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2013 fundraising closes at $2.4bn

2013 fundraising closes at $2.4bn

Fundraising African private equity closed at $2.4bn in 2013, according to Preqin data. The figure marginally surpasses  the amount reported at the end of 2012 … Watch nowmore

Analysis

LPs seek 3x from Africa

LPs seek 3x from Africa

Limited partner investors are looking for around 3x gross returns from African private equity funds, according to speakers on the fund investors panel at the … Watch nowmore

Global

Actis energy fund closes at $1bn

Actis energy fund closes at $1bn

Actis, has closed its third emerging markets energy fund, Actis Energy 3, at $1.15 billion – exceeding its original target of $750 million by 50%. … Watch nowmore