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Vincent Le Guennou, Co-CEO, Emerging Capital Partners

Private equity firm Emerging Capital Partners looking to raise additional $750M for Africa deals

Emerging Capital Partners, the buyout firm that’s made more than 50 investments in Africa, is seeking as much as $750 million as it pursues further deals.

Hurley Doddy, Co-Founder, Managing Director, & Co-CEO of Emerging Capital Partners (ECP)

Private Equity in Africa: Emerging Capital Partners' Hurley Doddy on myths of Africa & the arrival of PE megafirms

Fundraising in Africa reached a record $4 billion in 2014, but the demand for capital still far exceeds the supply, a panel of private equity executives told attendees of the Global Private Equity Conference hosted earlier this week by the International Finance Corp. and the Emerging Markets Private Equity Association.

National Bank of Canada buys stake in Ivory Coast financial services firm NSIA

National Bank of Canada buys stake in Ivory Coast financial services firm NSIA

National Bank of Canada is expanding beyond its traditional base in Central Canada, buying a stake in a financial services firm based…

AfrAsia Bank

National Bank of Canada buys 9.5% stake in Mauritius-based AfrAsia Bank

National Bank of Canada bought a 9.5 percent stake in Mauritius-based AfrAsia Bank Ltd., its first African investment.