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Actis wins climate change impact project of the year at the 2020 Environmental Finance IMPACT Awards

Actis has won the climate change impact project/investment of the year at the inaugural 2020 Environmental Finance IMPACT Awards. The award is in recognition of Actis’ role in developing Parc Eolien …

14/09/20
Actis acquires two solar projects in India aggregating 400 MW

Actis, a leading investor of private capital into global emerging markets today announces that its Actis Long Life Infrastructure Fund (“ALLIF”) has completed its acquisition of two solar projects in …

07/08/20
Actis awarded highest score for fourth consecutive year in UN PRI Assessment

Actis, a leading investor of private capital into global emerging markets, has been awarded the highest rating score for the fourth consecutive year in the UN Principles for Responsible Investment ("P…

05/08/20
Actis wins Private Equity Manager of the Year at Environmental Finance 2020 Sustainable Investment Awards

Actis, a leading investor of private capital into global emerging markets has won Private Equity Manager of the Year at the prestigious Environmental Finance 2020 Sustainable Investment Awards. The a…

01/07/20
PROPARCO and Société Générale Cameroun are supporting Actis' development of the first certified green mall in Central Africa

Like many cities in Sub-Saharan Africa, Douala, the economic capital of Cameroon with 4 million inhabitants, is experiencing rapid population growth, particularly among the middle class, and a strong …

19/06/20
Actis sells South Korean commercial property, Young City

Actis, a leading investor of private capital into global emerging markets today announces it has  sold Young City, a grade-A twin tower office building located in southwest of Seoul, Korea to a consor…

21/05/20
Actis exits GHL Bank

Actis, a leading investor of private capital into global emerging markets, announced today that it has exited its majority stake in GHL Bank, a full-scale commercial bank in Ghana, to First National B…

20/05/20
Institutional capital must keep flowing into emerging markets

Torbjorn Caesar, Actis Senior Partner writes in Private Equity News: "Maintaining the flow of institutional capital into Emerging Markets is neither altruistic nor opportunistic. It’s pragmatic. Econ…

05/05/20
Actis publishes disclosure statement to the International Finance Corporation’s Operating Principles for Impact Management

Actis has published its disclosure statement against the International Finance Corporation’s (IFC) Operating Principles for Impact Management. Actis is a founding signatory and one of the first to pub…

10/03/20
Actis to create a $250 million African data centre platform

Actis, a leading investor of private capital into global emerging markets, establishes a US$250 million pan-African data centre platform. The buy and build platform will comprise of independently own…

03/03/20
Actis and Westmont Hospitality Group acquire Sheraton Casablanca Hotel

Actis and Westmont Hospitality Group (“Westmont”) have acquired the 309-key Sheraton Casablanca hotel, Morocco. The Sheraton Casablanca offers a unique opportunity to acquire the largest internationa…

24/02/20
Actis promotes Susan Wilkins and Shami Nissan

Actis has elevated Susan Wilkins, Chief Financial Officer and existing Executive Committee member, into the Partnership, and appointed Shami Nissan, Head of Responsible Investment, to join the firm’s …

20/02/20
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