Ethos Mid Market Fund I hits first close at over $47m

The Ethos Mid Market Fund I, a black-managed, mid-market focused fund in South Africa, has raised R675m ($47.39m) at first …

Catalyst Principal Partners exits investment in Goodlife Pharmacy

East Africa focused private equity firm Catalyst Principal Partners has announced its exit from pharmaceutical retailer Goodlife Pharmacy where it …

Mauritian bank SBM to acquire Kenya’s Fidelity Bank

Mauritian bank group SBM Holdings will acquire full ownership of Kenya’s Fidelity Bank, a small lender, in a deal valued …

Fund dedicated to African entrepreneurs set up in Abidjan

The President of the African Development Bank (ADB), Akinwumi Adesina and the President of the European Investment Bank (BEI), Werner …

Curro Holdings Buys 50% Stake in Ba Isago University, Bostwana

Shareholders are hereby informed that Curro, the JSE-listed independent school group with 47 campuses or 110 schools and more than …

CDC backs education group UNICAF with $11.5mln

UNICAF, an Africa-focused provider of University-level programs, is receiving an $11.5 million equity investment from CDC, the UK’s development finance …

MPICO of Malawi Says Rights Offer 82% Subscribed

Remaining rights allocated to underwriters, property company says in e-mail sent by Malawi Stock Exchange. * 936.7m shares taken up, …

World Bank and Ithmar Capital Launch First Green Investment Fund for Africa

Moroccan sovereign wealth fund Ithmar Capital announced in a statement on 16 November that it has signed a Memorandum of …

Cactus Capital backs two African tech ventures

Cactus Capital, the investment arm of Cactus Advisors, has announced investments into seed and growth stage African tech ventures, Flutterwave …

Pioneer Foods Buys 49.8% Strategic Stake in Weetabix East Africa

Pioneer Foods buys 49.89% stake in Weetabix East Africa for undisclosed amount; deal will see Pioneer in partnership with Weetabix …

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http://blogs.ft.com/beyond-brics/tag/africa-banking/

http://www.bloomberg.com/research/stocks/people/person.asp?personId=12296577&ticker=LPE:FP

http://www.bloomberg.com/research/stocks/people/person.asp?personId=12296577&ticker=LPE:FP

http://www.financialafrik.com/2014/12/30/les-100-qui-ont-fait-bouger-lafrique-en-2014/

http://www.financialafrik.com/2014/12/30/les-100-qui-ont-fait-bouger-lafrique-en-2014/

Banques centrales africaines : opportunités à saisir

http://www.lesafriques.com/special-banque-/banques-centrales-africaines-opportunites-a-saisir-2.html?Itemid=308?articleid=30092

High Level Roundtable on Africa and new Global Finance-May 2015

http://liquidafrica.com/ecss/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/05/High-Level-Roundtable-on-Africa-and-new-Global-Finance-May-2015.pdf

May 2015

Numéro 5 : Les marchés financiers en Afrique : véritable outil de développement ?

http://www.proparco.fr/Accueil_PROPARCO/Publications-Proparco/secteur-prive-et-developpement/Authors/Issue-5-authors/cyrille-nkontchou

June 2013

Cyrille Nkontchou, un futur baron de l’agrobusiness

http://www.jeuneafrique.com/184408/archives-thematique/cyrille-nkontchou-un-futur-baron-de-l-agrobusiness/

Jeune Afrique, 20 September 2010