Wednesday 23 April 2014

Industry News

Africa Investment Outlook: Discussing PE, Energy, Infrastructure

On 27 March, we participated in the Africa Investment Outlook with Cross-border Information’s CbI Meetings, which was hosted by global law firm King & Wood Mallesons SJ Berwin in lovely London offices at the...

Have a Look at a Map of Private Equity in Africa!

Last month, we teamed up with Cross-Border Information for their Africa Investment Outlook (AIO). Their graphic designer created a lovely map of African private equity for the event. Download the map here.

2013 Private Equity Confidence Survey: Seeking Clarity and Opportunities

As in the previous years, the survey has three parts: A review of the 2013 data, based on Africa Assets’ database Text boxes looking into some industry trends and developments, and The actual confidence survey, managed by the Deloitte Nairobi office, which aggregates industry...

Guest Post: Start-up Attention Shifting from Kenya to Nigeria?

  By Russell Southwood from Balancing Act Africa and Smart Monkey TV   Suddenly Lagos is the focus of start-up attention in Africa with the arrival of Angel Fair West Africa and the soon-to-be-launched 88Mph accelerator unit in Lagos. Last week in Lagos I spoke to Tomi...

Tanzania Grappling with the Concept of Private Equity?

  In last year’s Private EquityConfidence Survey that we published with Deloitte, we described Tanzania as the unlikely PE country: It’s not the easiest country to investment in, but managed to attract a number of larger PE deals, chiefly from our down-the-road neighbours...

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