Permira to seek 2.5 bln euros for latest direct lending fund: Wall Street Journal

Permira is targeting 2.5 billion euros ($2.83 billion) for its largest ever direct lending fund, the Wall Street Journal reported Nov. 29. The pool will invest in companies throughout the UK and continental Europe, the story. Permira Credit Solutions III, its predecessor fund, closed on about 1.7 billion euros in June 2017.