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Actis and Mesoamerica announce sale of Globeleq Mesoamerica Energy to Corporacion Multi Inversiones

Actis, a leading growth markets investor, and Mesoamerica, a Latin american investment management firm, today announced the sale of their stake in Globeleq Mesoamerica Energy (GME) to Corporacion Mult…

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Actis sells remaining stake in Umeme through over-subscribed capital markets offering

22 December 2016

Actis exits stake in Chinese specialist medical equipment manufacturer Micro-Tech

07 December 2016

Actis expands Asia operations with opening of Hong Kong office

23 November 2016

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

08 November 2016

Actis appoints Glen Matsumoto as Partner

01 November 2016

An enabling enterprise environment and accountability are key for long term future of Nigeria

27 October 2016

Actis exits stake in Endurance Technologies via IPO

19 October 2016

Actis invests in leading Chinese Textile fabric company R.G.B

13 October 2016

Actis invests in leading Maghreb Pharmaceutical business Medis

02 September 2016

Andrew Newington speaks to Bloomberg Radio 16/08/16

16 August 2016

Actis consolidates its controlling position in Atlantic Energias Renovaveis

12 July 2016

Actis announces promotions

08 June 2016

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

02 June 2016

Actis invests in Mundiapolis University

20 May 2016

Actis sells stake in XP Investimentos

29 April 2016

Actis agrees to sell Emerging Markets Payments

02 March 2016

Actis exits Plateno Hotel Group

01 March 2016

Actis wins African Infrastructure firm of the year

Actis sells Energuate

25 January 2016

TPG Growth acquires Actis stake in Asiri Hospitals Group

10 December 2015

Actis invests in pan-African food retailer, Food Lovers’s Market

04 December 2015

Actis invests in Nigeria’s Sigma Pensions

26 November 2015

Actis, RMB Westport and Paragon sell Nigeria’s Ikeja City Mall to Hyprop and Attacq

17 November 2015

Lekela Power signs MoU for US$350m wind power station in Egypt, following meeting with President Al-Sisi

05 November 2015

Actis announces exit of Globeleq Africa to CDC and Norfund consortium

14 September 2015

Actis acquires stake in Coricraft group to propel expansion

01 September 2015

Actis is named most impactful private equity firm in Nigeria

24 August 2015

Actis exits Mouka Limited

07 July 2015

Actis exits Pheonix Lamps, India’s leading automotive bulbs player

06 July 2015

Actis elects Torbjorn Caesar as Senior Partner

16 June 2015

Actis and Mesoamerica to sell Globeleq Mesoamerica Energy to SunEdison

Actis increases focus on Latin America with office opening in Mexico City

09 June 2015

Actis partially exits Edita Food Industries

03 April 2015

Actis exits Teknicast, a leading manufacturer of aluminium die-cast components in Malaysia

26 March 2015

Actis launches $1.9bn pan-African renewable energy platform

17 February 2015
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Actis commits $230million to build Indian renewable energy platform

11 February 2015

Actis invests in Genesis Group of Brazil

19 December 2014

Actis invests in leading Egyptian diagnostics business

16 December 2014

Actis invests in Universite Centrale Group

05 December 2014

Actis invests in South Africa’s leading independent sports shoe retailer

05 November 2014

Actis commits $100m to create Brazilian insurance brokerage platform

04 November 2014

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

14 October 2014

Actis to invest $250m in Mexican energy platform

05 September 2014

Kunoch Holdings acquires Actis’s and CDC group’s stake in Diamond Bank plc

21 August 2014

Actis substantially exits Alexander Forbes through a successful Listing

25 July 2014

Actis appoints Shami Nissan to the Responsible Investment team

16 July 2014

Actis sells further 6.7% of Umeme as retail and management tranche oversubscribed

