2022

November Industry News

24 November 2022

A collection of news across the African private equity and venture capital industry | Alcazar Energy Partners II reaches US$336.6mn first close This landmark transaction will enable the development of over 2GW of clean energy infrastructure across selec…

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October Industry News

24 October 2022

A collection of news across the African private equity and venture capital industry | Africa50 to invest in education group The investment will be used by Holding Générale d'Education or Holged Group to support its expansion plans elsewhere in Africa. …

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September Industry News

26 September 2022

A collection of news across the African private equity and venture capital industry | Bboxx acquires PEG Africa Tuesday 6th September 2022 – Bboxx is cementing its status as the leading super platform for life-changing products and services on the Afric…

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August Industry News

11 August 2022

A collection of news across the African private equity and venture capital industry | Apis Partners sells Retail Capital stake to mark third exit of 2022  The UK-based private equity firm Apis Partners said Wednesday its maiden fund, Apis Growth Fund I,…

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July Industry News

28 June 2022

A collection of news across the African private equity and venture capital industry | RMB Corvest acquires significant share in South African drinks company SOUTH AFRICA – Private equity specialist RMB Corvest has teamed up with Masimong Beverages Holdi…

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June Industry News

06 June 2022

A collection of news across the African private equity and venture capital industry | HAVAÍC invests US$400000 in Nigeria's retailer, ShopEx HAVAÍC says it is investing US$400,000 from its US$20 million HAVAÍC Universum Core African Fund.  Source: R…

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May Industry News

06 May 2022

A collection of news across the African private equity and venture capital industry | Apis partially exits Sun King Apis Growth Fund I, a private equity fund managed by Apis Partners, has partially exited its position in off-grid solar energy company Su…

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April Industry News

04 April 2022

A collection of news across the African private equity and venture capital industry | XSML reaches hard cap for African Rivers Fund III at USD 85 million XSML, a fund manager active in Central & East Africa, has reached the hard cap for its African …

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March Industry News

01 March 2022

A collection of news across the African private equity and venture capital industry | BluePeak’s Inaugural Fund qualifies to contribute to 2X global gender finance challenge BluePeak’s 2X Challenge status demonstrates the firm’s commitment to gender-len…

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February Industry News

01 February 2022

A collection of news across the African private equity and venture capital industry | Esusu becomes unicorn with SoftBank Vision Fund 2-led US$130mn funding Esusu, a fintech that targets immigrant and minority groups and provides rent reporting and data…

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January Industry News

10 January 2022

A collection of news across the African private equity and venture capital industry | Kerry Group acquires Rwanda-based food flavouring company Afribon  The Kerry Group has expanded its footprint in Africa following its acquisition of Rwanda-based Afrib…

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