Data & Reports - 2020

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

2019 Annual African PE Data Tracker

Published: 31 March 2020

We are pleased to present the AVCA Annual African Private Equity Data Tracker; a report showcasing 2019's African private equity fundraising, deals, and exits trends. This report also features regional spotlights and investment case studies.

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2019 Annual African PE Data Tracker

African Private Equity Industry Survey

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

Published: 3 March 2020

AVCA is pleased to present the first edition of the African Private Equity Industry Survey; a study which provides insight on how both LPs and GPs are evaluating African private equity industry.

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African Private Equity Industry Survey

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