Goodwell in Ghana deal

Goodwell Investments has invested an undisclosed amount into Ghana-based financial services provider Innovative Microfinance (IML). The investor has structured the small-cap deal as a convertible...

Quona finalises Zoona deal

Quona Capital, formerly Accion’s Frontier Investments, has completed its investment into Zambia-based financial technology portfolio company Zoona. This deal was previously reported on Private Equity...

Quona in Zambia deal

Quona Capital, formerly Accion’s Frontier Investments, has participated in a $15 million early-stage series-B deal to back Zambia-based financial technology portfolio company Zoona. Omidyar Network,...

Equator Capital in bank deal

US-based Equator Capital Partners has backed a deal to invest approximately $11.9 million (Sh1.2 billion) into Catalyst’s Kenya-based financial services portfolio company, Jamii Bora...

Andreessen in fintech deal

US-based early stage investor Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) has led a $9 million series-A investment round into Africa-focused financial technology services company Branch. The round was...

TriLinc picks Scipion for Africa deals

TriLinc Global has selected Scipion Capital as deal originator for debt deals in Africa. Scipion has been brought on as sub-advisor to source and originate...

Goodwell backs Musoni

Goodwell Investments has acquired a significant minority stake in Africa-focused Musoni Services, a technology company focused on financial services. The financial details have not...

Kinnevik & Leapfrog in BIMA deal

Kinnevik and LeapFrog Investments have backed an early stage deal to invest $38.4 million worth of series-C funding into financial services company BIMA. The duo...

TriLinc picks Helios for SSA deals

TriLinc Global has selected Helios Investment Partners to advise on its investments across Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). The US-based impact investor has picked Helios as its...

Enko backs Madison

Enko Capital Managers has acquired a minority stake in Madison Financial Services, a Zambia-based financial services holding company. The transaction sees the investor seal its...