2018

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2018

New AVCA study - Corporate Governance promotes value creation in African Private Equity backed companies

09 May 2018

Corporate governance improvements are linked to value creation for 85% of PE-backed portfolio companies in Africa, according to AVCA’s 2018 Africa Sustainability Study Wednesday, 9th May 2018, London: The African Private Equity and Venture Capital Associ…

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New AVCA report charts the history and evolution of responsible investing in Africa

30 April 2018

Monday 30th April 2018, London: The pan-African industry association, African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA), released a special report at the 15th Annual AVCA Conference which was held on 23rd and 24th April in Marrakech. An Untol…

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PE exit activity remains resilient despite challenging exit environments

26 April 2018

Private Equity exit activity in North Africa is on a rise. Thursday 26th April 2018, Marrakech – Exits to Private Equity and other financial buyers continued to increase in 2017, to 37%, and now represent the most common exit route, as evidenced by the s…

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AVCA’s Annual Conference launches in Marrakech and highlights potential of PE in Africa

23 April 2018

Monday, 23rd April 2018, Marrakech - High profile keynote speakers, panellists, and investors have opened the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association’s (AVCA) 15th Annual Conference in Morocco. The Conference is hosting the top 600 private …

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AVCA strengthens Board with New Chair and Vice Chair

12 April 2018

The African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) today strengthened its leadership as 'Tokunboh Ishmael, Co-Founder and Managing Director at Alitheia Capital, comes in as Chair of the Board of Directors and Ziad Oueslati, Managing Directo…

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We are proud to announce that the Nigerian Stock Exchange @nsenigeria has joined #AVCAAfrica | Nigeria is set to s… https://t.co/tRyd3yWFox

Congratulations to @AfricInvest_Grp for winning the Small Cap Exit of the Year award @PEAfrica_ awards for… https://t.co/oFdhtfDOez

#AVCAAfrica member African Infrastructure Investment Managers is the continent's most experienced #equity investor… https://t.co/vfw7BN0BME

Verod Capital Management's vehicle for investing in education drives impact across K12-education in West Africa thr… https://t.co/Y954mI59AG

Amethis Finance was presented with the Mid Cap Deal of the Year award @PEAfrica_ 7th Awards! Amethis acquired a min… https://t.co/dpe4bcqm7M