Archive for June 2017

Africa Capital Digest Week 25

Dollar-wise, the two biggest private equity deals involving African assets last week involved exits-and they were companies that had operations in other regions in addition to their African businesses.
In the first, having sold a significant proportion of its stake in Rocket Internet in late February this year, Swedish investment firm Kinnevik AB sold its remaining 6.6% shareholding in the publicly-listed [...]

Africa Capital Digest Week 24

Dollar-wise, the two biggest private equity deals involving African assets last week involved exits-and they were companies that had operations in other regions in addition to their African businesses.
In the first, having sold a significant proportion of its stake in Rocket Internet in late February this year, Swedish investment firm Kinnevik AB sold its remaining 6.6% shareholding in the publicly-listed [...]

#SAAS Algolia lève 53 millions de dollars et se lance à Londres

#SAAS Algolia lève 53 millions de dollars et se lance à Londres

La startup française Algolia boucle un tour de table de série B mené par Accel auprès des fonds SaaStr, Alven Capital, Point Nine Capital et Storm Ventures mais aussi de plusieurs prestigieux business angels, à l’instar de Clark Vallberg, le CEO d’InVision.
Jackpot pour Algolia ! La startup française vient de boucler un nouveau tour de table [...]