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08:00 08:30 (30 mins)

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Registration and Networking

08:30 08:40 (10 mins)

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Chairman’s Opening Address

08:40 09:00 (20 mins)

FundForum Africa

Africa and China: Is this the driving force behind the “Africa Growth Story”?

09:00 09:30 (30 mins)

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Brand New Research: Idiosyncratic themes - Unveiling real pockets of opportunity in Africa

09:30 10:00 (30 mins)

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Africa or Frontier? Does it make sense to manage Africa as a stand-alone, or are investors’ interest best met by broadening the investment horizon

10:00 10:30 (30 mins)

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Networking Morning Coffee

10:30 11:00 (30 mins)

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Managing Listed Equities in Africa: Capturing real growth through listed options whilst mitigating capacity and liquidity risks

11:00 11:30 (30 mins)

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Stock-picking vs the Benchmark: Weighing up the value of a contrarian approach vs the security of benchmark investing. Pros and cons in the African context

11:30 12:00 (30 mins)

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Where to play? Private or Public: What will pay off for the investor in search of returns in the African context and what is the optimal mix in a diversified portfolio

12:00 13:30 (90 mins)

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Networking Lunch

13:30 14:00 (30 mins)

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Impact as A Source of Alpha: Building meaningful partnerships

14:00 14:30 (30 mins)

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Corporate Governance and Returns?: What is the real impact of robust corporate governance on the return potential of your investment

14:30 15:00 (30 mins)

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Currency & Foreign Exchange: How to deal effectively with the impact of currency fluctuations on investment portfolios

15:00 15:30 (30 mins)

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Assessing Valuations: Do traditional valuation models apply in an African equities context?

15:30 16:00 (30 mins)

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Afternoon Tea

16:00 16:30 (30 mins)

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Adopting a Defensive Appraoch: Identifying sectors to target during a downturn

16:30 16:50 (20 mins)

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Commodities: Price fluctuations and the impact on the African investment story

16:50 17:10 (20 mins)

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Real Estate: How to Take Advantage of This Investment Opportunity?

17:10 17:30 (20 mins)

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Infrastructure: Which sectors offer the most attractive opportunities for the long-term investors

17:30 19:00 (90 mins)

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FundForum Africa Welcome Cocktail