mardi 22 janvier 2019

Emerging Capital Partners Raises Over $ 640 Million for Fourth Pan African Fund

ECP Africa Fund IV has just completed its fundraising and is thus the largest African investment fund raised since September 2016. ECP has brought...

Wendel and IHS unlocked in Nigeria

The investment firm Wendel announced Wednesday evening that all the accounts of IHS, a telecom infrastructure company that represents one of Wendel's main holdings...

Enko Capital invests in Imperial Homes (Nigeria)

Enko Capital has invested in Nigeria Mortgage Bank Mortgage Bank Ltd. (IHMB) through the Africa Private Equity Fund ("EAPEF"). This is the fifth investment for...

Shorecap III LP invests in fintech MFS Africa

Equator Capital Partners LLC announced, on October 30, 2018, an investment from its new fund, ShoreCap III LP, into fintech MFS Africa, a pan-African...

Investors & Partners Announces “Africanization”

The Impact Investment Group dedicated to the African continent, Investors & Partners (I & P) led by Jean Michel Severino, organized for the first...

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...

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...

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...