Back by popular demand (our April post on the same topic has been our most-read so far), this week we […]
Edves is an Education Technology company that serves African k-12 schools by digitizing learning and administration to ensure multi-curricular lesson […]
Senegalese delivery startup Yobante Express, an online marketplace that connects local couriers with local commerce to optimise domestic, cross-border and […]
Despite COVID, the deals are marching on! In 2020, tech startups in Africa raised over $1.5 billion in 400+ funding […]
Despite the prevalence of shopping malls and the emergence of VC-backed e-commerce companies like Jumia, informal retail in Africa is […]
Kuda Bank, the London-based, Nigerian-operating startup that is taking on incumbents in the country with a mobile-first, personalised and often […]
There are over 1 billion mobile money accounts globally. Africa leads the way in transaction value and volume thanks to M-Pesa, largely used in […]
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FinTech @djamoci raises $14M in an equity round.
Learn more about Djamo 🇨🇮 http://ow.ly/uOEe50LMRkZ
💰 The round was co-led by @EnzaCapital, @Oikocredit, and @PartechPartners, with participation from @VenturesP1, @AxianGroup, @LaunchAfricaVC
#africa #funding #startup #fintech
« Synergies between portfolio startups is one of the most powerful tools VCs can leverage to support them » @zach_cpt from @LaunchAfricaVC at @AFRICARENA
What a special time in Cape Town at the @AfriFintech alongside our peers at @LaunchAfricaVC, @Five35V, @commerzventures, @GlobalVC_MENA and @briterbridges.
If you want to attend our next happy hour networking event, sign up at http://qedvc.com/meetups
It was great to join @AfriFintech yesterday in #CapeTown 🇿🇦 and moderate a panel on the state of #investment during market downturns alongside stellar investors - @LaunchAfricaVC, @QEDInvestors, @Five35V, @commerzventures, and @GlobalVC_MENA!
"35% higher ROI and 12% more revenue when VC-backed"- Janade Du Plessis of @LaunchAfricaVC
He said it! Meet the women founders of the #VC4AVentureShowcase at #AESIS2022 next week, seize the opportunity to unlock new deal-flow.
2-4 November, 2022 | http://africainvestorsummit.com