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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.

05/09/13
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.

07/08/13
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.

24/07/13
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).

03/07/13
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.

24/06/13
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.

07/06/13
Actis celebrates success of Ugandan bank sale

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

03/05/13
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​.

19/03/13
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.

08/03/13
Actis recognised as the foremost investor in Africa and frontier markets

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

01/03/13
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