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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.

7 July 2015

Actis exits eight-year Mouka mattress investment to Abraaj

mattress-277906_1280 Emerging markets private equity investor Actis has sold its majority stake in Nigerian mattress brand Mouka to fellow buyout house Abraaj.

25 June 2015

Wamda hits first close for $75m-targeting MENA tech fund

board-410099_1280 MENA-focused investment firm Wamda Capital has held a first close for its $75m-targeting fund aimed at promising tech startups in the region.

20 May 2015

Abraaj, Emirates NBD ‘considering IPO’ of Network International

Dubai International Financial Centre The Abraaj Group and Emirates NBD PJSC "are considering an initial public offering" of Network International, a credit-card payments processing unit they own, Bloomberg is reporting, citing three unidentified people with knowledge of the matter.

23 February 2015

Abraaj registers $48m for growth markets fund

dubai-5_sq Dubai-headquartered private equity investor Abraaj Group has pulled in at least $48m for its Growth Markets Fund.

5 February 2015

TPG pens first deal in Saudi Arabia with Kudu purchase

download (23) Private equity majors Abraaj and TPG Capital have agreed a deal to purchase a majority stake in Saudi Arabian fast-food chain Kudu.

27 January 2015

Abraaj nears $1bn mark for third Africa fund

south-african-road-1097295-m Emerging markets investor Abraaj Group has reportedly pulled in nearly $1bn for its Africa Fund III.

2 January 2015

Abraaj scraps BiscoMisr pursuit after Kellogg beats offer again

BiscoMisr biscuits Emerging markets private equity major The Abraaj Group has pulled out of the bidding for Egyptian cake and biscuit maker BiscoMisr after being outbid yet again by industry giant Kellogg.

17 December 2014

Abraaj drops 21% stake of Egypt’s Integrated Diagnostics in sale to Actis

hospital-bed-521961-m Middle East-based Abraaj Group said it has made a ‘successful exit’ from healthcare provider Integrated Diagnostics Holdings (IDH) by selling a 21 per cent of its stake to Actis Capital.

1 December 2014

Kellogg raises offer for Bisco Misr

download (5) The bidding war for Egyptian food company Bisco Misr shows no sign of slowing as Kellogg has reportedly raised its offer once again.

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