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Real Assets – the new mainstream
Ghana Infrastructure Investment Fund
Frontier Markets Summit
Key FM Africa countries under review include: Ethiopia, Tanzania, Mozambique, Uganda, Rwanda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Senegal, Cameroon
What are the main considerations for institutional investors looking at second-generation emerging markets in Africa? Identifying the best investment policy for Africa’s frontiers
How do dynamic frontier markets in Sub-Saharan Africa compare to the first-generation emerging markets? Analysing the difference in deal value, long term returns and investment approaches
Mozambique: taking a lead in the agriculture and automotive sectors
Zimbabwe: embracing the next wave of private equity investors
Algeria: blue chip opportunities and local manufacturing in sizable consumer market, strategically located
Getting to grips with a new formula: small deals + longer exits times = good returns levels
Exploring the most effective fundraising strategies for Africa’s frontier markets. What does a successful GP model look like and where do fund managers seek sources of finance?
Real Assets Summit
Why do Real Assets make such an attractive investment opportunity? What factors spark a prominent investor allocation shift towards real assets? How do you play market to diversify your investment portfolio?
Keynote Address followed by an LP-only Panel Discussion:
What is the best route to gain meaningful exposure to African energy opportunities? How can deals be structured to deliver attractive, predictable and sustainable long-term returns? The latest trends in renewables market
The knowhow of supporting sustainable economic growth and delivering an attractive returns to investors
Western Africa as the new hub for local and international Real Assets investment. West Africa versus East Africa debate: which region is more attractive?
What are the social impact and financial return considerations of real asset investments? Exploring various real asset impact investing strategies to help achieve the overall impact and financial objectives
How much is currently being raised? Who is deploying and what are the hottest asset classes and geographies? How can fund managers successfully navigate their regulated landscape and recent political and macro-economic developments?
Case study: Who are the new investors entering the market, and how do you raise capital from international LPs?
What should your key considerations be pre-fundraising? “Ins and outs” of raising an African fund outside of the continent
Analysing the evolution of LP/GP relationship. Looking past the traditional “core relationships” and shaking up the established model
Table 1: What are the top issues on the agenda for investors?
Table 2: What are the main concerns for funds over the next year and how are these issues being managed?
Table 3: What is the future of the LP-GP relationship: have most long-term LP-GP relationships already been formed and how easy is it for an emerging fund manager to get the attention of big LPs?
Table 4: Identifying and backing the best fund managers
Table 5: How can a fund manager displace a competitor who has an existing place in an LP’s portfolio?
Table 6: What role does Blended Capital play in the evolution of traditional fund creation?
Each table to present the key takeaways from the LP/GP discussions to the audience