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April 2017

Investec exits SA Taxi mezzanine investment

April 30, 2017

Investec Asset Management has exited its mezzanine investment in SA Taxi, the South African taxi financing company which it originally backed through its first private equity fund in 2011. Terms of [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...]

Time for more hedge funds in Africa?

April 30, 2017

Short-term volatility and uncertainty in the Africa growth story create opportunities for hedge funds. Kurt Davis discusses some of the sectors which should be attractive to the asset class. Read [more...]
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