Founder and Managing Director of Mediterrania Capital, Albert Alsina, publishes new book on value...

Malta. Mediterrania Capital Partners, a private equity firm specializing in growth investments for SMEs and mid-sized companies in North Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa, informs...

These three FinTechs that raised $ 5 billion

Global transaction activity in the fintech space remained strong in the first half of 2020, despite the absence of mega-mergers and acquisitions. The uncertainty...

South-Africa- Morocco : PIC invests USD 50 million in Aradei Capital

The Public Investment Corporation (PIC), on behalf of its client, the Government Employees Pension Fund (GEPF) of South Africa, has acquired a 13% stake...

Mediterrania Capital Partners’ portfolio EBITDA grows 25% YOY

Mediterrania Capital Partners, the Private Equity firm focused on growth investments for SMEs and mid-cap companies in North and Sub-Saharan Africa, announces that its...

Senegalese start-up LAfricaMobile raises 300 million CFA francs from Teranga Capital and Abysse for...

At the end of a tour de table, LAfricaMobile has just raised 300 million CFA francs from the investment fund Teranga Capital and the...

Verod Capital announces the acquisition of Metropolitan Life Nigeria

Private equity investor Verod Capital Management announced Wednesday (September 17th) that it has received the necessary regulatory approvals for the acquisition of the entire...

CNOOC acquires 55% of two exploration blocks in Guinea Bissau

China National Offshore Oil Corp. (CNOOC), has acquired 55, 55% stake in Australian group FAR Limited in the oil licenses of the two blocks...

Kenya: Sterling Capital acquires 20% of Afvest

Investment bank Sterling Capital, based in Kenya, announces the acquisition of a 20% stake in private equity firm Afvest. The amount of the transaction...

Investec acquires Spinneys Egypt from Abraaj Group

Investec Asset Management (IAM) announced on Sunday (July 14th) its first private equity investment in Egypt with the acquisition of the supermarket chain Spinneys...

Enko Education raises 1.4 million dollars in pre-Series B in record time

African international schools network Enko Education just announced the closing of a 1.4 million dollars funding round from a pool of private and institutional...

Kasada Capital Management targets the African hotel industry

Kasada Capital Management, a new investment platform dedicated to hospitality in sub-Saharan Africa, closed its first round of fundraising for Kasada Hospitality Fund LP...

Seedstars launches a pan-African venture fund to accompany its regional strategy

 Seedstars is partnering with First Growth Ventures to launch Seedstars Africa Ventures, a sub-Saharan Africa fund targeting $100mn to make early-stage minority investments from USD 250,000 to USD 5 million in the...

Declining investment by private equity firms in one year

In a report released on March 16, 2019, the African Venture Capital and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) reports that private equity firms in Africa...

Infrastructure fund managed by Investec Asset Management injects $27 million into hydro project on...

The Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF) provided a USD 27 million loan to Kikagati Power Company, a Ugandan company specializing in the energy sector....
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