Net Asset Value as of February 28, 2011

Private Equity Holding AG / Net Asset Value as of February 28, 2011 Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. NEWS RELEASE Zug, March 04, 2011 Net Asset Value as of February 28, 2011 The Net Asset Value (intrinsic value) of one registered share of Private Equity Holding AG stood at EUR 53.14 (CHF 67.86) as of February 28, 2011, a decrease of 0.8% in EUR since January 31, 2011. The enclosed monthly newsletter shows the development of the NAV and of the Share Price as well as certain balance sheet data and portfolio key figures. *** Private Equity Holding AG (SIX: PEHN), managed by Alpha Associates, offers investors the opportunity to invest, within a simple legal and tax optimized structure, in a broadly diversified and professionally managed private equity portfolio. For further information, please contact: Peter Wolfers, Investor Relations,, phone +41 41 726 79 80, Basis of the Net Asset Value Calculation and Disclaimer The number of outstanding shares used for calculation of the Net Asset Value per share amounted to 3,746,380 as of February 28, 2011 (January 31, 2011: 3,747,407). The calculations are prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and pursuant to the guidelines of the European Venture Capital Association (EVCA). The Net Asset Values of the fund investments are based on the most recent report of the latest NAV (net asset values) as reported by the funds. Unlisted direct investments are rated at Net Asset Values. The Net Asset Value of listed direct investments is the market value. Based on a composite assessment of all appropriate and applicable indicators of the Net Asset Value, Private Equity Holding AG makes a good faith estimate of the Net Asset Value as of the valuation date. The Net Asset Values are calculated under a going concern assumption. The Net Asset Value of Private Equity Holding AG is computed as of the end of each month and published four trading days after the cut-off date. The different reporting cut- off dates of the individual companies and funds in which participations are held can lead to short-term distortions and cause discrepancies between the published Net Asset Value and the actual total value of Private Equity Holding AG's net assets. --- End of Message --- Private Equity Holding AG Innere Güterstrasse 4 Zug WKN: 906781;ISIN: CH0006089921; News Release: This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson Reuters clients. The owner of this announcement warrants that: (i) the releases contained herein are protected by copyright and other applicable laws; and (ii) they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein. Source: Private Equity Holding AG via Thomson Reuters ONE [HUG#1494739]