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27/09/2022 at 17h12, by Africa Business+

Actis head of energy for MENA Lisa Pinsley : “We want to do more in hydrogen”

The UK private equity firm recently completed a major exit – Lekela – and a similarly sized investment...

Private Equity

27/09/2022 at 17h04, by Africa Business+

Oui Capital’s $30m second fund targets Francophone Africa

Based between the US and Nigeria, the vehicle is looking at French-speaking countries and North Africa.

Private Equity

26/09/2022 at 17h27, by Africa Business+

Switzerland’s Capital2050 to launch a 100% Africa renewable fund

This will be the first foray into the continent for the asset manager specialising in low-carbon investments...

Agri-food industry

26/09/2022 at 16h40, by Africa Business+

Sale of Solevo by Helios : FMO in the running alongside DPI

The acquisition of the pan-African group is of interest to international donors, who are keen to secure...

Private Equity

22/09/2022 at 15h54, by Africa Business+

Medical equipment : SPE Capital targets French SME and optimisation of value chain in Africa

The capital investor, headquartered in Cairo and with offices in Tunis, Casablanca, Abidjan and Paris,...

Private Equity

20/09/2022 at 16h48, by Africa Business+

Pembani Remgro’s Herc van Wyk and Kofi Adjepong-Boateng approach EIB for a second fund

The South African company targets infrastructure on the continent, mainly in brownfields.

Private Equity

20/09/2022 at 14h28, by Africa Business+

Orange CEO Christel Heydemann in Abidjan to initiate collaboration with Laureen Kouassi-Olsson’s Birimian

The CEO of the telecoms operator planned the trip to launch a new loan programme to promote Ivorian creatives.

Private Equity

17/09/2022 at 08h43, by Africa Business+

« Three to four exits to be announced in late 2022 or early 2023 » (Maroc Numeric)

Maroc Numeric Fund II details its investment pace for the last quarter.

Private Equity

17/09/2022 at 08h42, by Africa Business+

Vantage Capital snags a new European LP for its fourth fund

Despite a pandemic-related slowdown, the South African fund manager remains attractive with its latest...

Private Equity

16/09/2022 at 07h55, by Africa Business+

Eurazeo explores initiatives in Africa, the new continent for investment

The Paris-based private equity firm with 31 billion euros of assets under management is currently missing...

Private Equity

14/09/2022 at 20h26, by Africa Business+

CLEAR climate fund (Helios-InfraCo) targets closing of up to $500 million by end 2023

The vehicle achieved an initial closing of $50 million in mid-August.

Private Equity

14/09/2022 at 07h56, by Africa Business+

Lion’s Head banks on large cheque from the IFC ($47 million)

Launched last October, the vehicle managed by the London-based entity is expecting the equivalent of...

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