Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Country focused investor seals 5 deals

A country focused investor has backed five new companies based in Burkina Faso from its small-cap vehicle. Sinergi Burkina, a...

Funds

S&B awarded CVC fund mandate

S&B Ventures have been given the mandate to manage a corporate venture capital fund on behalf of Safaricom, a Kenya-based telecommunications company.

Knife sets up new vehicle

People

GreenTec creates CIO role

GreenTec Capital Partners has created a chief investment officer role, appointing Harry Davies into the position. He joins from TechnoVision...

IFC head to step down

Analysis

DFC sets up $4bn COVID liquidity platform

US International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) has launched a $4 billion coronavirus disease...

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