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Actis makes its fifth renewable energy investment in Latin America

​Actis today announced that it has acquired 60% of Atlantic Energias Renovaveis S/A (“Atlantic”), a Brazilian renewable energy company.

Actis buys leading African payments business for $95m

​​Actis today announced that together with management, it is to acquire 100% of Paycorp, a leading payments business in South Africa.

Actis’s $250m Garden City development breaks ground

​​Garden City, Nairobi's flagship retail, residential and commercial property development broke ground on Wednesday 24 July in the presence of the Goveror of Nairobi, Dr. Evans Kidero.

Actis exits Vesta, the leading kitchen equipment maker in China

Actis today confirmed the sale of its 70% stake in Vesta, a commercial kitchen equipment maker in China, to Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW).

Actis invests $102m in Egyptian snack food business

Actis today announced that it has invested US$102 million in Edita Food Industries, a leading snack food business in Egypt.

Actis invests US$290 million in Chile’s largest wind and solar energy project

Actis today announces that it has committed US$290 million for a 60% stake in Aela Energía, a renewable energy development set to become Chile’s largest wind and solar energy provider.

Actis celebrates success of Ugandan bank sale

Actis today welcomed the news ​of CDC's partial exit from Ugandan bank DFCU.

Actis appoints Mourad Cherif as Senior Advisor in Morocco

​Accomplished business leader appointed to advise Actis; demonstrating Actis's commitment to working with the citizens of Morocco​.

Actis reaches agreement with Veolia

​Actis has signed an agreement to purchase Redal and Amendis in Morocco. The transaction is now subject to formal approval from the Moroccan authorities.

Actis recognised as the foremost investor in Africa and frontier markets

​Actis scoops three awards in recognition of its work in the emerging markets.

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