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Angola/Mozambique: from Asia with cash


Angola and Mozambique are developing fast in a variety of practice areas and industry sectors, as Asian investors set the pace.

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Elections threaten to tarnish East Africa’s investment potential


Foreign investors are being drawn in, but an upcoming election brings uncertainty


Keeping pace: foreign investors still interested in Nigeria


The Boko Haram insurgency and a change of government haven’t swayed investors’ interest in Nigeria

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Africa Elite executive summary: firm profiles

30-Mar-2015 | By Margaret Taylor

Our essential guide to the top legal outfits south of the Sahara advising on private equity 

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Africa Elite 2015: The new face of private equity in Africa

30-Mar-2015 | By Margaret Taylor

This year’s Africa Elite reveals the domestic firms and international lawyers leading the continent’s rise. As this executive summary shows, private equity is a growing force

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North Africa – Into Africa

23-Feb-2015 | By Tabby Kinder

An explosion in investor interest has international firms lining up for a share of the African market, but legal systems are straining to keep pace with change.

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Opportunities for European and US asset managers, depositaries and custodians. 

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Africa has arrived – the signs are in private equity


Much of the existing analysis of Africa as a legal market has centred on infrastructure projects and natural resources.

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