Data & Reports - 2015

AVCA Spotlight on West Africa Private Equity

AVCA

Published: 1 November 2015

AVCA is pleased to announce the publication of the Spotlight on West Africa Private Equity. The report provides a summary of recent private equity transactions, exits and fundraising activity in the region. Our findings reveal that 311 PE deals were recorded in the region since 2007 with a total deal value of US$6.1bn.

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AVCA Spotlight on West Africa Private Equity

AVCA Spotlight on Southern Africa Private Equity

AVCA

Published: 1 October 2015

AVCA is pleased to announce the publication of the Spotlight on Southern Africa Private Equity. The report provides a summary of recent private equity transactions, exits and fundraising activity in the region. Our findings reveal that 341 PE deals were completed in the region between 2007 and 2014 with a combined value of US$6.7bn.

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AVCA Spotlight on Southern Africa Private Equity

AVCA Spotlight on North Africa Private Equity

AVCA

Published: 1 July 2015

AVCA is pleased to announce the publication of the Spotlight on North Africa Private Equity. The report provides a summary of recent private equity transactions, exits and fundraising activity in the region. Our findings reveal that 156 PE deals were completed in the region between 2007 and 2014 with a combined value of US$5.3bn.

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AVCA Spotlight on North Africa Private Equity

PE Exits in Africa 2014

AVCA and EY

Published: 29 April 2015

The update to the 2013 AVCA and EY’s study Broadening horizons: how do private equity investors create value? highlights a strengthening market for private equity exits in Africa. Private equity firms exited 40 companies between 1 January and 31 December 2014, a 38% increase from 29 exits in 2013.

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PE Exits in Africa 2014

AVCA Limited Partner Survey

AVCA

Published: 28 April 2015

AVCA is pleased to present the second edition of the Limited Partner Survey. The purpose of this report is to provide stakeholders with views, plans and expectations on private equity in Africa from the Limited Partner’s (LP’s) across the globe.

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AVCA Limited Partner Survey

AVCA Spotlight on East Africa Private Equity

AVCA

Published: 1 March 2015

AVCA is pleased to announce the publication of the Spotlight on East Africa Private Equity. The report provides a summary of recent private equity transactions, exits and fundraising activity in the region. Our findings show that PE activity in East Africa is rising with 158 reported transactions between 2007 – 2014 and deal values totaling US$1.5bn.

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AVCA Spotlight on East Africa Private Equity

AVCA African Private Equity Data Tracker

AVCA

Published: 1 February 2015

The African Private Equity Data Tracker draws on data from AVCA’s proprietary private equity (PE) database and provides insights into key trends in PE investment and fundraising in Africa from 2007 – 2014. Our findings show that deal activity on the Continent remains strong with US$8.1bn worth of deals completed in 2014 - the second highest on record.

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AVCA African Private Equity Data Tracker

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