The continent of Africa has become a new magnet for investors as the equity markets have maintained a note-worthy GDP growth rate of more than 5% for the last 3 years.
Africa has become a key country in the world’s economy as it has been a source for supplying 6 of the 10 economies with the fastest growth in the last 10 years.
The only problem facing Africa at this point in time is that the country is short on savings and capital which has created a doorway for investors who are looking for better returns than they are able to achieve at home.
Africa has put itself on the map from an investors point of view, and has the capability of becoming a big player in the investment industry. The detailed article on Economist.com which I read deals with various trades which are liquid in the country and a good place to start with investments.