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Where OMAI sees opportunity in Africa

June 4, 2017

Extracts from an interview with Paul Boynton, the Chief Executive Officer of Old Mutual Alternative Investments, on where Africa’s largest private alternative investment manager sees [more...]

Carlyle has 2 Egyptian deals in its sights

June 4, 2017

In an interview, Eric Kump, Managing Director and Co-Head of Carlyle‘s Africa business, tells Bloomberg that the global investment firm is eyeing two opportunities in Egypt for its $700 million [more...]

Kuramo’s investment in Transcentury

May 7, 2017

A Q&A piece with Shaka Kariuki, the Kuramo Capital Partner who is now Chair of Transcentury, a Kenyan investor in infrastructure projects which is one of the U.S. fund’s more high-profile [more...]

Investing in Africa’s tech ecosystem

May 7, 2017

A look at Velocity Capital’s investment philosophy in Africa written by Andile Masuku in IOL’s Business Report last week.  The early-stage fintech investor has stakes in two companies on the [more...]

Driving forces behind financial inclusion

April 30, 2017

Contributed by Ed Higenbottam, Managing Director at Verdant Capital Driving financial inclusion in Africa: Verdant Capital has identified four main themes as the driving forces behind financial [more...]
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