RMI Investment Managers and Royal Investment Managers (RIM) will acquire a combined stake of up to 30% in Ethos Private Equity, AGF has learned.
NBK Capital Partners has successfully closed its second mezzanine fund, NBK Capital Partners Mezzanine Fund II, with $160m in capital commitments, driven by strong demand from institutional investors and family offices.
The Abraaj Group and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to provide education, primary care interventions and more complex treatment for NCDs, communicable diseases and mother/child healthcare.
The South African Minister of Economic Development has published official government notices confirming changes to the merger notifiability thresholds and the merger filing fees payable to the South African Competition Commission for large and intermediate merger notifications.
Actis has strengthened presence in Francophone Africa with real estate developments in in Cameroon and Ivory Coast.
Teranga Capital, an impact investment company dedicated to financing and supporting small and medium-sized entreprises in Senegal, has invested CFA185m ($336.7k) in Cogelec Energy, a provider of power services.
Apis Growth Fund I, a private equity fund managed by Apis, has agreed to invest in Bankers Warehouse, a provider of cash management solutions in Nigeria.
Dutch Oak Tree Foundation (DOTF) as well as multiple minority shareholders have sold their stakes in Joseph Initiative (JI) to Agilis Partners, an agricultural development company based in Uganda.
Spirit Capital has sold its majority stake in Tidy Files, a provider of end-to-end document management and storage solutions in Southern Africa, for R75m to Metrofile Holdings Ltd.
African Rainbow Capital, a fully black owned and controlled investment company, has acquired a 20% stake in fixed and mobile data network operator Rain.
LBO France in partnership with AfricInvest Europe, BNP Paribas Développement, BPI and Trocadéro Capital Partners, has acquired a majority stake in PIEX, a distributor of pharmaceutical and parapharmaceutical products in French-speaking Sub-Saharan Africa.
Knife Capital, a venture capital firm, has expanded into London after introducing UK-based Draper-Gain Investments as a strategic investor.
AgDevCo, a social impact investor and agribusiness project developer, has invested in Citrum SA to develop an export-focused banana operation owned and managed by a local team in Mozambique.
Amethis has acquired a minority stake in the Sodigaz Group, leader in the distribution of LPG bottled gas in Burkina Faso.