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M-KOPA secures $75m

Africa’s leading connected asset financing platform attracts fresh capital from leading international investors, including Broadscale and Generation Investment Management.

Bright Computing sold to NVIDIA

Strategic acquisition of the leading enterprise-grade software for managing distributed clusters for AI and edge-to-core-to-cloud High Performance Computing.

Aava Mobile acquired by Pepperl+Fuchs

Strategic acquisition of the global leader in enterprise-grade POS tablets for retail & hospitality and pioneer in SoftPOS tablet, the next generation of mobile POS and payment terminal.

Tandem £60m capitalization and expansion

One of Europe’s reference digital banks, offering a wide range of savings, credit and lending products to UK consumers.

Ekahau sold to Ziff Davis

Strategic acquisition of the global software leader for Wi-Fi planning & troubleshooting.

DEPsys secures CHF13.2m investment led by BNP Paribas and SET Ventures

Technological leader in power distribution orchestration for Distribution System Operators.

Baywater Healthcare acquired by Bastide Le Confort Medical

Leader in the UK home oxygen therapy market.

Borro, private placement

Largest US and UK personal asset lender requiring capital to scale internationally.

Pagero secures minority recap by Summa Equity

Leading Nordic provider of cloud based purchase-to-pay, order-to-cash and logistic-to-pay (TMS) software.

Nutmeg secures £30m investment from Convoy and existing investors

Strategic investment by Hong Kong’s largest listed financial advisory firm.

Nutmeg secures £12m investment from Taipei Fubon Bank

Strategic investment by Taiwan’s second largest financial services firm, Fubon Financial.

ETA Devices sold to Nokia

Eta Devices’ breakthrough ETAdvanced power management technology solves the fundamental power challenges in the mobile communications industry.

Engage Sciences merged with Wayin Inc.

Marketing campaign automation platform for large brands.

MTT sold to Travelport

Largest independent specialist mobile travel software developer.

Ipanema sold to Thoma Bravo/InfoVista

Strategic expansion from telco network management to enterprise application performance management.

Acunu, acquired by Apple

One of a small group of European big-data analytics businesses.

Mopay AG sold to Boku

Creating the world’s leading direct carrier billing mobile payments player.

MindMatics GmBH acquired by Acision

Largest German bank mobile messaging vendor.

Semetric (MusicMetric) acquired by Apple

Leading music analytics business.

Thomsons Online Benefits sold to Abry Partners

Europe’s leading benefits SaaS software vendor.

Elektrobit divestiture of PropSim fader business to Anite

Strategic sale of niche fader hardware business to help Anite broaden its network testing portfolio.

OneDrum acquired by Yammer

Collaborative Microsoft Office editing applications.

Clearswift sale to Lyceum

Recapitalisation of one of Europe’s larger endpoint security software companies.

Mobile Interactive Group sold to Velti

UK’s leading mobile-first advertising and campaign management vendor.

Zeus acquired by Riverbed

Cloud network traffic management software.

PacketExchange sale to GTT

International network services.

LoveFILM acquired by Amazon

Strategic acquisition of Europe’s leading film rental/streaming vendor which has since evolved into the Amazon streaming business.

Lagan Technologies sold to Accel-KKR backed KANA

Expansion by customer support software vendor KANA into the local government CRM space.

VirtualLogix sold to Red Bend

Mobile middleware virtualisation software.

MAX secures $31 million investment led by Lightrock and Global Ventures

Seamless transportation experience powered by innovation, technology, and eco-friendly infrastructure.

Capricorn Digital (trading as Baxi) acquired by MFS Africa

Strategic acquisition of one of Nigeria’s most prominent fin-tech’s by one of the continent’s leading fin-tech players.

SPARK Schools secures series C equity investment led by Creadev and Finnfund

High quality K-12 education accessible to the many combining teacher-led instruction and adaptive software.

Shell takes a minority stake in d.light and provides liquidity to early investors

Largest secondary to date in the off-grid solar sector.

CloudFactory secures $65m investment led by FTV Capital

Impact sourced data labelling for AI, machine learning and data processing applications.

Twiga Foods secures $30m investment led by Goldman Sachs

Africa’s next generation tech-enabled market for fresh produce and FMCG products.

d.light secures $41m investment led by Inspired Evolution

World’s largest pay-as-you-go off-grid solar player.

MAX Lightrock MAX secures $31 million investment led by Lightrock and Global Ventures Seamless transportation experience powered by innovation, technology, and eco-friendly infrastructure. Baxi, Capricorn Digital MFS Africa Capricorn Digital (trading as Baxi) acquired by MFS Africa Strategic acquisition of one of Nigeria’s most prominent fin-tech’s by one of the continent’s leading fin-tech players. Spark Schools Creadev SPARK Schools secures series C equity investment led by Creadev and Finnfund High quality K-12 education accessible to the many combining teacher-led instruction and adaptive software. d.light Shell Shell takes a minority stake in d.light and provides liquidity to early investors Largest secondary to date in the off-grid solar sector. CloudFactory secures $65m investment led by FTV Capital CloudFactory secures $65m investment led by FTV Capital CloudFactory secures $65m investment led by FTV Capital Impact sourced data labelling for AI, machine learning and data processing applications. Twiga Foods secures $30m investment led by Goldman Sachs Twiga Foods secures $30m investment led by Goldman Sachs Twiga Foods secures $30m investment led by Goldman Sachs Africa’s next generation tech-enabled market for fresh produce and FMCG products. d.light Inspired Evolution d.light secures $41m investment led by Inspired Evolution World’s largest pay-as-you-go off-grid solar player. Cellulant TPG Capital

Largest investment ever in an Africa-dedicated fintech group.

Greenlight Planet secures $60m equity and debt investment led by Apis Partners

Leading pay-as-you-go off-grid solar player.

Sendy secures investment from DAI Magister

DAI Magister’s own investment into Africa’s premier commercial delivery platform.

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