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PeopleForce raises $700k to expand its HR Management solution for SMB’s in frontier markets September 21, 2021 in News

PeopleForce, an HRM solution based out of Kyiv, Ukraine, closes their latest round of investment led by Sturgeon Capital, with the participation of other strategic investors.

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Interview: How and why do British investors invest in startups in Central Asia? September 17, 2021 in News

Sturgeon Investment Director, Robin Butler, is interviewed by STEPPE magazine and discusses the specifics of investing in technology startups in the Central Asian market, Sturgeon's search for interesting startups and the conditions for working with companies in the region.

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FinTech debt as an asset class September 11, 2021 in Frontier Blog

Guest content on FinTech debt as an asset class from CrossBoundary, an influential advisor to investors, entrepreneurs and policymakers in emerging markets.

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Interview with Ali Farid Khwaja: Founder of KTrade (KASB) September 10, 2021 in Frontier Blog

In our interview with Ali Farid Khwaja, founder of KTrade (a Pakistani stock trading app), we learn about his experience of growing a company in a frontier market.

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Swvl: solving mass transit problems in frontier markets August 31, 2021 in Frontier Blog

We report on Swvl, a company solving mass transit problems in frontier markets that is set to become the first Egyptian start-up to go public outside of Egypt.

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Trendyol, Hepsiburada, and the rise of Turkish tech August 31, 2021 in Frontier Blog

We discuss the rise of Turkish technology start-ups, focusing in particular on Trendyol and Hepsiburada.

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Kaspi: The shapeshifter August 24, 2021 in News

The incredible story of Kaspi. From humble beginnings as a Kazakhstan commercial bank, to becoming one of the world's most dominant and comprehensive super-apps. Insight into this frontier markets business with comment from Sturgeon CIO, Kyan Zandiyeh.

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Interview: Why Sturgeon Capital invests in Uzbekistan startups August 05, 2021 in News

Sturgeon CIO, Kiyan Zandiyeh, is interviewed by SPOT magazine and discusses why the fund invests in Uzbekistan startups, what makes the local market attractive, and what project founders should do to find investment.

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Blue Collar HRm Digitalising the frontier workforce July 19, 2021 in Insights

Across frontier markets, blue collar workers are the backbone of economic growth yet they are poorly supported by technology for their Human Resources requirements. In this Sturgeon insight report we analyse the start-ups addressing this gap in the market, the solutions that have been developed and the challenges they face.

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Sturgeon Capital leads $1.2m round Zip24, for SaaS business revolutionising logistics July 01, 2021 in News

Sturgeon Capital is pleased to announce an investment in Zip24, a fast-growing SaaS business optimising logistics for ecommerce players across emerging and frontier markets.

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