Here are summaries of the five most widely read stories this week on Africa Private Equity News.

1. Helios fund lands $100m commitment from LP

CDC Group, the UK’s development finance institution, has committed $100 million to Helios Investors IV, the fourth private equity fund raised by Helios Investment Partners.

The pan-African generalist fund will invest in and build market-leading companies across the continent. With a well-established loca...