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Actis awarded A grades across the board in UN Principles for Responsible Investment assessment

Actis, a leading investor in growth markets, has been awarded an A grade in the UN Principles for Responsible Investment’s  (UNPRI) independent assessment. Actis has retained an A grade status overal…

Actis consolidates its controlling position in Atlantic Energias Renovaveis

Actis, a leading growth markets investor, and controlling shareholder of Atlantic Energias Renovaveis, is pleased to announce that it has consolidated its ownership position to 100% of the company via…

Actis wins prestigious Private Equity Africa Award

Actis, a leading growth markets investor, is pleased to announce that it has won the Pan-Africa Exits award at the Private Equity Africa Awards 2016 (PEA Awards). The PEA Awards celebrate the achieve…

Actis announces promotions

Actis is pleased to announce the promotion of Michael Harrington, Sherif ElKholy, Hossam Abou Moussa and David Cooke to Partner with immediate effect. Michael Harrington joined Actis in 2008, having …

Actis raises over $500m for new African real estate fund

Actis, a leading growth markets investor, is pleased to announce that it has reached final closing on its third opportunistic private real estate fund, Actis Africa Real Estate Fund 3 (“ARE3”) with co…

Actis invests in Mundiapolis University

Actis has invested in Mundiapolis University (Mundiapolis), a top ranking private university in Morocco. Actis is investing to support an ambitious development plan that strengthens the university’s o…

Actis sells stake in XP Investimentos

Actis, a leading growth markets investor, today announced an agreement to sell its remaining shares in XP Investimentos, the largest independent retail brokerage firm in Brazil, to General Atlantic, a…

Actis agrees to sell Emerging Markets Payments

Actis today confirmed an agreement to sell Emerging Markets Payments (‘EMP’), the leading Africa and Middle East payments business.

Actis wins African Infrastructure firm of the year

Actis has been awarded 'African Infrastructure Fund Manager of the Year' by Infrastructure Investor for the fourth consecutive year.

Actis exits Plateno Hotel Group

Actis today announced the sale of its minority stake in Plateno Hotel Group (Plateno).

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