Saturday, January 28, 2023

UK player in African cyber security deal

A UK-based specialist investor has signed to inject $50 million into an into an Africa-focused technology company which offers cyber security services.

Consortium backs Sequoia company

A consortium of seven investors has backed a debt investment into an Africa-focused financial services technology company, which is part-owned by Sequoia...

US investor in deal with Peter Thiel

A US-based investor has signed a deal to back an early-stage investment into a South Africa-based technology company, investing alongside Peter Thiel.

Six co-invest with Bezos company

A consortium of six investors has backed an early-stage investment into a Nigeria-based financial services technology company, investing alongside a Bezos Expeditions...

Egyptian investor backs Google company

An Egyptian investor has signed a deal to back an early-stage investment into a Nigeria-based financial services technology company- sealing the first...

Japanese investor in deal with Flutterwave & Paystack execs

A Japan-based investor has backed an investment round into a Nigeria-based financial services technology company, with Flutterwave and Paystack co-founders also investing in the...

Sequoia & Stripe deal values company at $1.7bn

Sequoia Heritage and Stripe have partnered on a deal to back a series-A investment into an Africa-focused financial services technology company – in a...

Software deals reign

African venture capital deal-making in 2020 saw the software space emerge as the most popular space, delivering the largest deal volumes across all segments.

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...