Thursday, December 12, 2019

TPG, AfricInvest et al in $25m series-B deal

TPG Growth and AfricInvest have backed a $25 million series-B investment round into Migo, formerly Mines.io, an emerging markets-focused financial services technology company.

Funds

LP commits to tech fund

A European development finance institution has approved a commitment to a specialist vehicle targeting early-stage technology companies across Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA).

People

US investor hires principal

US-based early-stage investor FACTOR Ventures has brought in Jit Bhattacharya as principal -hiring him from a Uganda-based energy company. He has...

GreenTec adds to team

Analysis

PEA 2019 Awards Shortlist Announced

Private Equity Africa is excited to announce the shortlist for its 8th Annual...

Data & Intelligence

CDC keeps Africa funds allocations on par

CDC’s commitments to Africa-focused funds have largely stayed on par, as the development...

Dutch LP backs 12 funds

SSA tops business reforms