Both new entrants and seasoned investors are questioning whether Africa is indeed rising. We feel strongly that it is. Its growth rates may have tapered and countries once believed to be sure-footed have buckled under the pressure of flagging resource prices, security disruptions, fiscal imprudence and adverse weather phenomena, but its prospects are bright if commitments to consistent structural reforms are honoured.
Investors still believe that Africa is host to a treasure trove of opportunities — 74% of respondents to RMB’s June 2016 survey were invested in Africa and plan to invest further.
|We are already invested in Africa and plan to invest even more|
|We are already invested in Africa but do not plan to invest more|
|We are not invested in Africa but plan to invest|
|We are not invested in Africa but do not plan to invest|