Actis


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Actis

(programming)
An approach to integrated CASE by Apollo.
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Dubai: Actis, the private equity firm based in the UK, said it has assumed the management rights of two of Abraaj's fund.
One of Abraaj's former rivals, emerging markets investor Actis, launched a bid to take over Abraaj's Africa funds in September.
As Actis consolidates its position as one of the biggest fund managers on the continent, rival firms such as Africa-focused private equity investors Helios have unveiled plans for their biggest pan-African fund yet, which hopes to raise $1.25bn for African investment.
In 2014, Actis acquired a majority shareholding in Compuscan embarking on a "buy-and-build" strategy together with management to expand the product offering and scale of the business and create one of the leading emerging market credit bureaus.
Actis' joins other potential buyers such as Kuwait's Agility, which has teamed up with New York-based Centerbridge Partners for its bid, York Capital and Abu Dhabi Financial Group.
BofA Merrill Lynch and Barclays Capital acted as exclusive financial advisors to InterGen and Scotia Capital acted as exclusive financial advisor to Actis in the transaction.
According to a statement from Actis MediS' acquisition includes a 34,000mA manufacturing facility in the Rufisque district of Dakar, Senegal.
In partnership with the Moukarim Family, Abraaj acquired its stake from previous shareholders, Actis and the founding family, with the latter retaining a minority stake in the company.
BDA acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Actis on the transaction.
| FASHION IN THE STREETS: Models wear a collection by designer Carlotta Actis Barone near Somerset House in London
Actis concentrates on six sectors - business services; consumers; financial services; industrials; energy; and real estate - according to two principal themes: rising personal wealth and domestic consumption, driven by the rapid expansion of the consumer class; and investment in domestic infrastructure.
"Gas Natural Fenosa has built a strong, well-managed asset and Actis will work with the current management team to provide a first class customer service to its customers.