South Africa


  • Industry: Business Desk, Africa
  • Type: Business and industry issue
  • Date: 2012/04/02

KPMG Africa Conversation: Episode 5 - Investing in Africa 

Africa Conversations
Africa today is one of the world’s fastest-growing regions, having expanded at more than two percentage points above the global average for the past 10 years.

The African economy is expected to grow by more than 5% during 2012-13, according to various reputable forecasters, while its total Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is expected to reach US$2.6 trillion by 2020.


Africa offers numerous opportunities to investors in the post-global financial crisis world, though the options are as varied as the countries. The key issue investors need to understand is the risk/reward equation.


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On the Agenda:


  • Why are multinational companies investing in Africa?
  • What sectors are ‘hot’?
  • Who is investing and where?

KPMG Africa Conversation Series

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