Tags: Debt Investment, Fintech, Goldman Sachs, Nubank
(Valor Econômico) Brazilian fintech startup Nubank has received a R$200m debt investment from Goldman Sachs. Read more
Tags: Advent International, Agribusiness, Agrochemical, Mexico, Viakem S.A.
(Press Release) Advent has agreed to acquire VIAKEM, a Mexican manufacturer of fine chemicals for the global agrochemical industry. The transaction is expected to close in the third quarter of 2016. Read more
Tags: Brazil, Cmesmetics, Consumer, CRP Companhia de Participações, NG France, Retail
(Fusões e Aquisições) Brazil’s CRP Companhia de Participações has made a R$6m investment in cosmetic products company NG France. Read more
Tags: Bermuda, Clarien Bank, Jamaica, Portland Private Equity
(Jamaica Observer) Group Ltd (CGL), owner of Clarien Bank Ltd in Bermuda that shareholder Edmund Gibbons Ltd and new investors Portland Private Equity (PPE) will be re-seeding the company with an additional US$12.6m for its banking operation. Read more
Tags: Colombia, Grupo Sura, Impact Investing, Innovation, Programa de Inversión Veronorte, Venture Capital, Veronorte
(Veronorte) Veronorte and Grupo Sura have partnered to create a new VC investment program, Programa de Inversión Veronorte, through which the firms will be able to identify and invest in businesses with high-growth potential, a strategy that aligns with SURA’s business strategy and that have positive economic, environment and social impact in the regions in which they reside.
Tags: Affero Lab, Brazil, Caribbean Fund, Confrapar, Edtech, Education Technology, IFC African, Latin American, Quicklessons
(Valor Econômico) Brazilian corporate training provider Affero Lab, a portfolio company of Bertelsmann and the IFC African, Latin American, and Caribbean Fund, has acquired education platform QuickLessons from Confrapar. Read more
Tags: Angel Ventures Mexico, Auria Capital, Core Ventures Group, Credit, Fintech, Guadalajara, Kueski, Loans, Mexico, Venture Capital, Victory Park Capital
(Businesswire) Kueski has closed a US$35M round of equity and debt funding. The $10M equity investment was co-led by investors Richmond Global Ventures, Rise Capital, CrunchFund and Variv Capital, with participation from Victory Park Capital and existing investors Angel Ventures Mexico, Core Ventures Group and Auria Capital. Read more
Tags: Actis, Aela Energia, Aurora Wind Farm, Chile, Mainstream Renewable Power, Renewable Energy, Sarco Wind Farm, Senvion, Turbine Supply, Wind Energy, Wind Farm
(Press Release)Global wind and solar company Mainstream Renewable Power has concluded a contract with Senvion, a leading global manufacturer of wind turbines, for the supply and installation of 93 wind turbines for two wind farm projects in Chile. The Sarco and Aurora wind farms are owned by Aela Energia, the joint venture between Actis (60%) and Mainstream Renewable Power (40%). Read more