AVCA, RisCura and SAVCA release - The search for returns: Investor views on Private Equity in Africa

02 Apr 2014

LAGOS, 2ND APRIL 2014: Africa’s resilience to the global economic growth slow-down, attractive demographics, and its many economic, political and social reforms have all contributed to cementing the continent’s place as the most attractive investment destination for global emerging market private equity investors.

As the African private equity (PE) landscape evolves and expands, investors’ continent-wide search for returns becomes ever more complex.

An inaugural study, The search for returns, conducted by the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA), RisCura, and the South African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association, charts investor attitudes to African private equity, providing an effective benchmarking and investor insight tool for both new and well-established industry practitioners.

The research launched today at the 11th Annual AVCA conference.

Read the complete press release here and download the Report

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