An EMPEA Professional Development Webcast with CrossBoundary LLC, International Finance Corporation and Schulze Global Investments
Join experts from CrossBoundary LLC, International Finance Corporation and Schulze Global Investments for a discussion on private investment opportunities in high growth markets at the frontier and beyond. This webcast will cover a macro overview of frontier markets generally as well as a deeper dive into the investment prospects of several unique markets such as Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Iraq, Mongolia, and South Sudan.
Topics discussed, include:
How are frontier markets defined and what is the general investment landscape across these diverse geographies?
What is the investment thesis for frontier markets and beyond? How can these markets provide portfolio diversification?
Who are the current players in these geographies, and how is the stakeholder landscape evolving (i.e. development aid vs. private sector)? Who are the best potential local and global partners?
What are the challenges that private equity investors face, and what strategies/tools can investors utilize to mitigate risks?