Saturday, January 18, 2020

Praetura & Shell lead series-B deal

UK-based Praetura Ventures and Shell Technology Ventures (STV) have led a $5 million series-B investment round into SteamaCo, an emerging markets-focused technology company focused...

Fanisi bolsters Kenya’s Elris

East African venture investor Fanisi Capital has reportedly invested Sh124 million in Kenyan telecommunications services company, Elris Communications Services

AfricInvest & Endeavor in tech deal

AfricInvest has sealed an early-stage deal, backing a UK-based Africa-focused business services technology company – investing alongside Endeavor. The...

Knife delivers tech deal

Knife Capital has invested an undisclosed amount into South Africa-based technology services provider Quicket. The early-stage deal has been structured through KNF Ventures, a South...

Zouk & OMPE in tech deal

UK-based investor Zouk Capital has backed a South Africa-based financial technology services company partnering with an existing investor. Zouk is investing alongside Old Mutual...

Partech delivers 2nd Africa deal

Partech Ventures has led an early-stage investment into a South Africa-based financial technology services company –its second deal from its Africa fund. The France-based investor...

Goldman Sachs in series-A deal

Goldman Sachs has led a $20 million series-A equity investment round into Kobo360, a Nigeria-based technology company focused on the logistics space.

GFC launches €150m tech fund

Global Founders Capital (GFC) has launched a €150million global technology fund, which will also consider investments in Africa.

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...

CEI sets up new investment platform

Capital Eye Investments (CEI) has set up Crossfin Technology Holdings, a financial technology-focused investment platform. The platform has been structured as a holding company that...