Tapping the Wealth of African Stock Markets
By Hartmut Sieper
- Did you know that South-African construction company, Murray and Roberts, built the famous Burj Al Arab in Dubai?
- Did you know that the fastest growing regional mobile market is in Africa?
- Did you know that while Western economies shrunk in 2008 and 2009 most African countries had positive growth?
As we are moving slowly in the global economic recovery, it’s time to consider alternative, or additional, methods for generating income and revenue.There’s been alot of talk and action in emerging markets but interest in the Africa region has just started to explode.
Africa is the last major growth region coming on the scene, and early entry provides excellent growth opportunities for the long-term.
The book Tapping the Wealth of African Stocks arrives at the right time.
This strategy guide written by Hartmut Sieper lays out considerations for starting an African stock market portfolio, or adding African stocks to an existing portfolio for diversification. The guideincludessections on the investment context in Africa, an overview of the African stock market structure, strategic thought process for building a portfolio, keypoints to consider, and a list of external resources.