mercredi, novembre 14, 2018


Private Equity

Total Gabon sells to Assala Upstream Gabon SA its stake in the Rabi Kounga...

Sources reported in Libreville on Tuesday, Total Gabon signed an agreement with Assala Upstream Gabon SA for the sale of its entire 32.9% stake...

AfDB acquires a stake in MPEF IV

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group approved on Friday, July 20, 2018, a € 20 million equity investment in the...

Nigeria: Egyptian bank EFG Hermes acquires brokerage firm Primera Africa

The Egyptian bank, EFG Hermes Holding, announced on Thursday (July 19th) the signing of a definitive sale and purchase agreement (SPA) to acquire all...

Allianz completes acquisition of Nigerian insurer Ensure Insurance

Allianz, Europe's leading insurance group, announced on Wednesday (18 July) the finalization of the 99.03% acquisition of Nigerian insurer Ensure Insurance plc of Greenoaks...

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...

Abraaj group sells its activities in Africa

After several months of dispute with its partners including the Bill & Melinda Gate Foundation and the International Finance Corporation, Abraaj Group has finally...

Winners Announced for Private Equity Africa Awards 2018

The recipient of this year’s Outstanding Leadership Award was Papa Madiaw Ndiaye, Founding Partner and CEO at AFIG Funds. Private Equity Africa (PEA) (www.PrivateEquityAfrica.com) is...

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...

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 &...

Rise Fund is coming to Africa

For its first ever engagement in Africa, The Rise Fund is managing $ 47.5 million for Cellulant, Africa's leading provider of online payments. The Rise...

Senegal: GroFin intends to bring its touch for financial innovation in SMEs

GroFin, which specializes in financing small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), is determined to bring its innovation to solve the problem of financing these economic...

African Private Equity Creates Value Through Sustainable Investment – AVCA Report

After fruitful meetings in Abidjan, Accra, Addis Ababa, Cairo, Cape Town and Lagos, the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) held its annual...

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...

Mauritania: Total buys BP’s shares on the Turtle / Ahmeyin gas field

The company Total is about to buy the shares of the capital held by British Petrolum (BP) on the gas field Turtle / Ahmeyin,...