Tuesday 21 February 2017

Industry News

South African PE Continues to Outperform Listed Markets in Q3 2016

SAVCA and RisCura have released their third quarter report for 2016, showing that private equity still outperforms listed equities over the ten-year period ending 30 September 2016: ‘The report – which tracks a...

SAVCA: Private Equity Plays Growing Role in Funding Infrastructure Gap

SAVCA released latest figures from their 2016 Private Equity Industry Performance Survey, showing the growing role that the industry plays in financing infrastructure development in sub Saharan Africa: The survey indicates that of the ZAR165.3bn in assets under management (committed...

SAVCA: SA PE Returns for Q2 Highlight Value of Asset Class

The latest performance record of South African private equity, as reflected in the RisCura-SAVCA South African Private Equity Performance Report for the second quarter of 2016, confirms the capacity of this asset class to deliver steady returns in a setting of moderate...

SAVCA/RisCura: SA Private Equity Shows Ten-Year IRR of 19%

The latest RisCura-SAVCA South African Private Equity Performance Report for the first quarter of 2016 shows that the South African private equity industry remains resilient, delivering a ten-year internal rate of return (IRR) of 19% at the end 31 March 2016, up from 18...

RisCura Guest Post: Are South African Asset Prices Overvalued?

By Mark Winter, Analyst, RisCura. Republished with permission.   If you own equity in South African companies that derive most of their income from business activities within South Africa, you might need to start adjusting your thoughts about what they are really worth, despite...

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