Specialist investor backs Omidyar company

A specialist investor has signed a deal to back a technology-based media company – which is backed by Omidyar Network, the investment platform of...

Funds

Regional investor raises 75% on 1st close

A regional fund manager has touched first close on its maiden Middle East and North Africa (MENA)-focused early-stage vehicle, raising 75% of the final...

Small-cap GP nears first close

I&P creates senior funds role

People

GreenTec beefs up team

GreenTec Capital Partners has bolstered its team with the hire of Arie Josef as venture builder in its portfolio management team.

I&P boosts deals team

SEAF creates co-CEO role

Analysis

Orange spins out VC arm

France-based telecommunications company Orange has spun out its venture capital arm, Orange Digital...

Data & Intelligence

African fundraising plummets 65%

Africa’s private equity fundraising has plummeted 65% year-on-year, dragged down by overall emerging...

Dutch LP backs 12 funds

SSA tops business reforms