VCA Tech Talk Interview – Tobi Oke – V8 Capital Partners

Q&A with Tobi Oke, Managing Partner at V8 Capital Partners Q1: Which number excites you in African technology investing?

CDC plans $1bn for Africa

UK’s development finance institution (DFI) CDC is looking to invest over $1 billion, across Africa in 2021 – as it works to expand...

DFC and Morocco seal SSA deals plan

US International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) has signed a $3 billion co-investment agreement with the Government of Morocco to cover deals, across the country...

DFC sets up $4bn COVID liquidity platform

US International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) has launched a $4 billion coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) liquidity platform that will look to inject follow-on capital...

DFIs set up COVID crisis liquidity plans

A number of development finance institutions (DFIs) have sealed a pact aimed at thawing frozen capital markets across emerging markets, on the back of...

PEA 2019 Awards Shortlist Announced

Private Equity Africa is excited to announce the shortlist for its 8th Annual Awards. The 2019 awards shortlist is a...

Canada & Belgium DFIs sign deal

Canada’s recently set up Development Finance Institution (DFI) Development Finance Institution Canada (DFIC) has continued its spree to sign agreements with global...

FinDev signs up another DFI

Canada’s recently set up Development Finance Institution (DFI) Development Finance Institution Canada (DFIC) has continued its spree to sign agreements with DFI’s,...

France sets up $2.8bn Africa platform

France President, Emmanuel Macron, has launched Choose Africa – a platform that is set to invest about $2.8 billion (€2.5 billion) into...

Canadian & UK DFIs in co-invest partnership

Canada’s recently set up Development Finance Institution (DFI) Canada (DFIC), has signed a deal to explore emerging markets co-investment opportunities with the UK development...