Permira is to acquire UK-headquartered cybersecurity software Mimecast in a USD 5.8bn take-private deal, the company announced in a statement on 7 December.
GP plans to acquire a majority stake in the business, according to a competition authority filing
New GP specialising in healthcare has already deployed 65% of the fund's target
Decision made to halt an initial public offering as a result of volatile market conditions
Sweden-based technology investor has been listed on the Swedish stock exchange since 1997