16 June 2014

Actis completes $202m Cameroonian electricity deal

13 June 2014

Actis attracts new investors into Uganda

19 May 2014

Actis realises investment in Egypt’s Commercial International Bank

Actis invests in leading Chinese biscuit brand

28 April 2014

Actis to invest in Africa’s largest independent credit bureau

24 April 2014

Actis invests in leading emerging markets mobile marketing company

22 April 2014

Actis invests in AutoXpress, East Africa’s leading tyre distributor

03 February 2014

Actis exits Sterling Hospital

11 December 2013

Actis raises over $1bn for new energy fund

09 December 2013

Construction starts at Jabi Lake Mall

13 November 2013

Actis to invest $220m in Cameroonian electricity assets

07 November 2013

Actis invests $48 million in Indian pharma company

22 October 2013

Actis appoints new investor relations head

15 October 2013

Actis strengthens sector expertise with two senior hires

14 October 2013

Actis makes its fifth renewable energy investment in Latin America

05 September 2013

Actis buys leading African payments business for $95m

07 August 2013

Actis’s $250m Garden City development breaks ground

24 July 2013

Actis exits Vesta, the leading kitchen equipment maker in China

03 July 2013

Actis invests $102m in Egyptian snack food business

24 June 2013

Actis invests US$290 million in Chile’s largest wind and solar energy project

07 June 2013

Actis celebrates success of Ugandan bank sale

03 May 2013

Actis appoints Mourad Cherif as Senior Advisor in Morocco

19 March 2013

Actis reaches agreement with Veolia

08 March 2013

Actis recognised as the foremost investor in Africa and frontier markets

01 March 2013

Actis boosts Latin American team with appointment of Sergio Brandao

19 February 2013

Actis expands senior team in South East Asia

30 January 2013

Actis makes healthcare investment in China

09 January 2013

Actis exits Xiabu Xiabu

13 December 2012

Actis concludes partial exit from XP Investimentos

05 December 2012

Umeme starts trading after successful IPO

30 November 2012

Actis promotes Adiba Anyaoku Ighodaro to Partner

20 November 2012

Actis backs first phase of South Africa’s renewables programme

13 November 2012

Actis portfolio company Umeme closes partial IPO

12 November 2012

Côte d’Ivoire power plant expansion begins

22 October 2012

Actis raises US$278m for real estate in Africa

09 October 2012

Actis invests US$32m in Sri Lankan hospital group

01 October 2012

Actis invests in Chinese casual dining chain Bellagio

25 September 2012

Actis named best real estate developer in Africa by Euromoney

20 September 2012

Actis welcomes two new Directors in Asia

12 September 2012

Actis makes first investment from new fund

11 September 2012

Actis strengthens Value Creation Group with appointment of James Smith

04 September 2012

Actis backs AGS with US$40m investment

21 August 2012

Actis exits Poulina

15 August 2012

Actis exits Banque Commerciale du Rwanda

18 July 2012

Actis exits Accra Mall

23 May 2012

Actis buys 40% shareholding from UK Government

01 May 2012

Savcio sold to ACTOM

13 February 2012

Actis launches Energy Impact Model

07 February 2012

Actis invests US$102 million in leading Brazilian university

23 January 2012

Actis names three new partners

19 January 2012

Actis celebrates the opening of the US$100m Ikeja City Mall in Lagos

14 December 2011

Actis buys a US$71 million stake in Endurance, one of India’s largest privately held auto component manufacturers

12 December 2011

Expansion of Côte d’Ivoire power plant

18 October 2011

Actis leads US$434m buy-out of Tracker

03 October 2011

Actis boosts value addition capabilities in China

29 September 2011

Actis appoints Vincent Low as Director in its Singapore office

01 September 2011

Actis’s payment platform EMPH acquires Visa Jordan Card Services for US$87 million

15 August 2011

Actis exits Asia Books

18 July 2011

Joe Sinyor appointed as head of Value Creation Group

19 June 2011

Actis acquires majority stake in Guatemala’s largest electricity network from Gas Natural Fenosa

20 May 2011

Marc Nahum joins Actis Investor Development Group

18 January 2011

Actis and GIC back GVK Energy with US$154m investment

16 December 2010

Reckitt Benckiser agrees to acquire Paras

13 December 2010

Actis names new partners

01 December 2010

Actis invests US$58million in XP Investimentos, Brazil’s largest independent brokerage firm

26 November 2010

Actis invests US$53m in Brazilian cleaning products group Gtex

12 November 2010

Actis harnesses Honduran wind power

08 November 2010

Actis invests in BPO and IT service provider

Actis increases its investment in West African power plant

01 November 2010

Actis sells Inpac International to Stora Enso

28 October 2010

Actis sells control stake in Ceylon Oxygen to The Linde Group

16 October 2010

Actis acquires Vlisco Group

08 October 2010

Actis makes first investment in Brazil

03 October 2010

Actis completes 100% Management Buy-Out of Mediterranean Smart Cards Company in Egypt

