Africa remains a compelling proposition for investment: according to the 2013 World Investment Report, Africa bucked the trend of declining global Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) inflows, which fell by 18 percent globally, and posted a 5 percent increase to $50 billion over 2012. The report stated that while this growth was driven partly by FDI in extractive industries, investment in consumer-oriented manufacturing and service industrie...
Former First National Bank (FNB) CEO Michael Jordaan is one of South Africa’s most celebrated business leaders. He became CEO of the bank at the young age of 36, and is credited with leading FNB to be named the world’s most innovative bank in the 2012 BAI-Finacle Global Banking Innovation Awards. FNB was the first South African bank to launch an app. p>
Last year Jordaan stepped down as CEO and traded the corporate life to st...
Here are some issues that angels say are on their lists of “never again” investments.
Entrepreneurs and angel investors often ask me: What kinds of companies do angel investors invest in?
Because angel investors are individuals and all individuals are different, it’s really hard to answer this question. However, from our experience reviewing over 1000 angel investment opportunities and meeting with nearly 500 angel ...
R20,000,000 Req R100,000 Min
Our aim is to implement proper measures to limit the incidence and spread of fires, by ensuring the safety of people, minimising loss of life and property.
R250,000 Req R1,000 Min
An essential part of the South African economy.The retail furniture market is well rooted in the economy with high potential for job creation. A market we intend to improve.
R50,000,000 Req R2,000,000 Min
High income generating company focused on the economic reclamation of mine waste dumps. Where there was once a dump (environmental risk) we leave a maize field and cash.
R1,500,000 Req R50,000 Min
Fisherman's Pride is a profitable fishing business in the Western Cape and are seeking for funds to expand our "community upliftment" project. No risk with good returns.