Tagged in: July 2015


Investments in African startups double

Seed-stage investing is on the rise globally, accounting for 67% of all venture capital (VC) funds in North America and increasing 19-fold in Europe.

African assets to surpass $1 trillion

Assets under management in Africa’s emerging markets could surpass $1 trillion by 2020, in a further sign of increased demand for investment expertise among the continent’s emerging classes.   …

WTO could block SA private security rules

Crime and policing in South Africa has been under international scrutiny over the past few years, with high-profile cases attracting the roving media circus.…

China-Africa flights set to increase

Over the past couple of decades, one of the symbols of China and Africa’s ever-growing relationship has been the frequent visits of high-level officials between the two regions.…