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‘EAC attractive to investors’

Published on December 01, 2016

East Africa continues to experience robust Private Equity (PE) activity and an increasingly strong exit environment according to the latest Spotlight on East Africa Private Equity report released by the African Private Equity and Venture Association.

The results indicate that the region’s diversified economies and newly emerging markets are becoming increasingly attractive to investors on the continent at a time when other regions have been exposed to commodity price-driven volatility.

The findings show that East Africa reported a total of 167 PE deals between 2010 and 2016, with a total deal value of $1.4 billion (Shs5 trillion). Read more. Source | Daily Monitor