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Embracing the Lion: The Private Equity Climate in Africa

Emerging markets private equity fund of funds investor Avanz Capital has published a report on private equity in Africa titled “Embracing the Lion: The Private Equity Climate in Africa.” Avanz Capital argues for the growth potential of African private equity based on the underpenetrated state of the market and low entry prices, and observes that diligent investors have been able to make outsized returns while minimizing perceived risks.