Portfolio Watch EP12: Why Africa is too big an opportunity to ignore

PUBLISHED: Wed, 15 Aug 2018 12:41:29 GMT


Africa is such a diverse and fast growing continent, offering 6 of the fastest expanding economies in 2018. Taking this into account one would think that investors would be banging down the door, but unfortunately that is not the case. Could it be that we are too commodities reliant or not diversified enough? Victor Mupunga, Research Analyst at Old Mutual Wealth Private Client Securities and Christopher Gilmour, an Independent Investment Analyst join CNBC Africa’s Fifi Peters to answer these questions and ask, “Do we need more cooperation between countries, and only one ‘regulatory body’ like the EU to unlock our huge but hidden potential?

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