Lawrence Schloss, managing director of merchant banking at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, just can't get enough good ideas from commercial banks.

Mr. Schloss oversees DLJ's private equity fund, which buys or invests in a range of companies. With $3 billion to play with, the fund is one of the biggest around - so big, in fact, that it has closed the fund to further investors.

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