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By funding local fund managers, this VC firm hopes to access innovative startups

The typical venture capital model involves one party — the venture capitalist — getting money from financial institutions, family offices, pension funds, and individuals, which they then invest in startups. …

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QED makes its first African investment, backing Nigerian fintech TeamApt in $50M+ deal

QED Investors, a U.S. fintech-focused venture capital firm, has led a new investment in TeamApt, a Nigerian fintech that provides business payments and banking platforms. The investment was over $50 million, according to sources …

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The LP View: Firms need a path to profitability even if it means slower growth, says Capria Ventures

Lured by the region’s growth potential, US-based fund-of-funds Capria Ventures says it will soon announce some direct investments in Southeast Asia. So far, Capria Ventures has been investing in Asia …

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Capria’s VC playbook driving tech growth across the global south: An interview with Capria’s Jack Knellinger

In 2015, Jack Knellinger, having worked as a software engineer, teamed up with Dave Richards, and Will Poole to embark on a venture capital adventure. The trio discovered each other …

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VC Slowdown Goes South

Following up on my comments on headwinds from three directions last quarter, I have two dismal topics,  and one uplifting topic to discuss: 1. our recent survey confirms that the …

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Swvl Acquires Urbvan => Growing Commuter Solutions for LatAm

Close to 8M people use inter-city commuter routes in Mexico. That might seem a small percentage of the 130M population in the country, but the commuters are increasing steadily and …

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Rondas de la semana: Startups, fondos y sectores que movieron LatAm

Un reporte de*Movile* (el holding detrás de *iFood*) dirigido por la plataforma brasileña de innovación *Distrito* identificó que se pactaron 4.200 transacciones en Brasil, México, Colombia y Argentina en los …

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Eduvanz Secures Rs 50 Cr Debt And Clocks 300% Growth In FY22

Leading fintech with an NBFC licence that is a market leader in providing low-cost EMI solutions for learning and learning-related needs, Eduvanz has announced that it has raised INR 50 …

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With US$700,000 pre-seed round, Mexican startup Midoconline plans to expand

The telehealth company closed a round led by Angel Ventures, a Mexican venture capital firm dedicated to early-stage investments. The Chinese-American fund SOSV and angel investors John Farrell (former Google …

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Egypt state banks setting up $85 million fintech innovation fund

CAIRO, March 20 (Reuters) – Egypt’s three biggest state-owned banks are setting up an $85 million financial technology fund that aims to accelerate innovation in the sector, venture capital firm …

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