ACA portfolio company gets 1st rating

African Capital Alliance’s (ACA) Nigeria-based financial services technology portfolio company has received a first-time short-term rating, by Agusto & Co.

Global Accelerex has been assigned a short-term rating of A-, with a stable outlook.

The company’s rating reflects its strong financial condition evidenced by good profitability, cash flow, satisfactory working capital, and low leverage.

ACA first backed Global Accelerex in 2020, injecting $20 million into the company.

The investor structured the deal through its fourth fund, Capital Alliance Private Equity IV (CAPE IV), closed at $570 million in 2016.

Agusto & Co – we have not had this rating agency before – please explain the agency

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