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Africa investor (Ai) Group, is an Investment Banking oriented Advisory Firm, which also supplies a broad range of investment data, research, broadcast and published content to a growing number of international investors with interests in Africa.
Africa investor (Ai) Capital is the principal investment arm of Africa investor and runs the Group’s Search Fund, which provides Origination Services to Fund Managers, Institutional Investors and Development Finance Institutions seeking investable transactions and partners in Africa.
Africa investor (Ai) Business Media, publishes Africa investor magazine, the leading international magazine for Africa's investment decision makers (published in English and Chinese); maintains the prestigious Africa investor (Ai) 100 Index Series (Africa’s Dow Jones), and hosts Ai CEO Investment Roundtables on Infrastructure, Capital Markets, Agribusiness & Tourism investment opportunities.
Archive for January, 2015
The Ai40 Index continued to climb, recording its second week of improvement, albeit only slightly. Last week’s value of 110.78 was raised by just 0.01 points; the Index closed Friday on a value of 110.79 – this, despite a nice gain by Nigeria’s Guaranty Trust Bank. After weeks of loss by Nigerian companies, this week’s […]
Johannesburg, South Africa; 23 January 2015: Africa investor (Ai), a leading international investment and communications group, today announced it will be hosting a unique, CEO-level gathering of Africa’s leading infrastructure project developers, financiers and regulators on the 2nd of June in Cape Town, South Africa. The Ai CEO Infrastructure Project Developers Summit will take place […]
Things were a little brighter for the Ai40 Index this week as it clawed its way back to a value of 110.78 after weeks and weeks of loss. While things still aren’t looking up for Nigerian companies (they constituted four of the bottom five this session), a couple of strong performances were this week’s saving […]
In the Ai40 Commentary’s absence over the festive season, the Ai40 Index endured a massive decline. At 8 December, the Index was sitting on a value of 116.32. In the space of a month, it tumbled 6.52 points, or 5.6%, to close Friday on 109.80 points. In fact, of the 40 companies on the Index, […]
In the two months review of October to December, the Ai40 Investor’s Index fell by 5.36 points, down from a value of 124.82 in early October to 119.46 by 1 December: the Index therefore toppled by more than 4% over the October to December period, with the top four worst performances recorded by Nigerian companies, […]