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African private equity: In search of a solid 3x

From rising to falling star, Africa rewards those with discipline, patience and the skills to build a market leader.

DOWNLOAD: Why African private equity is worth the wait

Read our interactive presentation to find out why patience pays off when it comes to the continent’s PE opportunities.

Seven key trends in African private equity

The private equity industry is finding its feet again in the continent after a series of macro shocks.

Duet: ‘Cautious’ LPs eye deal-by-deal investing in Africa

Fundraising in the continent has seen better days as investors look for strategies with more transparency than traditional private equity fund structures.

The next wave of African PE

A potential goldmine of private equity opportunity beckons in a market where dealflow has been tougher than expected.

How Partners Group will tap more South African LPs

The newly-formed Helical Capital Partners will target around $300m for its Global Value Fund 2018 SA, which will be managed by Partners Group.

Actis eyes double fund launch by year-end – exclusive

The growth markets manager is set to launch a financial services fund and its fifth Africa-focused vehicle.

Why timing matters in emerging markets

Vehicles reached peak TVPI in their eighth year after launch, compared with the 10th year for developed markets, according to a report from eFront.

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