Smollan Group – an intelligent commerce solutions business – has acquired Argility Technology Group (ATG)...
The Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA), a member of the World Bank Group, has issued...
AgDevCo, a specialist investor in African agriculture, announced that Oba Pack Company Limited, a Ghanaian-owned...
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Leading African law firm Bowmans has been recognised at the Chambers Africa Awards ceremony held...
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Private equity firm Phatisa, together with management, has acquired 100% of South African-based biotechnology company...
The Verdant Capital Hybrid Fund (VCHF) has reached its first closing with committed capital of...
FinDev Canada and its 2X Canada facility announced a participation of up to $13 million...
Nigerian HR technology company SeamlessHR has raised $10 million series A funding, just about a...
Lipa Later, a buy-now-pay-later company operating in Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda, has raised $12 million...
ThankUCash – an African loyalty and deals company – has closed a $5.3 million funding...
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Impact investment firm Investisseurs & Partenaires (I&P) has exited its investment in Normat, a Benin-based...
Kenya-based Centum Real Estate, a wholly owned subsidiary of Centum Investment Company PLC, has signed...
Ajim Capital has launched a $10 million fund to invest in African tech start-ups. The...
Afrikrea, the e-commerce platform for “all things made of Africa”, has announced the successful completion...
South African food company Tiger Brands has announced the appointment of Barati Mahloele as venture...
Mr. Green Africa, a Kenyan plastics recycling company, has been boosted by a major round...
Honoris United Universities, majority-owned by investment firm Actis, announced its latest expansion by signing definitive...
Symbiotics, a market access platform for impact investing, has arranged a $15 million green bond...
The Energy Access Ventures (EAV) team and Lion’s Head have announced a partnership to launch...
Aruwa Capital Management, an early-stage growth equity and gender lens fund investing in Nigeria and...
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By Intercontinental Trust Ltd After nearly a month and a half long closure, the Mauritian...
EdVentures and the Academy of Scientific Research & Technology (ASRT) have made equity investments in...
Mustard Insights, a Nigerian-based data visualisation company, has raised an undisclosed amount of capital in...
Egypt-based e-commerce startup and B2B fashion marketplace Gahez has successfully raised $2 million in its...
NXT Grid, a one-stop-shop for solar mini-grids, has raised $1.4 million from investors All On...
FMO, the Dutch development bank, is proposing a $3 million investment in Farmerline, a Ghanaian...
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The IFC is considering an investment of up to $3 million in Microtraction Fund II...
Cairo Angels, one of the Middle East and Africa’s leading network of business angels, has...
4DX Ventures, an African early-stage venture firm, announced it has completed the final close of...
Eliot Pence – an International Affairs Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations – outlines...
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Dutch development bank FMO has signed a $30 million investment in Convergence Partners Digital Infrastructure...
Equinix, Inc., a digital infrastructure company, announced its expansion into Africa through its intended acquisition...
The Kerry Group has expanded its footprint in Africa following its acquisition of Rwanda-based Afribon....
CDG Invest Growth (CIG), the private equity fund manager previously known as CDG Capital Private...
GreenTec Capital Partners has reported that Pricepally was selected to receive funding and support from...
The board of directors of the African Development Bank Group has approved an equity investment...
The Agri-Business Capital Fund (ABC Fund) announced that it has completed a latest round of...
Sympl, the first ‘save-your-money-pay-later’ platform in Egypt, has raised $6 million following its soft launch...
A 19MW solar electricity plant to be built in the Niassa province of Mozambique reached...
Google announced the first investment from its Africa Investment Fund. This first investment is in...
Naspers, through its early-stage tech investment vehicle Naspers Foundry, announced a R54 million ($3.4 million)...
Kenyan based influencer marketing platform Wowzi announced a $2 million seed funding round, led by...
Metro Africa Xpress Inc. (MAX), the largest vehicle subscription platform for low-to-zero emission vehicles in...
FSD Africa Investments (FSDAi), the investing arm of FSD Africa, announced a £3 million investment...
Mediterrania Capital Partners, the private equity firm based in Malta and focused on growth investments...
The IFC is considering an equity investment of up to $5 million in Disruptech Fund...
Amethis, a member of the Edmond de Rothschild Private Equity Partnership, has sold its entire...
GreenTec Capital Partners has announced a co-investment in LAFAAAC (The Franco-Anglophone Academy of Arts and...
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INMA Holding, a private equity firm dedicated to Tunisian SMEs, launched in 2018, announced an...
Zebu Investment Partners has followed on from its 2020 investment in AMC Trade Finance Limited...
Swedfund, the Swedish development finance institution, has committed €5 million in debt funding to the...
B Investments announced the establishment of its specialised healthcare company, B Healthcare Investments, with an...
The management of Alitheia IDF, Africa’s first women-led and women-focused private equity fund, has announced...
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The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has disclosed a proposed equity commitment of...
Seedstars Africa Ventures and Gray Matters Capital have announced leading a funding round of $...
Medical Credit Fund (MCF), the only debt fund fully dedicated to the African health sector,...
In South Africa, 90% of students at universities and vocational training schools need accommodation to...
Vuna Partners Fund I, managed by Vuna Partners, announced the acquisition of SA Steelpack Solutions,...
Nairobi-based fintech startup Kwara announced a $4 million seed round from investors across Africa, Asia,...
Rand Merchant Bank (RMB) has partnered with AB InBev’s corporate venture capital arm ZX Ventures...
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Entersekt, a device identity and authentication solutions company headquartered in Cape Town, announced a significant...
Eos Capital has announced the first close of its Euphrates Agri Fund, having raised N$...
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uLesson, the Nigerian education technology company, closed a $15 million series B investment from Nielsen...
German development financier DEG has signed an $18 million investment in Lorax Capital Partners Fund...
SAVCA released the survey findings in a series of three volumes, which culminated in a...
Enda, Africa’s first high-performance brand of running shoes, announced its successful series A debt and...
XSML, the fund manager active in Central and East Africa, announced the final close of...
CinetPay, a digital finance platform that enables merchants in Francophone Africa to seamlessly accept and...
Ethos Fund VI has entered into a sale agreement in respect of South African paper...
InfraCo Africa, part of the Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG), has announced the participation of...
Tyme, one of the fastest growing digital banking groups globally, has successfully secured investments from...
After having already invested $5 million in the African Rivers Fund in 2016, Agence Française...
Angaza Capital has announced the launch of the Rwanda Innovation Fund (RIF), with the mission...
Jersey Finance launched a significant report into the attitudes towards the Islamic finance wealth management...
SPEAR Capital, an international private equity firm with a focus on southern Africa, has increased...
Barak Fund Management and its public sector partners in the Sendou Project in Senegal –...
Nigerian scheduled bus sharing company, Shuttlers, announced a $1.6 million seed round and its plans...
Old Mutual Private Equity (OMPE), through the OMPE Fund V Partnership, has submitted a proposal...
Kalon Venture Partners investee company, Mobiz, a South African start-up integrating hyper-personalisation into mobile marketing,...
TradeDepot, the B2B e-commerce and embedded finance platform in Africa, has raised $110 million in...
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Nigerian fintech startup Kippa raised $3.2 million pre-seed funding in a round led by Target...
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Gozem, the multi-vertical super app platform in West and Central Africa, announced the closing of...
Airtel Africa, a provider of telecommunications and mobile money services, with a presence in 14...
Consol Holdings has announced that its shareholders have entered into a sale and purchase agreement...
Development Partners International (DPI), an investment firm focused on Africa with $2.8 billion assets under...
Sabi, a B2B marketplace serving the informal sector, announced the close of a $6 million...