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September 2015

South Africa’s VC eco-system; an update

September 27, 2015

Many people loves lists, and Ventureburn gives us a number in this article on the start-up scene in South Africa. From VC funds, angel investors, incubators and accelerators to networking [more...]

Crowdfunding gathers steam in South Africa

September 27, 2015

Crowdfunding start-up projects is fast becoming a viable option for entrepreneurs in South Africa. A review of some of the country’s platforms and recently crowdfunded projects as well as a [more...]

Afrexim Bank appoints new President

September 27, 2015

Benedict Oramah was been sworn in as the new President of the African Export-Import Bank at a ceremony held in Cairo at the beginning of last week, following his election to the post in June this [more...]

TPG makes debut Africa investment

September 20, 2015

TPG joins the ranks of U.S. private equity firms making investments in Africa by spending $25 million in partnership with Mohammed Ibrahim’s Satya Capital for a minority stake in Ecoles Yassamine, [more...]
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