China beats new world record in finance

After having starred in America by aligning four of its banks in the top 5 of the world's most powerful banking institutions (S &...

Injaro Investments and BIO join forces to invest in poultry farming in Niger

Injaro announces an investment in AviNiger, a poultry company that meets animal welfare standards. AviNiger will provide quality consumer eggs and help reduce the protein...

Focus on the potential of risk capital in Africa

The 15th Annual African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) Conference kicked off today with speakers, panellists and renowned investors. The conference welcomes...

Kenya: Peter Munga sells his shares in the Britam insurer to Swiss Re

Almost two years to the day after announcing that he would sell his shares in the Britam insurer "within two years", the businessman on...

Outlierz Ventures Announces First Five Investments in Africa

Launched in February 2017, Outlierz Ventures, the Moroccan-based venture capital fund dedicated to African technology startups, announces the first five investments on the African...

Proparco invests in the digital transformation of the African continent

In order to support the digital transformation of the African continent, Proparco has just taken a stake of 5 millions of dollars inTLCOM TIDE...

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...

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....

South Africa: Qatar Petroleum and Total Partnership on 11B / 12B Exploration Block

Total has signed an agreement to transfer to Qatar Petroleum an 25% stake in the 11B / 12B exploration license off the coast of...

Nigeria: Quantum Capital Partners Raises $ 5.5 Million for TeamApt

Nigerian company Quantum Capital Partners raised $ 5.5 million for TeamApt, a provider of payment solutions. This funding will allow the development of new financial...

Innovative private equity model for Lesotho

Mergence opens an office in Maseru; institutional investment is aimed at supporting local projects and jobs Mergence Investment Managers is offering an innovative approach to...

AIIM announces new equity investment in SEGAP

One month after acquiring stakes in Albatros Energy Mali, African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM) announces that it has acquired a 50% stake in the...

The I & P Afrique Entrepreneurs 1 Fund makes two outings

The I & P Afrique Entrepreneurs 1 (IPAE 1) fund, launched by Investisseurs & Partenaires in 2012, is now completing two new outings: the...

Morocco: CDG Capital Private Equity acquires stake in Maymana

In June 2018, CDG Capital Private Equity concretized its entry, through the Capmezzanine II Fund, into the capital of Maymana Traiteur, a leading player...