Denton Wilde Sapte advised private equity group Emerging Capital Partners on its third African banking deal in a row. Dentons’ Paris office acted for the group on the acquisition of a $28m (£16.22m) stake in Togo-based regional commercial bank Financial BC SA (FBC). FBC is the holding company and operates 20 branches in Benin, Togo, Gabon, Chad and Guinea. Cabinet Martial Akakpo in Togo advised Dentons on local legal matters. Fénéon et Delabriére was the private vendor’s counsel in Paris.