27 July 2010

Actis appoints Amanda Jean-Baptiste to the Real Estate team

16 June 2010

Ground breaking at Actis’s US$100m Ikeja City Mall site

08 June 2010

Actis and KS Energy announce the launch of KS Distribution

06 May 2010

Tata and Actis to invest US$200m in Indian road projects

29 April 2010

Actis appoints Mahesh Chhabria as Partner in Mumbai

01 April 2010

Actis announces investment in US$100m mall in Nigeria

29 March 2010

Actis appoints Lionel Soh as Director in its Singapore office

22 March 2010

Actis sells stake in Regal Forest to Liverpool

17 March 2010

Actis invests US$50m in Integreon

16 February 2010

Mo’men moves to second phase of IPO plans after Actis exit

09 February 2010

Actis appoints Nick Luckock

13 January 2010

Actis raises US$750m for investment in Infrastructure across the emerging markets

06 October 2009

Actis appoints Adam Turtle

20 August 2009

Actis appoints Mr. Jiansheng Wang

11 August 2009

Actis to invest US$244m in Egypt’s Commercial International Bank to become largest single shareholder

08 July 2009

Actis appoints Ngozi Edozien as Head of West Africa

01 July 2009

Actis raises US$2.9 billion for investment across the emerging markets

01 December 2008

Actis invests in leading Hot pot chain, Xiabu Xiabu, completing their recent hat-trick of transactions in the Chinese consumer sector

11 November 2008

Actis invests in Ambow, China’s leading education service provider

21 October 2008

Actis announces investment in China’s 7 Days Inn Group

16 October 2008

Actis leads the way with another Malaysian Buy Out

01 September 2008

Actis announces its investment in Poulina Group Holding, the leading private Tunisian conglomerate

21 August 2008

Actis Consortium acquires Alstom South Africa

05 August 2008

Actis announces a significant investment in Mo’men, a leading Egyptian consumer business

30 July 2008

Actis successfully concludes divestments from two Nigerian companies, UAC and Starcomms

22 July 2008

Actis consolidates pioneering role in African real estate with the official launch of the Accra Mall

04 July 2008

Actis announces debut investment in Indian real estate sector

11 June 2008

Actis sells stake in silicon wafer supplier to Suntech

27 May 2008

Actis strengthens global infrastructure business with the appointment of three new directors

07 May 2008

Actis announces appointment of Chris Coles

03 April 2008

Actis exits El-Rashidi El-Mizan

12 December 2007

Actis sells its ownership in The Palms shopping centre to its Nigerian partner

Actis completes sale of Globeleq Ltd and formation of power development company

22 November 2007

Actis invests in Asia Pacific Exploration Consolidated LP (APEC)

26 October 2007

Actis invests in global provider of information management solutions, LMKR

10 October 2007

Actis strengthens China team with appointment of new head

06 September 2007

Actis and Helios exit Flamingo Holdings

10 August 2007

Actis and Standard Chartered Private Equity have realised their investment in Unza following the acquisition of Unza by Wipro for US$246m

09 August 2007

Actis has supported the 100% management buyout of Mivan Far East from Mivan, a European construction business

Actis acquires a majority stake in Nigeria’s Mouka Limited, and new Chairman and CEO appointed

03 August 2007

Actis has purchased South Africa’s Fuel Logistics Group in a secondary buyout

03 July 2007

Actis announced today that it has acquired a 70% stake in Sinai Marble

21 June 2007

Actis invests in one of Nigeria’s leading banks – Diamond Bank

11 June 2007

Actis sells power assets in Latin America, North Africa and Asia

28 May 2007

US$82m growth capital investment in China’s Shunda

08 May 2007

US$370m LBO of Courts Plc by Regal Forest

15 February 2007

Actis invests in Kenyan Grain Bulk Handlers Limited

05 February 2007

Actis deepens sector strength with oil and gas expertise

31 January 2007

Appointment of Chanakya Chakravarti

Actis leads US$73m growth capital investment in China’s Taizinai

05 January 2007

Actis invests US$65m in India’s Nilgiri’s group

11 November 2006

Actis acquires controlling stake in Ceylon Oxygen

29 September 2006

Actis raises US$130m for investment in South East Asia

27 September 2006

Actis to invest in Paras Pharmaceuticals Ltd

07 September 2006

Actis continues African mining success with Platmin IPO on London’s AIM and Canada’s TSX

