Top 15 VC Funds to Watch in 2021

As venture capital deal making heats up in Africa, LPs are presented with a diversity of funds that are looking to tap early-stage...

Africa VC deals hit record high

African venture capital deal-making has hit record high volumes bolstered by a frenzy of investment interest in Africa’s technology space. Early-stage...

Specialist investor partners with J&J on deal

A Specialist investor, backing a technology-based healthcare services distributor – investing alongside Johnson & Johnson (J&J) Foundation. Newtown Partners and J&J...

Tiger & Salesforce et al. in $170m deal

Tiger Global Management and Salesforce Ventures have backed a $170 million funding round in an Africa-focused financial services technology company, investing alongside a consortium...

Single country investor in edu deal

A country-focused investor has sealed a deal to acquire an undisclosed stake in an education provider based in Tunisia. INMA...

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...

US investor lands 1st Africa deal

A US-based investor has landed its first Africa deal, backing a technology company focused on the logistics space, which is part-owned by GreenTec Capital...

Specialist investor lands agri tech deal

A South Africa-based specialist investor has landed its second deal, backing a technology company focused on the agriculture space. AgVentures...

TLcom backs Accion company

TLcom Capital has led a series-A investment round into a Kenya-based financial services technology company that is part-owned by Accion Venture Lab.

US investor lands 1st Africa deal

A US-based specialist investor has landed its first Africa deal, backing an investment round into a Nigeria-based technology company focused on the education space.