In the February issue of Africa Global Funds, we focus on the foreign exchange (FX) challenges in Africa. Oliver Hoffmann of Investor Relations Exchange shares some interesting observations on the Nigerian market. What is the problem that capital allocators have and what complicates fund performance comparisons? Find more on pp. 12-13.
Whether in East, West or Southern Africa, there are many exciting Fintech opportunities, writes Rob Heath, Partner, HAVAIC. Read on to find more about main considerations for Fintech opportunities in South Africa and beyond on pp. 14-15.
In this month’s edition, we also hear from Vijen Surjooram of EquityRT, who shares his thoughts on market data costs and ways to minimize it. Find more on p.11.
On the private equity front, Paul Boynton of Old Mutual Alternative Investments, addresses some important issues around risk perception on the continent before diving into what the continent can do to be more investor ready. Read more on p.20.