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Raising Venture Capital

  The thought of someone trusting an idea or innovation enough to invest a huge sum of money is certain to give any first-time entrepreneur the thrills. Sadly, venture capital investment is not for all businesses.  If the idea of your business getting sold or going public eventually sits well with you, or you require…
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Before Seeking Investment

Super cool Idea. Check. Business Model. Check. Killer Presentation. Check. Elevator Pitch. Check. Ready to meet the Investors? Check…Hey, hold up, not so fast. Just because you think you’ve aced the investor requirement checklist doesn’t mean that you’re ready for the huge inflow of capital. Hold your horses, take a step back and relax while…
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sheVestor: 7 Tips that will Change the African Woman’s Mindset about Money

Image Source: Noirlinians-Mama Africa Hello sheVestors! These 7 tips will change the mindset of  every #sheVestor about money. Living in a continent like Africa, we can honestly say that being financially independent does not go down well with many societies due to various reasons that include being told that a man wouldn’t marry you and…
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BPIFrance and Africinvest Announce Launch of French African Fund

Bpifrance and AfricInvest are pleased to announce the launch of the French African Fund (“FFA”), the first cross-border investment fund dedicated to the development of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in both Africa and France. The fund will be managed by AfricInvest. A pool of diverse investors have subscribed to the fund including Bpifrance, two…
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