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Actis exits Xiabu Xiabu

Chinese hot pot restaurant chain sold following several years of strong growth. ​

13/12/12
Actis concludes partial exit from XP Investimentos

Partial realisation from Brazilian brokerage firm unlocks significant value for Actis.​

05/12/12
Umeme starts trading after successful IPO

Shares in Uganda's electricity distributor were oversubscribed by 37%.

30/11/12
Actis promotes Adiba Anyaoku Ighodaro to Partner

Actis names new partner in investor development group ​

20/11/12
Actis backs first phase of South Africa’s renewables programme

Actis, today confirmed an important step forward in the construction of three renewable energy projects in South Africa, with the signing of key financing and government agreements.

13/11/12
Actis portfolio company Umeme closes partial IPO

Umeme IPO more than 35% oversubscribed due to strong East African institutional demand ​​

12/11/12
​​​​Côte d’Ivoire power plant expansion begins

Actis portfolio company, Globeleq, has completed a financing agreement for the 139MW expansion of Azito, its 288MW power plant near Abidjan.

22/10/12
Actis raises US$278m for real estate in Africa

New fund confirms Actis as largest private equity real estate investor on the continent.​

09/10/12
Actis invests US$32m in Sri Lankan hospital group

Actis invests US$32m in the Asiri Group, Sri Lanka's premium private hospital group.

01/10/12
Actis invests in Chinese casual dining chain Bellagio

Actis builds on its extensive experience in the restaurant sector with an investment in this popular provider of Taiwanese-style dishes. ​

25/09/12
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