Africa investor (Capital) is an investment holding company that aligns its client base of sovereign wealth funds, pension funds, family offices, and long-term investors with vetted infrastructure and private equity investment opportunities in Africa. Ai Capital assists and advises African project developers to access international capital and provides foreign investment and transaction advisory services to African governments and global investors.

Africa investor Group provides transaction advisory services, strategic research, investment indices and investment communication services, to support its clients investment programmes in Africa. Through its sister organization, Africa Investor Capital (Ai Capital), acts as a principal investor in strategic assets on the continent. 

Operating at the intersect of business, government, international organizations and the media, Africa investor group has a growing network of clients across Africa serviced from regional hub offices in Nairobi, Lagos  and Johannesburg, affiliate offices across the continent and a coordinating office in London. The group offers clients consistent quality of service across each of these territories and additional representation in Cairo, Brussels and Washington.

Ai also benefits from specialists insights and the operational experience of the Ai Advisory Board.

Africa investor is continuously adding new, innovative products to help our clients become informed Africa investors. Visit our press office.

Because when all is said and done – INVESTMENT MATTERS

Africa investor (Ai) Capital
Ai Capital, is the principal investment arm of Africa investor and advises global institutional investors and public and private sector project promoters on transactions in Africa. Ai Capital runs the Groupís Search Fund, which provides Origination services to Fund Managers, Institutional Investors and Development Finance Institutions seeking investable transactions in Africa. Aiís advisory team, is highly regarded for its investment banking expertise, especially private placements, capital raising, capital introduction and transaction structuring.

Africa investor Research
Africa investor Research provides a family of products and services that support our clients' investment processes in major asset classes across Africa. Our goal is to leverage our deep understanding of Africa's financial markets to turn data-driven insights into tools that our clients can use to meet their investment process needs.

Africa investor Strategic Communications
Ai offers a full spectrum of PR, media liaison and investor relations services. We work in partnership with clients to create value through the most innovative and effective communications programmes while observing the highest ethical and professional standards. Ai matches skills and capabilities with client needs and provides the following services in-house:

  • Investor Relations
  • Event and production management
  • Writing
  • Media liaison
  • Issues management
  • Public affairs and stakeholder engagement
  • Media research and analysis
  • Digital communication


Africa investor (Ai) Index Series
Dubbed Africaís Dow Jones, Ai produces value-traded adjusted, market capitalization-weighted indices. Its Ai100 and Ai 40 Investors' indexes capture the top 40 and 100 of the largest and most liquid publicly traded stocks across Africa ranking them by market capitalization and by liquidity, as measured by the average daily value traded in US Dollars. The Ai40 and Ai100 indices can be found on Bloomberg and Reuters and are licensed to fund managers.

Africa investor (Ai) magazine
Africa investor is the premier investment title for decision makers across the continent.

Providing extensive news, comment and analysis, the magazine has a bi-monthly circulation of over 20,000 and a readership of more than 160,000 worldwide per issue.

Ai is a content partner to the World Bank, United Nations, Reuters and FDI Exchange.

Africa news
The Ai news portal provides daily sector-by-sector coverage of the latest developments in business, FDI, politics and development.

Africa investor (Ai) TV
Ai TV is Africa's first free broadband TV channel for news and analysis of Africa's financial markets.

The channel showcases Africa's best business TV programming to an international audience of investors.

Africa investor (Ai) Newswire
Ai Newswire is an exclusive electronic communications and news distribution service for African companies keen to develop their international media coverage.

Using Ai Newswire, companies can direct their press releases and other announcements to a wide range of critical audiences globally, including the news media, the investment community, government decision-makers, and the general public.

For full details about this service visit the Ai Newswire page, found in the Markets section of the site.

Africa investor (Ai) Awards
The Africa investor Awards are unique annual pan-African business and investment Awards that recognise and reward the achievements of the public and private sector across wide-ranging industries and disciplines.

Visit the site for full details of past winners and judges as well as how to enter.

Africa investor (Ai) Events
Africa investor Events is an established event-hosting consultancy with capability to organise high profile conferences, roundtables, seminars and evening receptions.

Visit Events for profiles of upcoming and past Ai events as well as comprehensive listings for all major conferences addressing trade, investment and development in Africa.

Africa investor (Ai) Academy
The Ai Academy delivers leading-edge knowledge and skills to its constituents, through specialized capacity building training programmes, seminars, conferences and facilitated networking events. The Ai Academy works to develop the capabilities of Africa management teams, investment professionals, governments and development partners working in Africa. Ai Academy specializes in tailored training solutions, to assist clients up-tier capacity to implement public-private partnerships, private sector development and prepare their management teams for business success in Africa.