2015

2015

AVCA Research Release: West Africa Private Equity Investments Continue to Rise

30 November 2015

London, UK, 29 October 2015: The report further reveals an improving business environment in the region. Whilst some challenges persist in the region such as an infrastructure and energy deficit, and a relatively under-developed legal framework in the con…

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AVCA Research Release: Southern Africa Private Equity Market Remains Resilient

29 October 2015

London, UK, 29 October 2015: Private equity (PE) in Southern Africa continues to show resilience despite a challenging economic environment, new research by the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) shows. AVCA’s Spotlight on Sout…

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AVCA Research Release: North Africa Private Equity Investment Remains Resilient

30 July 2015

London, UK, 30 July 2015: North Africa private equity (PE) deal activity has remained relatively stable despite a challenging political and economic environment in recent years, new research by the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (A…

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African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association announces changes to Board

01 May 2015

London, United Kingdom, May 1st 2015: The African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) today announces a series of changes to its Board of Directors. Hurley Doddy, Co-Chief Executive Officer of Emerging Capital Partners has been appointe…

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AVCA Research Release: Private Equity Investment in Africa Buoyed by Continuous Growth in 2014

02 March 2015

London, United Kingdom, 2 March 2015: The outlook for private equity in Africa remains exceptionally positive for 2015, a new report by the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) reveals. This is in spite of ongoing challenges conce…

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Verod Capital Management completes 100% acquisition of AXA Mansard Pensions Limited. Read more: https://t.co/wIvzxhhHpj

@ninetyone_sa’s EAIF agrees to invest US$50mn into a US$170mn bond issue in Senegalese telecom company. Read more: https://t.co/YMoy6AS6QN

@IFC_org invests US$12mn to boost Ghana’s steel manufacturing and create new jobs. Read more: https://t.co/bKJsXtvbl0

Helios Investment Partners agrees transformational business combination with Fairfax Africa Holdings. Read more: https://t.co/DnJoxCKBms

@EIB approves debt investment of US$10mn into the InsuResilience Investment Fund. Read more: https://t.co/buUFOsL6SQ