Briter Bridges

Mega-deal investments prop up Africa’s Fintech space

Market research shows significant increase in volume of deals.
Vincent Matinde
Jan 29, 2021

Worldwide tech M&A deals total US$243.37-bn in Q4 2020 - GlobalData

Value of disclosed M&A market in Africa was US$1.12bn in 2020, according to Briter Bridges research.
Jan 25, 2021

Africa’s disclosed VC investments reached US$2.4bn in 2020

Despite COVID-19 disruptions, investor interest in African start-ups remained strong, with fintech retaining the lion's share of total funding, says Briter Bridges.
Dec 7, 2020

Africa’s digital opportunity in nurturing rise of super apps

Continent could serve as an incubator and leverage digital opportunities associated with the development of these apps.
Nov 5, 2019

Africa tech hub ecosystem surges

Technology hubs thrive across Africa, with a total of 643 identified as of October, as the continent seeks to create its next ‘unicorns’.