Day 2 started with our MC Zipho Sikhakhane providing an insightful recap of some of...
FMO has invested in fintech platform Nomanini to further boost its pan-African expansion. The participation...
The Australian venture capital firm TEN13 has invested an undisclosed amount of pre-seed funding in...
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Toyota Tsusho and its group company CFAO has invested in Moja Ride, which operates a...
African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM), one of Africa’s largest infrastructure-focused private equity fund managers, together with the management team of...
Nuru has closed a convertible note investment from Proparco as part of its series B...
A SELECTION OF COFFEE CONVERSATIONS The first day of the 2021 annual SAVCA conference kicked...
INMA Holding, a private equity firm dedicated to Tunisian SMEs, has announced the acquisition of...
SouthBridge Investments (SBI) and New African Capital Partners (NACP) have announced the launch of their...
ARISE Industrial Services (ARISE IS), the pan-African infrastructure developer and operator, and Aera Group, the...
The Vumela Fund, established by FNB Business and Edge Growth, has announced an equity investment...
SouthBridge Group, the official financial advisor of the Togolese government, announced two transactions with Olam...
During the Philadelphia Board of Pensions and Retirement Investment Committee Meeting on 3 December 2020,...
Gulf Capital, a growth markets alternative investment firm, has announced the full exit of its...
Cameroonian fintech company Diool has announced a $3.5 million seed round from existing angel investors...
FSD Africa has announced the signing of co-operation agreements with AVCA, EAVCA, SAVCA and PEVCA...
The IFC is proposing a senior loan package of up to $160 million to Kasada...
Société Tunisienne d’Elevage de Poissons (STEP) is a modern aquaculture business based in Bekalta, Tunisia....
Following a successful 2020 comprising eight new investments and three international exits, African focused venture...
InfraCo Africa, part of the Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG), has subscribed to the Acorn...
Mediterrania Capital Partners, the private equity firm focused on growth investments for SMEs and mid-cap...
David Owino, founding partner of Nairobi-based private equity firm Ascent Capital Africa, shares his thoughts...
A selection of African private equity deal, fundraising and exit announcements that came across our...
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An infrastructure investment fund managed by Old Mutual Investment Group (Namibia) has acquired a majority...
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, invested in Thursday’s bond issued by a...
South African fintech company Stitch has raised $4 million in seed funding led by Raba...
Bboxx, a next generation utility, and EDF, a global leader in low-carbon energies, are strengthening...
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Convergence Partners, a tech investor in Africa, has entered into an agreement with Inseego Corp....
LeapFrog Investments has bolstered its global healthcare team with the appointment of Dr Biju Mohandas....
Sanlam Investments through its private equity business, Sanlam Private Equity (SPE), has acquired a majority...
Logistics solutions provider Imperial acquired 60% of e-commerce logistics business, ParcelNinja. ParcelNinja offers an outsourced...
The Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF), a Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG) company, has committed...
Tyme, a digital banking network for emerging markets, announced its $110 million series B capital...
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, announced the recent disbursement of a loan...
Emerging Capital Partners (ECP), a pan-African private equity firm, announced on 3 February 2021 that...
Hlayisani Growth Fund (HGF) has announced its first close at R350 million (about $23.9 million)...
Tariye Gbadegesin, the managing director and chief investment officer of ARM-Harith Infrastructure Investments Limited, has...
500 Startups, an active global early-stage venture capital firm, has partnered with Sanabil Investments, a...
Ascent Capital Africa is a private equity firm with investments in Kenya, Uganda and Ethiopia,...
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Dutch development financier FMO is proposing an equity investment of €10.9 million which will be...
CDC Group has invested in a $300 million fund from Adjuvant Capital focused on accelerating...
VeggieVictory, Nigeria’s first plant-based food company, has successfully closed a pre-seed round attracting investments from...
Here are summaries of the five most widely read stories this week on Africa Private...
Tshegofatso Makoe, Business Manager in Standard Bank’s Consumer Sector team, shares her insights on the...
hearX Group, an impact-driven scale-up with a mission to increase access to hearing healthcare through...
Apex Group, a global financial services provider, announced the final close of the acquisition of...
Metier, through its most recent Sustainable Capital Fund, has made a substantial investment into Energy...
