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Mélanie Meslay
04
Feb

Amethis announces intermediary closing of Amethis Fund II at 305m EUR

Amethis announces an intermediary closing of Amethis Fund II at EUR 305m, above its original target Amethis, the investment fund manager dedicated to long-term responsible investments in Africa, is pleased to announce an intermediary closing of its second Pan-African fund, Amethis Fund II, which collected EUR 305m from a broad range of investors in Europe...
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03
Dec

Vantage Capital supports Amethis and West Africa Emerging Markets Growth Fund exit from Petro Ivoire

Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire – Amethis, Vantage Capital and West Africa Emerging markets Growth Fund (WAEMGF) are pleased to announce the sale of Amethis and WAEMGF participations in Petro Ivoire through a Leveraged Management Buy Out, one of the first of that kind to be structured in the UEMOA region and which enables the founding family...
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17
Aug

Amethis acquires a minority stake in the Merec Industries, leader in the production and distribution of wheat and maize based products in Mozambique.

Amethis Fund II, alongside its partners Kibo Fund II and Proparco are pleased to announce their partnership with Merec Industries of Mozambique. The transaction marks the acquisition of a minority equity stake into an established fully integrated wheat miller with a promising strategy to reinforce its dominant position in Mozambique and expand in the region....
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06
Nov

AMETHIS COMPLETES ITS FIRST DEBT TRANSACTION

Accra, the 24th of October 2013Amethis Finance completes its first debt transaction trough a Tier II loan to UT Bank, one of the fastest growing bank in Ghana.
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23
Oct

INTERVIEW WITH LAUREEN KOUASSI-OLSSON

Paris, le 23 Octobre 2013 Entretien au sujet des évolutions récentes du secteur bancaire Africain réalisé par Guy Registe pour Telesud.
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23
Oct

INVESTMENTS: AFRICAN GROWTH ATTRACTS AMERICAN INVESTORS

Le 11 Octobre 2013, La croissance du continent aiguise l'appétit des investisseurs américains. Grandes enseignes et banques d'affaires veulent leur part du gâteau. Et ce n'est qu'un début. Article d'Alain Faujas.
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20
Oct

AMETHIS DISRUPTS THE AFRICAN PRIVATE EQUITY MARKET WITH “AWA”

Le 17 Octobre 2013, Paris Amethis finalise la mise en oeuvre d'une société d'investissement, baptisée Amethis West Africa (AWA) qui aura son siège à Abidjan, en Côte d'ivoire, et vise un capital de 40 millions d'euros.
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20
Sep

INVESTMENT FUNDS SET OUT TO CONQUER AFRICA

6 Septembre 2013 Le pari de la croissance de la classe moyenne en Afrique, par Isabelle Chaperon
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20
Sep

RENEWABLE ENERGY IS OUR PRIORITY

24 Septembre 2013 Entretien avec Elizabeth Littlefield, PDG de l'OPIC (Overseas Private Investment Corporation), réalisé par Frédéric Maury et Nicolas Teisserenc pour Jeune Afrique.
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