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

1. Cauris Management in West African insurance deal

Yeelen Financial Fund, a fund dedicated to the financial sector of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) region and managed by private equity firm Cauris Management, has taken a stake in Holding Groupement d’Assurances Modernes Multiformes en Afrique (GAMMA) which owns two insurance compani...