September 21

IFC Leads $5 Million Extension Round in Ivorian SAAS E-Commerce Platform ANKA

By Tage Kene-Okafor

ANKA, an Ivorian SaaS e-commerce platform for African businesses, has raised $5 million. The pre-Series A extension round is a mix of equity and debt; last January, ANKA, formerly Afrikrea, raised $6.2 million. The seven-year-old startup has secured $13.5 million from investors since its inception.

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Source: Tech Crunch (link opens in a new window)

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