dimanche, septembre 23, 2018


Private Equity

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,...

Top 10 Most Attractive African Countries for Investors

Quantum Global Research Lab, the independent research division of Quantum Global, presented the Africa Investment Index (AII) * index to the Africa CEO Forum,...

Meeting of African Private Equity Professionals in Marrakech

Marrakech is hosting the 15th annual conference of the African Capital Investment Association (AVCA) on April 23rd and 24th. The largest gathering of private equity...

Coris Capital S.A bets on Bomboré gold

Coris Capital SA, a private equity fund of the Coris group, has just invested C $ 3 million (just under CFAF 1.3 billion) in...

Exclusive: Mediterrania Capital acquires 30% of Cofina

Mediterrania Capital, through its MCIII fund, has acquired approximately 30% of the capital of Cofina Bank. Amount of the transaction, $ 20 million. This is...