Markus Villig

Bolt scores R11bn funding to scale up

The new funds will be used to expand and further improve Bolt's full suite of mobility and delivery products.
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Mar 4, 2021

Bolt gets R363m for Africa, Eastern Europe expansion

The International Finance Corporation investment will support entrepreneurship, empower women and increase access to affordable mobility in the regions.
May 26, 2020

Bolt raises €100m for Europe and Africa expansion

Company plans to introduce new services, including delivery services to its largest markets.
Nov 11, 2019

Bolt launches €10-m Environmental Impact Fund

Kenya-based M-Kopa will be the first beneficiary of the fund.
Mar 7, 2019

Taxify changes name to Bolt

The ride-hailing platform is changing its name to Bolt and introducing a new logo from today.
Aug 2, 2017

China's Didi Chuxing invests in Taxify across Europe and Africa

Investment from new partnership will fund innovation and growth for Taxify across both continents.
Feb 23, 2017

Taxify gains traction in Africa

Company says its drivers on the continent make more trips than European counterparts and expansion is on the cards.