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8 October 2015

NBK Capital exits Turkish aquaculture firm Kiliç Deniz

time-726739_1280 Dubai-headquartered NBK Capital Partners has sold its equity investment in Kiliç Deniz, a Turkey-based specialist of sea- and fresh-water fish production.

1 October 2015

Tiba deal marks Abraaj Group’s second Egyptian education investment

happy-children-876541_1280 Dubai-based The Abraaj Group has tapped its second North Africa Fund to invest in Egypt-based education services provider Tiba Group.

21 September 2015

Abraaj partner sworn in as Egypt’s minister for industry, foreign trade, SMEs

Tarek Kabil Abraaj Abraaj partner Tarek Kabil has been sworn in as minister of industry, foreign trade and SMEs in Egypt's new cabinet.

16 September 2015

Abraaj looking to offload payment provider Network International

payments_lrg Private equity firm Abraaj Group is reportedly looking to exit United Arab Emirates-based payments provider Network International, AltAssets understan

14 September 2015

Apollo eyes Saudi supermarket chain Al-Raya for first Middle East deal

vegetables-317497_1280 Listed US private equity giant Apollo Global Management is reportedly looking to make Saudi Arabia supermarket chain Al-Raya For Foodstuff its first Middle East acquisition.

11 September 2015

KKR’s first-ever Middle East deal hits valuation snag

womens-clothing-483833_1280 KKR's attempt to make its first-ever Middle East investment has reportedly hit a snag over a disagreement about the value of buyout target Azadea Group.

10 September 2015

KKR is lead investor in $42m investment in Optimal+

software binary code computer KKR, the New York-based private equity giant, was the lead investor in a $42m growth equity investment in Optimal+, a so-called “big data” analytics company that provides products and services for the international semiconductor industry, KKR and Optimal+ have announced. KKR made its investment alongside two existing lead investors, Carmel Ventures and Pitango, both of which are[...]

10 September 2015

Kuwait’s Americana could see up to $5bn valuation in reported Temasek, Savola bidding

fried-chicken-250863_1280 Kuwaiti franchise restaurant operator Americana has denied receiving bids for the business from a team of Singapore sovereign investor Temasek and Saudi Arabia's Savola Group.

26 August 2015

Abraaj, Fajr and Gulf bid for Saudi supermarket chain Al Raya

vegetable_market_supermarket Three Gulf-based private equity firms are reportedly bidding for Saudi supermarket chain Al Raya for Foodstuff Co, AltAssets understands.

18 August 2015

Duet – CI Capital hires Abraaj’s Helal to run $300m Egypt PE fund

egypt-11043_1280 The investment joint venture between alternative asset manager Duet Group and Egyptian investment bank CI Capital has hired Abraaj Group's Amr Helal to run its Egyptian Opportunities private equity fund.

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