Published: December 2019
Though it has been a year since the Abraaj Group scandal, its impact can still be felt within Africa’s private equity industry. The company’s fall has seen investors change their approach towards private equity firms – demanding more transparency, greater corporate governance as well as improved ESG and compliance standards, in hopes of mitigating the costs of operational risks. In this new environment, how can fund managers ensure that they have the confidence of their investors? Join AVCA’s Compliance and Best Practises Committee chairs, Sarah Shackleton and Shane Rogel as they introduce the AVCA Operational Due Diligence guide. An industry resource designed to help fund managers understand what investors are looking for when they audit the operational aspects of private equity firms.
Published: September 2019
In this webcast, the AVCA Research team presents the AVCA's 2019 Half Year African PE Data Tracker. The report highlights a rising trend in PE investments in Africa's Health Care sector, with a steady fundraising activity for the first half of the year.
Published: May 2019
In this webinar, the AVCA team take you through the AVCA Private Credit Strategies in Africa report. This special report provides an overview of some of the key opportunities and challenges facing the private credit industry in Africa.
Published: May 2019
In this webcast, the AVCA Research team presents the AVCA's Annual African PE Data Tracker. The report highlights a rising trend in PE investments in Africa's information technology sector and persistent interest in the consumer discretionary and consumer staples sectors in 2018. For the first time, the report also includes exit data along with regional spotlights and case studies.
We are pleased to present our Annual African Private Equity Data Tracker; a report showing 2019’s African private e… https://t.co/bTc00xSfAw
Join us on Wednesday, 8th April 2020, for an interactive webinar to discuss the steps industry leaders are taking t… https://t.co/igWB9EdkDq
Over the next ten years, 17% of LPs and 50% of GPs in our African PE Industry Survey expect African PE returns to… https://t.co/lQHTIV7rQ8
Verod Capital backed Tangerine acquires ARM Life Plc. Read more: https://t.co/hbhcHAbaFD
@PartechPartners and @IFC_org led US$9.6mn funding round in fintech @TerraPay. Read more: https://t.co/95yUeJGRQa