Saturday, January 18, 2020

Yellowwoods backs DataProphet

Yellowwoods Ventures Investments has acquired a significant stake in South Africa-based technology company DataProphet. The financial details of the early-stage deal have not been...

Silvertree backs CarZar

Silvertree Internet Holdings has backed CarZar, a technology services company based in South Africa. The financial details have not been disclosed. The investor has structured...

Kalon in tech deal 2nd tranche

Kalon Venture Partners, formerly GroTech, has participated in the approximate $0.5 million (R7 million) investment in its South Africa-based consumer-focused technology portfolio company. The investor...

4Di backs tech developer

4Di Capital has acquired a minority stake in Sensor Networks, a South Africa-based technology developer focused on financial services, as part of its series-A...

Genius Ventures launches $10m MENA tech fund

Genius Ventures has launched a $10million venture fund to invest in early-stage technology companies across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

Amadeus seals first Africa deal

UK-based specialist technology investor Amadeus Capital Partners has sealed its first deal in Africa, backing South Africa-based technology-based travel services company Travelstart. Amadeus has invested...

Fanisi bolsters Kenya’s Elris

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

Greylock & EchoVC in tech deal

Greylock Partners has led the $20 million series-B round into PayJoy, an emerging markets-focused financial technology services company – backing the company...

EchoVC backs S&T

EchoVC Partners has sealed an early-stage deal to acquire a 30% stake in technology-focused  advertising  services provider S&T Media, based in Nigeria. The deal understood...

TPG in tech deal with EchoVC

TPG’s investment platform in Africa, TPG/Satya, has delivered a deal to back the second phase of a the series-A funding of an Africa-focused technology...