomson Financial Corporation. In addition, in the case of transactions consummated in currencies other than US dollars Lazard has converted
the value using the exchange rate published by FactSet Research Systems Inc. on the date of announcement. Lazard makes no representation or 5 of 6
warranty with respect to the accuracy or completeness of the values provided.
DISCLAIMER: The value information provided is approximate and is based on information disclosed by Lazard's client or provided by the
Client            Country            Announced      Closed  ($ millions) Headline
Thomson Financial Corporation. In addition, in the case of transactions consummated in currencies other than US dollars Lazard has converted
the value using the exchange rate published by FactSet Research Systems Inc. on the date of announcement. Lazard makes no representation or
warranty with respect to the accuracy or completeness of the values provided.

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