10 August 2006

Simon Harford appointed as head of Actis in West Africa

14 July 2006

Actis to invest in Sterling, one of India’s leading hospital chains

07 July 2006

Actis ramps up sector expertise

03 July 2006

Actis takes the next exit from the N4 toll road

16 May 2006

Actis successfully exits its investment in Kenyan Grain Bulk Handlers

16 January 2006

Actis exits its investment in Pacific Rim Palm Oil Limited (PRPOL)

11 November 2005

Actis makes its first investment in Democratic Republic of the Congo

07 November 2005

Actis raises US$475m for South Asia investment

07 September 2005

Actis and Comafin sell 37.5% stake in Protea to a Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) consortium

05 July 2005

Private equity consortium in billion Rand deal with Delta Electrical

09 June 2005

Actis appoints Sir Peter Bonfield and Keki Dadiseth as Non-Executive Directors

20 April 2005

Actis investment cornerstones C$66 milllion pre-IPO round by north African oil & gas company – Candax Energy Inc

18 April 2005

Actis invests US$12m growth capital in heat exchanger manufacturer, TEMA India LTD

06 April 2005

Actis to sell stake in African Teleco Celtel

29 March 2005

Actis invests US$17.8m growth capital in new Indian automotive components company – AVTEC LTD

28 February 2005

Actis invests US$25m in one of Nigeria’s largest conglomerates – UAC of Nigeria plc

Nampak sells Peters Papers to Actis in a US$42m BEE deal with Izingwe Capital

16 February 2005

Actis and the AIG African Infrastructure Fund invest US$43.2m to acquire major stake in Starcomms, Nigeria’s leading fixed wireless telecom operator

17 January 2005

Actis invests US$12m in YuHua TelTech, one of China’s leading mobile phone design houses

20 December 2004

Actis appoints new heads of office in Nigeria and Egypt

12 October 2004

Actis raises US$60m Malaysia Fund

05 October 2004

Actis appoints Sir Tim Lankester and Paul Collins as Non-Executive Directors

21 September 2004

Actis invests US$10m in China Wolfberry Holding Company

Actis takes 80% stake in first Rwandan financial institution privatisation

17 September 2004

Actis invests US$11.3m into MBO of South East Asia’s largest independent personal care business

20 August 2004

Actis invests in Nigeria’s first, modern shopping centre

21 June 2004

Actis selected to co-manage Cdn$200M Canada Investment Fund for Africa

12 May 2004

Actis invests in leading Chinese telecoms business

16 February 2004

Launch of new brand for leading private equity provider – Actis to raise funds under management in emerging markets from US$2.5 billion to US$3.0 billion

12 February 2004

CDC Capital Partners ups its stake in the N4 Maputo Corridor Toll Road

30 January 2004

CDC provides funding for Algeria’s largest mobile telecommunications company

19 January 2004

CDC restructured to accelerate investment in developing economies

08 January 2004

Nkosana Moyo joins CDC Capital Partners as Head of Africa

12 December 2003

CDC invests US$5m in South African Junior Platinum Exploration & Mining House

13 November 2003

CDC buys a 14% stake in Flamingo Holdings, a fully integrated horticultural business

22 May 2003

CDC takes controlling stake in DFCU – Uganda’s largest local financial group

06 May 2003

CDC Capital Partners’ successful exit from Ghanian bank leads to investment by leading private bank, Societe Generale

12 March 2003

CDC Serves up an MBO in the leading Egyptian sesame food business

09 January 2003

CDC to invest Rs. 50 crores (US$10.2m) in Glenmark Pharmaceuticals

07 July 2002

CDC Capital Partners boosts talk time in Central America

02 July 2002

CDC invests a further US$40m in a pan-African telecoms business that continues to buck the trend

09 September 2001

CDC Capital Partners invests US$30.5m in Vancouver Airport Services

01 April 2001

CDC realises part investment in MRO-tek

08 December 2000