Six Reasons To Invest In Africa

Ashby Monk

I’m bullish on Africa. I think there are some remarkable investment opportunities on the continent, especially in infrastructure. Not convinced? Have a look at these six mind-blowing McKinsey charts:

And what’s even more remarkable about this growth story is the fact that these positive developments have taken place in a capital starved environment! The continent remains in dire need of infrastructure investment. Can you imagine what’s possible once this infrastructure is in place?!

(These charts, and more like them can be found here.)

1 Response to “Six Reasons To Invest In Africa”

  1. 1 Shelley Washington (@wahmshelleyw) October 31, 2011 at 5:21 pm

    This is really interesting…So how does a person invest in building Africa’s infrastructure???

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This website is a project of Professor Gordon L. Clark and Dr. Ashby Monk of the School of Geography and the Environment at the University of Oxford. Their research on sovereign wealth funds is funded by the Leverhulme Trust and The Rotman International Centre for Pension Management.

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