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Venture Capital in Africa: Second Edition

Driving Africa's economic growth

Published: 7 July 2021

We are pleased to present the second edition of AVCA's Venture Capital in Africa report, a study of Africa's venture capital deal activity and investors' profile from 2014 to 2020. This report also features investment case studies from AfricInvest and TPG Growth.

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Venture Capital in Africa: Second Edition

Sector Snapshot: Healthcare

Launched at the AVCA Conference 2021

Published: 20 April 2021

AVCA is pleased to announce the publication of its latest sector snapshot on healthcare. The snapshot provides a concise overview of private equity and venture capital activity in the healthcare sector between 2015-2020.

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Sector Snapshot: Healthcare

Sector Snapshot: Technology

Launched at the AVCA Conference 2021

Published: 20 April 2021

AVCA is pleased to announce the publication of its latest sector snapshot on technology. The snapshot provides a concise overview of private equity and venture capital activity in the technology sector between 2015-2020.

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Sector Snapshot: Technology

2021 African Private Equity Industry Survey

Discover African investors and fund managers' perception of Africa's private equity industry

Published: 15 April 2021

AVCA is pleased to present the second edition of the African Private Equity Industry Survey, a study that provides insight into how both LPs and GPs are evaluating the African private equity industry.

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2021 African Private Equity Industry Survey

2020 Annual African PE Data Tracker

Published: 29 March 2021

We are pleased to present the AVCA Annual African Private Equity Data Tracker; a report showcasing 2020's African private equity fundraising, deals, and exits trends. This report also features regional spotlights and investment case studies.

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2020 Annual African PE Data Tracker

Private Equity and Venture Capital in Africa

Covid-19 Response Report

Published: 26 November 2020

This report highlights the investment opportunities that have emerged in essential sectors and showcase how Africa’s PE and VC industry have risen to the challenge of supporting African economies and companies through the pandemic in order to assure further resilience, recovery and growth.

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Private Equity and Venture Capital in Africa

Raising the Heat: Exploring Climate-consciousness in African Private Equity

Published: 22 April 2020

Now more than ever, we can feel the effects of climate change around us. Even though Africa’s private capital market is aware of the potential climate-risks on the investment being made, what steps are being taken to incorporate climate change into investment decisions? In this new report, we surveyed 45 investors, who are active in African PE on what their climate-change investment concerns were and how they are mitigating these risks, and also present examples of climate-conscious investment opportunities and challenges in Africa.

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Raising the Heat: Exploring Climate-consciousness  in African Private Equity

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