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Abu Dhabi Wealth Fund Targets

(Bloomberg) — Abu Dhabi’s top sovereign wealth fund is looking to Africa and renewable energy to generate greater returns, while relying more on artificial intelligence to mine data and spot new investment opportunities. “With an abundance of natural resources and young, growing and increasingly educated populations, African countries are among those offering the greatest potential […]
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2020 is a SPAC-Tacular Year for Sovereign Wealth Funds

In 2020, the usage of SPACs, essentially blank-check companies, by institutional investors is being witnessed at unprecedented levels. Even sovereign investors and public funds are making big bets in SPACs. Some major Canadian SPAC investors include the Alberta Investment Management Corporation (AIMCo) and Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan (HOOPP). SPACs are shell companies with no […]
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Proud to support the launch of our African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) today:

Hubert Danso, Chairman of Africa investor (Ai) Group and the African Union’s Continental Business Network (CBN), today congratulated African political and business leaders for their tireless efforts and leadership to create the conditions for the operational launch of the African Continental Free Trade Area, AfCFTA, and policy collaboration to accelerate the AfCFTA eCommerce – eTrade […]
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