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dc.description.abstractAfrica’s transformation calls for us to challenge today’s orthodoxy. One such orthodoxy is on the options for financing development. How can we scale up the role of the private sector in financing development? There is no doubt that Africa offers itself as the next big destination for global investments, including private equity. It has a fast growing economy and solid pro-growth factors such as macroeconomic stability and abundance of human and natural resources to be harnessed. There is need to address the key challenges limiting the growth of private equity in Africa: Negative perceptions from investors on the continent; High cost in raising capital; Low levels of skilled people to deal with private equity issues; and High risk of investment in the continent. in this session to explore key policy actions to be undertaken by governments/private sector so as to put the private equity industry on the path of sustainable growth.en
dc.titleTalking Points : building private equity and private capital markets in Africaen
ags.subjectClassification02.08.01 Capital Marketsen
ags.publisherPlaceAddis Ababa:en
ags.publisherNameUN. ECA,en
dc.coverage.spatialAFR
dc.coverage.spatialAfrica
dc.date.accessioned2018-12-28T08:14:46Z
dc.date.available2019-05-06T07:10:25Z
dc.date.issued2013-05
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10855/36597
dc.format.extent2 p.
dc.languageeng
dc.typeFact sheet
uneca.workflow.processedtrue
ags.creatorCorporateUnited Nations. Economic Commission for Africa.
ags.subjectThesaurusCAPITAL MARKETS
ags.subjectThesaurusFINANCIAL RESOURCES
ags.subjectThesaurusEQUITY
ags.subjectThesaurusPRIVATE SECTOR
ags.subjectThesaurusPUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS
ags.availabilityNumberb11558702
ags.availabilityNumber2013
ags.availabilityLocationECA-HQ
ags.rights.termsofusepublic
ags.JNb11558702
uneca.language.supporteden


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