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Actis energy platform Zuma Energía reaches financial close on two further solar farms in Mexico

Actis today announced that its renewable energy platform Zuma Energía, has secured close to US$300 million project financing for the construction of two solar farms in Mexico, with a total capacity of…

Actis’ head of renewables, Lucy Heintz, ranked amongst top 100 power people

Industry intelligence service, A Word About Wind, names Lucy Heintz amongst the most influential players in the global wind energy sector. This is the second consecutive year that Lucy has received …

EMPEA Appoints Torbjorn Caesar to its Board of Directors

The Emerging Markets Private Equity Association ("EMPEA"), the global industry association for private capital in emerging markets, announced today that it has appointed Torbjorn Caesar, Senior Partne…

Actis’ brokerage platform, IT’sSEG acquires MBS

IT’sSEG, a Brazilian insurance brokerage platform established by Actis in 2014, has acquired MBS, an insurance brokerage company focusing on the corporate benefits segment. MBS is IT’sSEG’s fifth acq…

Actis ranks 23 out of 50 of the world’s largest infrastructure investors

Actis ranks 23, up from 50 in 2016, in Infrastructure Investor’s ranking of the world’s largest infrastructure investors. The Infrastructure Investor 50 ranks fund managers by the amount of capital r…

Actis featured as ‘Most Consistent Top Performing Fund Manager’ and ‘Top Ten Largest Unlisted Infrastructure Fund Manager’

Actis has been featured as a ‘Most Consistent Top Performing Fund Manager’ and a ‘Top Ten Largest Unlisted Infrastructure Fund Manager’ in the 2017 Preqin Performance Monitor. The league tables of to…

Actis sponsors international scholarships for Honoris United Universities students or alumni

Actis, a leading growth markets investor, today announced that it will be providing US$100,000 in sponsorship for two Honoris United Universities graduates to complete a postgraduate qualification at …

Actis’ $250m Garden City project wins Africa Property Investment Best Green Building in Sub-Saharan Africa

Garden City, East Africa’s first integrated residential, retail and office development, has won Africa Property Investment’s Best Green Building in Sub-Saharan Africa for its retail and residential sp…

Actis strengthens presence in Francophone Africa with Real Estate developments in Douala and Abidjan

Actis this month announced the development of two new mixed- use Real Estate projects in Cameroon and Ivory Coast. Renaissance Plaza in Abidjan and Douala Grand Mall in Douala are Actis’ first Real E…

Actis Chilean energy platform Aela Energía reaches financial close on two wind farms totalling 299MW

Sarco and Aurora projects will be located in the Atacama and Los Lagos Regions respectively, and will total 299MW. The wind farms will produce enough electricity to power approximately 460,000 hous…

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