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Foresight Africa

Top priorities for the continent in 2017 The Brooking Institute This iteration of Foresight Africa, aims to capture the top priorities for Africa in 2017, offering recommendations for African and international stakeholders for creating and supporting a strong,...

Global Foreign Direct Investment Reached its Highest Level Since 2008

The UNCTAD World Investment Report 2016 says that the global recovery in foreign direct investment (FDI) was strong in 2015, with foreign direct investment flows jumping by 38%. However, part of the growth in FDI was due to very large corporate reconfigurations by...

African Economic Outlook 2016

How Africa urbanises will be critical to the continent’s future growth and development, according to the African Economic Outlook 2016 released today at the African Development Bank Group’s 51st Annual Meetings. Click Here For Full Report:...

Africa Private Equity Exits Reach a Nine-year High

Private equity exits in Africa reached a nine-year high in 2015, even as firms held onto their investments longer due to economic uncertainty, according to data from EY and the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA). Click here for Full Report:...