africa’s leading internet platform

Silvertree takes full control of DealDey as Ringier exits to shift their focus

10 March 2017

An interview with DealDey CEO Kehinde Oriola, adapted from TechMoran. 1) How is the progress at DealDey? DealDey and our expansions Promohub and Lyf as well as their teams are all working incredibly hard on our mission to give all Nigerians good value for their money in online and offline-to-online retail. Specifically in tough times […]

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Silvertree acquires Nigeria’s TopCheck, forming Africa’s largest price comparison group

16 February 2017

Silvertree Internet Holdings (, Africa’s leading Internet platform, has acquired Nigerian price comparison site TopCheck ( for an undisclosed amount. TopCheck is Nigeria’s leading price comparison site for financial services offering free online comparison for insurance products, loans, and broadband internet plans. The website recorded fast growth in 2016, processing up to 3 billion Naira […]

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UCOOK and Silvertree Internet Holdings team up to bring gourmet home cooking to the African continent

11 November 2016

To make cooking accessible and fun for all inspired home cooks across Africa, Cape Town e-food delivery service UCOOK has recently partnered with Africa’s leading internet platform, Silvertree Internet Holdings. The investment by Silvertree in UCOOK will aid in infrastructural development to meet expansion needs quickly and effectively. With customer base growth at 800% over […]

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Pet Heaven accelerating growth through investment and partnership with Silvertree Internet Holdings

18 July 2016

Rapidly-growing online pet food and accessory store Pet Heaven ( recently secured investment from Silvertree Internet Holdings, to further accelerate its growth throughout South Africa. The investment will see Silvertree providing expansion capital for Pet Heaven, as well as supporting Pet Heaven through synergies with other Silvertree e-commerce companies, such as Faithful to Nature and […]

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Ringier and Silvertree buy DealDey and form Ringier Africa Deals Group

24 March 2016

Lagos, Nigeria March 23, 2016 Ringier Africa Deals Group, a newly-founded joint venture between Swiss Ringier Africa AG and South African Silvertree Internet Holdings (Pty) Ltd, today announces it has acquired one of Nigeria’s biggest online shopping platforms, DealDey. The acquisition represents an expansion of Ringier Africa’s portfolio beyond publishing and digital marketing in Nigeria […]

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Silvertree Internet Holdings to Invest $10m in African Startups in 2016

12 January 2016

South African Consumer Focused Internet Platform Closes 2015 with Record 330% Y-O-Y Growth to >$10 M in revenue Silvertree Internet Holdings, the Cape Town-based consumer focused Internet platform, is today announcing it has recorded 330% p.a growth for 2015 to >$10m in revenue, its strongest year since operations began in 2013. Following this news, the […]

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Silvertree and Kevin Tucker Acquire Naspers’ PriceCheck

4 November 2015

S​ilvertree I​nternet Holdings and Kevin Tucker have acquired PriceCheck, a leading online price comparison platform, from global media giant, Naspers, for an undisclosed sum. The deal, signed this week, sees Tucker reacquire the company he started in 2006, having sold it to Naspers in 2010. Now in its ninth year, PriceCheck is Africa’s largest price […]

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We Are Monsters secures investment, partnership with Silvertree Internet Holdings

7 September 2015

Cape Town, 2015 – We Are Monsters (WAM), the newly-founded web and mobile development agency, will be entering a partnership with tech investor Silvertree Internet Holdings to help build the next frontier of tech and digital business across Africa. We Are Monsters will be Silvertree’s preferred web and mobile development provider for their portfolio, and […]

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Silvertree invests over R20m in first seven months of 2015

28 August 2015

Cape Town-based Silvertree Internet Holdings has invested over R20m in existing and new consumer-focused technology companies in the first seven months of 2015, and has enjoyed month-on-month revenue growth of over 10% across the portfolio in 2015, and as much as 40% monthly for some ventures. Silvertree investments included over R16m of first-time investments in […]

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The comparison website Click n Compare is taking Africa by storm

19 August 2015

Click n Compare, a South African focused comparison website is expanding their outreach after a very successful year with a strong month on month growth of 40%. Alongside the South African success of the brand comes now their expansion into both Nigeria and Kenya. Established in 2013, Click n Compare is a one-stop portal for […]

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