first_imgThursday 2 September 2010 8:35 pm whatsapp KCS-content whatsapp Show Comments ▼ GELDOF SEEKS $1BN FOR AFRICAN FUND Read This Next’A Quiet Place Part II’ Sets Pandemic Record in Debut WeekendFamily ProofHiking Gadgets: Amazon Deals Perfect For Your Next AdventureFamily ProofIndian Spiced Vegetable Nuggets: Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofAmazon roars for MGM’s lion, paying $8.45 billion for studio behind JamesFamily ProofTortilla Mango Cups: Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofNew England Patriots’ Cam Newton says no extra motivation from Mac Jones’SportsnautBack on the Rails for Summer New York to New Orleans, Savannah and MiamiFamily ProofYoga for Beginners: 3 Different Types of Yoga You Should TryFamily ProofWhat to Know About ‘Loki’ Ahead of Disney+ Premier on June 9Family Proof Share Tags: NULL SIR Bob Geldof has launched a private equity fund to raise $1bn for investment in Africa – making it one of the largest in the market for African deals. Geldof has teamed up with Mark Florman, a former executive at UK buyout firm Doughty Hanson, to run the fund. Called 8 Miles, the fund plans to make about 20 investments of between $15m and $80m in agribusinesses, financial services and telecommunications. last_img

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