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Actis celebrates 10 years of work in the emerging markets with exhibition at London’s Saatchi Gallery

Actis has marked its tenth anniversary with the publication of a photography book and exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery in London.

14/10/14
Actis to invest $250m in Mexican energy platform

Actis is committing US$250 million to establish a Mexican energy platform, Zuma Energía, which will target over 500 MW of installed capacity in the country.

05/09/14
Kunoch Holdings acquires Actis’s and CDC group's stake in Diamond Bank plc

Kunoch Holdings ("Kunoch") has completed the purchase of Actis DB Holdings Limited, a company which holds shares in Diamond Bank, from Actis and CDC Group Plc.

21/08/14
Actis substantially exits Alexander Forbes through a successful Listing

Actis has substantially exited from Alexander Forbes Group Holdings Ltd, one of South Africa’s leading diversified financial services companies.

25/07/14
Actis appoints Shami Nissan to the Responsible Investment team

Actis, the pan-emerging markets private equity firm, today announces the appointment of Shami Nissan as a Director in the Responsible Investment team. Shami is based in the London office and takes up …

16/07/14
Actis sells further 6.7% of Umeme as retail and management tranche oversubscribed

Actis, the pan-emerging markets private equity firm, today announced the successful conclusion of a two-part transaction that has seen the firm’s subsidiary, Umeme Holdings Ltd (“UHL”), sell a total 4…

16/06/14
Actis completes $202m Cameroonian electricity deal

London, 13 June 2014: Actis has completed the acquisition from The AES Corporation (AES) of the majority interest in three power assets in Cameroon following government and lender approval.

13/06/14
Actis realises investment in Egypt’s Commercial International Bank

Actis, the pan-emerging market investor, today announced it has successfully realised its investment in Commercial International Bank (CIB), the leading bank in Egypt.

19/05/14
Actis attracts new investors into Uganda

Actis today announced the successful sale of a substantial stake of Ugandan electricity distributor, Umeme Ltd (Umeme) for US$85.5 million.

19/05/14
Actis invests in leading Chinese biscuit brand

Actis today announced its investment in Jiashili Food Group (“Jiashili”), one of the largest Chinese biscuit brands, for a significant minority stake.

28/04/14
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