VC firm HAVAIC raises US$20 million to invest in African tech startups

SOUTH AFRICA – HAVAÍC, an investment and advisory firm, has announced the third and final close of the HAVAÍC Universum Core African Fund, a US$20 million fund that will invest in early-stage technology companies in South, East, and West Africa.  The Cape Town-headquartered HAVAÍC is an investment and advisory firm that invests in and supports early-stage, high-growth African technology businesses…

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Fintech company CompariSure raises US$980k to expand in South African market

SOUTH AFRICA – CompariSure, a financial services firm that distributes financial services products via its unique chatbot technology, has raised R15 million (US$980k) in pre-Series A fundraising from HAVAIC and 4Di, with HAVAIC heading the round. The funds will be used to help CompariSure expand its footprint in the South African market. “This investment round is an important milestone for…

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