The structural mismatch between the supply and demand for capital has been a recurring theme in the African investment ecosystem, despite the different channels for raising funds. In our view, this funding option gap has led to the emergence of private debt as a preferred investment type.
As the total value of available capital increases and the investment ecosystem deepens, access to credit will be critical to boost the performance of African companies and the overall macroeconomic environment.

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