As one of South Africa’s most active venture capital investors, HAVAÍC says 2020 saw the...
The U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) announced the disbursement of a $1 million equity...
Launched in July 2020 with the support of the European Union through the Emergency Trust...
CDC, the UK’s publicly owned impact investor, has strengthened its non-executive director line-up with two...
Dubai and Riyadh-based Nuwa Capital has announced the first close of its flagship fund –...
Automation data automation company Synatic has raised seed funding from UW Ventures in partnership with...
Fintech marketplace for home loans, MortgageMarket.co.za, has completed its latest funding round of R10 million...
Today, Amitruck announced an undisclosed investment led by US-based Dynamo Ventures with participation from Plug...
Zoscales Partners has secured a follow-on investment into Pioneer Diagnostics Center (PDC), a diagnostic imaging...
The IFC is considering to provide a loan of up to $10 million to EthioChicken...
UK-based global insurance solutions firm, Linkham Group will acquire a stake in Resolution Insurance after...
Here are summaries of the five most widely read stories this week on Africa Private...
Following several months of deliberations, the Southern African Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (SAVCA),...
Small Foundation, a philanthropic foundation focused on catalysing income-generating opportunities in sub-Saharan Africa, has invested...
Ghanaian education company Stars From All Nations (SFAN) has raised $250,000 pre-seed funding from King...
By Linda Manda, Sector Head of Agribusiness, Corporate and Investment Banking, at Standard Bank The...
SunCulture, a solar irrigation company headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya, received the first disbursement from a...
JCG’s investment arm Janus Capital takes stake in Highview Enterprise Limited. Janus Continental Group (JCG),...
South African venture capital firm Empowerment Capital Investment Partners, through its investment funds – Andzani...
Isqan.com, the growing real estate listings platform has raised a six-figure USD seed funding round...
The IFC will make an equity investment of up to $10 million (not to exceed...
Mineworkers Investment Company (MIC) has committed $10 million to venture capital firm Knife Capital’s new...
CrossBoundary Group and Brown Advisory announced the formation of a strategic partnership. CrossBoundary Group is...
Sakneen, the Egypt-based online portal that helps homebuyers search for properties, has raised $1.1 million...
Charis UAS, Rwanda’s leading drone company, announced that it has received a major investment from...
SPARK Schools has announced a series C fundraise led by Creadev, alongside Finnfund and Imaginable...
Incofin Investment Management signed a multi-million dollar debt investment in EFC Uganda Limited through its...
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Futuregrowth’s Development Equity Fund (DEF) has invested in South African company hearX – a disruptive,...
Linda Oniwe, Sector Analyst in the Consumer team at Standard Bank, provides further insights and...
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Africa-focused agrifood tech investor AgVentures recently acquired a stake in Skudu, an online farmer marketplace....
Lagos-based fintech investment company GreenHouse Capital has invested in Kenyan startup Popote which is solving...
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Investisseurs & Partenaires (I&P), via I&P Education to Employment (IP2E), announced a partnership with the...
A group of leading development finance institutions (DFIs) and impact investors – CDC Group, Norfund,...
A loan from the IFC and the Dutch entrepreneurial development bank (FMO) to United Exports...
FRAGG Investment Management Ltd has been appointed as the fund manager by the board of...
CDC Group, the UK’s development finance institution and impact investor, has today announced a $100...
After 10 years supporting Orange’s growth in the Malagasy market, a consortium of minority investors...
The IFC is considering an equity investment of up to $24 million in Eastcastle Infrastructure...
A selection of African private equity deal, fundraising and exit announcements that came across our...
Investment fund manager Amethis has acquired a minority stake in Nouvelle Minoterie Africaine (NMA), an...
CDC Group, the UK’s publicly owned impact investor, has appointed two of the best-known names...
The South African government on Tuesday launched the Tourism Equity Fund aimed at creating an...
Odiggo, the Egypt-based digital marketplace for automotive spare parts, has raised $600,000 in a seed...
Atlas Mara, the sub-Saharan African financial services group, issued the following statement in response to...
Helios Investment Partners’ portfolio company TPAY Mobile, the full-service digital payments platform for the Middle...