PDI 50: North America dominant but declining

With Lone Star, Apollo and Oaktree among the leading lights, North America accounts for much of the PDI 50 - but funds from elsewhere are growing in influence.

The PDI 50 ranking of the world’s 50 largest private debt fundraisers shows the dominance of fund managers based in North America, with only 14 in the list being based outside of the region.

However, as can be seen from the charts below, the proportion raised by North American managers has been slowly declining over the years.