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Verdant Capital advises WIOCC on USD 80 million equity capital raise

USD 75 million of equity was invested by CAPE IV

Verdant Capital (www.Verdant-Capital.com) has advised WIOCC Holding Company Limited (or “WIOCC”) on an USD 80 million equity capital raise.  USD 75 million of equity was invested by CAPE IV, a fund managed by leading African private equity fund manager African Capital Alliance.  The balance was invested by management and an…

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Verdant Capital closes four private equity-related transactions in South Africa

Verdant Capital has successfully raised ZAR 300 million (approx. USD 20 million) in debt financing for Bridge Taxi Finance from a small group of leading international impact investors

Verdant Capital (www.Verdant-Cap.com) has closed four private equity-related transactions in South Africa with important fund raisings for Bridge Taxi Finance and Retail Capital, the sale of Nedan Oil and the sale of Baxi to MFS Africa. Verdant Capital has successfully raised ZAR 300 million (approx. USD 20 million) in debt…

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    • Verdant Capital advises Baxi, a leading super-agent in Nigeria, on its sale to MFS Africa
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Verdant Capital advises Baxi, a leading super-agent in Nigeria, on its sale to MFS Africa

The sale of Baxi is Verdant Capital’s fifth successful fintech transaction of the year

MFS Africa is acquiring Baxi to expand its network into Nigeria, Africa’s largest economy and perhaps its most fintech dynamic market. Nigeria is also the largest remittance market in Africa representing one-third of intra-Africa remittance flows, and is home to the largest number of SMEs. Verdant Capital (https://Verdant-Cap.com) views the two…

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Verdant Capital announces new investment advisory partnership with Invest in Visions of Germany

The partnership with IIV is an important additional pool of capital for Verdant Capital’s Specialist Funds platform

Verdant Capital (www.Verdant-Cap.com) is pleased to announce a new investment advisory partnership with Invest in Visions GmbH (“IIV”) of Germany. Under the partnership Verdant Capital will, on a pan-African basis, originate, prepare for execution, and monitor investments for IIV’s funds investing in inclusive financial institutions (“IFIs”). These institutions include microfinance…

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Verdant Capital successfully raises USD 7.9 million for leading challenger fintech, Zeepay

Verdant Capital positioned Zeepay’s USD 7.9 million equity and debt raise as Series A.0

Verdant Capital (www.Verdant-Cap.com) has successfully completed its fourth major fintech transaction in the last 12 months.  The debt and equity raise for leading challenger fintech, Zeepay, head-quartered in Ghana, follows a USD 20 million equity and debt capital raise for Tugende, an East African technology-enabled asset financing business, an USD…

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    • Verdant Capital raises USD 9.9 M Series A equity capital for Tugende, a leading technology enabled MSME lender in East Africa
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Verdant Capital raises USD 9.9 M Series A equity capital for Tugende, a leading technology enabled MSME lender in East Africa

Verdant Capital serves as Tugende’s financial advisor and arranger for its equity and debt capital raises

The transaction is the most recent for the award winning fintech and financial inclusion investment banking franchise of Verdant Capital (www.Verdant-Cap.com). Partech Africa, a member of the Partech Group, a leading global technology venture capital fund, and Enza Capital invested in the USD 3.6 million extension round - agreed and…

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Verdant Capital is awarded Independent Advisory Firm of the Year - Pan Africa - in the prestigious Africa Global Funds awards, 2020

Verdant Capital completed transactions in most major sectors of the economy including, financial services, financial technology or “fintech”, telecoms and agro-business

Africa Global Funds, the leading industry journal covering private equity and other asset classes across Africa, awarded this accolade to Verdant Capital (www.Verdant-Cap.com) in recognition of the firm’s major transaction volumes in 2020 across M&A and private credit and across the Continent. Geographically, Verdant Capital completed transactions in South Africa,…