Private equity investment in Africa has been a hot discussion point in the global financial industry in recent times. This has been spurred by the continent's mouth-watering growth prospects, and obvious low correlation in the developed world - which has suffered a shortage in growth opportunities. This has undoubtedly been good news for private equity fund managers in Africa. The spotlight on the industry means managers are now speaking to a slightly wider investor base, some of which have little knowledge of Africa. Read more.