African Infrastructure Investment Managers and Helios Investment Partners invest in Nigeria's Starsight Power Utility
African Infrastructure Investment Managers, one of Africa’s leading infrastructure equity investment managers and a member of Old Mutual Alternative Investments, has announced an investment in Starsight Power Utility.
African Reinsurance Corporation announces its membership of Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), and becomes the first multi-lateral financial institution to invest in AFC.
American private equity firm Milost Global Inc. has announced that, together with its African subsidiary, Isilo Capital Partners it has closed the acquisition of a 100 percent interest in Primewaterview Holdings Nigeria.
Private equity-backed Viathan Group has issued Nigeria’s debut 10-year corporate infrastructure bond in local currency to raise 10 billion naira ($32 million) at a yield of 16 percent to fund power assets.
MTN Group, Africa's biggest mobile phone operator, has said that it assigned a $231 million shareholder loan to phone tower group, IHS Holding Ltd, impacting its 2017 profits.
FSDH Merchant Bank has announced that AFIG Funds, a leading African private equity fund manager has, through the Atlantic Coast Regional Fund (ACRF), completed an investment in the Bank.
The African Export-Import Bank’s (Afreximbank) in today Lagos met with leading Nigerian investors to push for strong participation in the Bank’s $300 million equity offering, for which it is using depositary receipts backed by its Class “D” shares.
Actis has been named ‘Most impactful private equity firm in Nigeria’ by The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The award honours the most innovative public and private corporations operating in the country.