Wednesday, September 30, 2020

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.

Sanari targets 2020 1st close

Sanari Capital is working on plans to reach the first close on its Sub-Saharan Africa focused vehicle by 2020 year-end.

Knife sets up new vehicle

Knife Capital has launched a country-focused early-stage permanent capital vehicle that will look to invest in companies across South Africa. The...

First-time GP targets 2021 final close

Entrepreneurs for Entrepreneurs Africa (E4E) is working on plans to touch final close on its maiden country-focused early-stage vehicle by the fourth quarter of...

Impact launches Google-backed fund

Impact Amplifier, a South-based impact advisory firm has launched an Africa-focused technology fund that is backed by Google.org, a US-based technology company.

TLcom fund c50% deployed

TLcom has deployed approximately 50% of its maiden early-stage specialist vehicle, allocating the capital across six deals in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA).

GP attracts new LP

A regional early-stage investor focused on Sub-Saharan Africa’s (SSA) technology space is set to receive a commitment from a US-based LP to its sophomore...

First-time GP closes on target

A United Arab Emirates (UAE)-based first-time GP has sailed its maiden early-stage specialist regional vehicle to final close, bringing in the exact amount of...

TLcom touches final close

TLcom Capital has touched final close on its maiden early-stage specialist vehicle set up to back technology deals across Africa.

Investor reopens vehicle for fundraising

An early-stage investor has reopened its maiden country-focused early-stage vehicle to new investors, as it works to add new deals to the...