Happy 2022! We are thrilled to present the year’s first edition of our Dealmaker’s Log that tracks the reported African deals, fundraising closes and exits. December 2021 saw IPO exits from both Mediterrania Capital Partners and Amethis, on the Casablanca and Mauritius exchanges respectively. Nigerian e-commerce company TradeDepot raised a $110 million equity and debt funding round from investors such as IFC, Novastar and Sahel Capital, while XSML – the fund manager active in Central an...