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Capital Market & Private Equity

31/12/2019 at 16h27, by Gaëlle Arenson

At the head of Orange Digital Ventures, Jerôme Berger targets investments of $56m in Africa

Orange Group’s Treasurer since 2012 was appointed CEO of the operator’s global CSR and impact investment...

Capital Market & Private Equity

18/12/2019 at 18h08, by Julien Clémençot

Axian (Hassanein Hiridjee) invests in technology fund blisce/

Malagasy group Axian, co-led by brothers Hassanein and Amin Hiridjee, in mid-October joined the international...

Capital Market & Private Equity

17/12/2019 at 16h43, by Aurélie Benoit

Apis Partners tops $500m with its latest fund

The UK private equity fund manager co-founded by a former Abraaj partner has surpassed expectations with...

Capital Market & Private Equity

04/12/2019 at 16h43, by Aurélie Benoit

MCP makes its last investment of the year, advised by Asafo and Allen & Overy

The law firm headed by Pascal Agboyibor has advised Mediterrania Capital Partners on its investment in...

Capital Market & Private Equity

28/11/2019 at 17h44, by Pierre-Olivier Rouaud

Janngo Capital (Fatoumata Bâ): after €12.5m from the EIB, a new investor is expected in early 2020

The social start-up studio run by Fatoumata Bâ, a former senior executive at Jumia, is looking to invest...


27/11/2019 at 12h57, by Aurélie Benoit

Stéphane Heuzé takes the helm at Wendel Africa

Wendel’s new chief was previously deputy to fellow French national Stéphane Bacquaert, who left to take...

Capital Market & Private Equity

20/11/2019 at 18h09, by Valentin Grille

Vantage Capital to launch a new $200m fund for renewable energies

The mezzanine fund manager will also exit its $18.5m investment in Genser Energy, an independent power...

Capital Market & Private Equity

20/11/2019 at 11h03, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Egypt: major institutional investment in the Lorax SME PE fund ($250 million)

The EBRD, EIB and IFC are to invest almost $100m in the SME-focused fund managed by U.S. firm Lorax Capital...

Capital Market & Private Equity

19/11/2019 at 16h53, by Gaëlle Arenson

Lofti Boujendar (Caisse Marocaine des Retraites) banks on SEAF Morocco Growth Fund

The fund headed by Meriem Zairi is targeting a second closing of between $25m and $30m as reported by...


18/11/2019 at 18h16, by Aurélie Benoit

Two high-profile hires for CDC in Lagos and Nairobi

The UK development finance institution has appointed Seema Dhanani and Benson Adenuga to head its operations...

Capital Market & Private Equity

30/09/2019 at 17h58, by Jeune Afrique Business+

DPI supports the growth of Channel VAS, a provider of mobile financial services

The British fund confirms a $54m investment in Channel VAS, through its African Development Partners...


24/09/2019 at 16h58, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Mounting debt and losses may sour Helios Towers’ IPO in London in October

Through a partial exit, the deal targets a return on the $350m investment made in 2009 by Lord Rothschild,...

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