Private Equity News

IFC invests $30 million into payment infrastructure across MENA


The investment will allow MSMEs to access card-based payments and develop digital data records.

Private equity firm to raise $800m for purchases in African banks and insurances


OPIC has already approved an investment of $200 million in the fund.

AfDB approves $10m equity investment in TIDE Africa Fund


The objective is to boost production and growth in Africa.

Launch of a €15m guarantee fund for Gabonese SMEs


It will be operational in December.

ICD and CDC partner to support SMEs in Gabon


The two institutions are setting up a private equity fund.

European Firms Partner on FSPs Growth in Nigeria, Sub-Saharan Africa


The partners will make available capital and strategies for development of FSPs

MFW4A on Pension capital in Southern Africa and beyond: New avenues for funding private equity


MFW4A presented its latest brief on pension funds in Botswana, Kenya, Namibia and Nigeria

Private equity deals in East Africa more than doubled in 2015


These deals were mainly concentrated in the financial sector.

Private equity: Over $6 billion invested in West Africa between 2007 and 2015


Nigeria and Ghana account for 93 per cent of transactions.

Nigeria and World Bank launch $165m initiative to support MSMEs


The objective of the project is to generate employment, particularly among the youth.

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