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Latin America: The Forces At Work For Long-term Growth

Latin America: The forces at work for long-term growth

Latin America represents a compelling investment opportunity, buoyed by regional integration, a rising consumer class, and a continued focus on trade and industrialization. Abraaj Managing Director Alfredo Capote shares three key takeaways from WEF Latin America.
Bloomberg Interviews Selcuk Yorgancioglu

Bloomberg Interviews Selcuk Yorgancioglu

In an interview on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe", Abraaj Partner Selcuk Yorgancioglu weighs in on the long term outlook for the Turkish economy, investment trends and what this means for investors moving forward.

Blog Posts

Latin America: The Forces At Work For Long-term Growth

Latin America: The forces at work for long-term growth

Latin America represents a compelling investment opportunity, buoyed by regional integration, a rising consumer class, and a continued focus on trade and industrialization. Abraaj Managing Director Alfredo Capote shares three key takeaways from WEF Latin America.
Abraaj Week 2017: 5 Top Takeaways

Abraaj Week 2017: 5 top takeaways

Shifting demographics, millennial power, and the rise of renewables – a broad range of powerful themes emerged from a week of discussion, debate and analysis at Abraaj Week 2017.
Partnership Capital: A Model For Growth Markets

Partnership Capital: A Model for Growth Markets

In order for partnership capital to take root, a broad based and inclusive approach is imperative for its success. Abraaj Board Member Wendy Luhabe shares her perspective.
Mapping The Unbanked: A Pan Regional Market

Mapping The Unbanked: A Pan Regional Market

Around the world, there are 2 billion ‘unbanked’ people: adults without an account with a financial institution or mobile money provider. Abraaj Managing Director Zahi El Khatib deconstructs the data to understand the investment opportunity.

Videos

Building Blocks: Conflict Prevention And Recovery

Building Blocks: Conflict Prevention and Recovery

How can the private sector play a role in conflict resolution? Kito de Boer, Head of Mission, Office of the Quartet, explains why business can play a key peacekeeping role.
The Profit Pivot – A New Approach To Sustainable Development

The Profit Pivot – A New Approach to Sustainable Development

The UN Foundation President and Chief Executive Officer Kathy Calvin tells Abraaj that NGOs are waking up to the potential of private sector involvement in development projects. Watch her interview here.
Bloomberg Interviews Selcuk Yorgancioglu

Bloomberg Interviews Selcuk Yorgancioglu

In an interview on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe", Abraaj Partner Selcuk Yorgancioglu weighs in on the long term outlook for the Turkish economy, investment trends and what this means for investors moving forward.
How To Build An Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

How to Build an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

"If you want to build a sustainable business, making a difference in communities and fostering inclusive growth are critical components." Vineet Rai, Founder of Aavishkaar Intellecap Group, shares his perspective on building entrepreneurial ecosystems in India.

White Papers

Private Equity In Global Growth Markets: A New Perspective

Private Equity in Global Growth Markets: A New Perspective

In a presentation and Q&A session held in New York, Josh Lerner shares key findings and insights on global growth markets (GGMs).
Global Growth Markets Private Equity Series 5/5

Global Growth Markets Private Equity Series 5/5

This white paper discusses three important investing choices to consider - deal stage, deal manager, and company size – and practical strategies for private equity investment success in GGMs.
Global Growth Markets Private Equity Series 4/5

Global Growth Markets Private Equity Series 4/5

This white paper undertakes a detailed evaluation of global private equity exits in order to identify and discern the impact on investors of any differences between developed markets and GGMs.
Global Growth Markets Private Equity Series 3/5

Global Growth Markets Private Equity Series 3/5

This white paper reviews the investment performance of minority and majority investments in global growth markets (GGMs).

Reports

Better Business, Better World: A Call To Action

Better Business, Better World: A Call to Action

The ‘Better Business, Better World’ report by BSDC, where Abraaj Group Chief Executive Arif Naqvi is a Founding Commissioner, shows how pursuing the Global Goals could create massive new market opportunities, in ways that extend prosperity to all.
The Abraaj Group Sustainability Report 2015-16

The Abraaj Group Sustainability Report 2015-16

From oncology and diagnostic services in Morocco to integrated door-to-door logistics operator in Thailand, we grow businesses beyond commercial successes to become sustainability leaders. Read the Abraaj Sustainability Report 2015/16 here.
EMPEA Special Report On Private Equity In Mexico

EMPEA Special Report on Private Equity in Mexico

This report provides an in depth review of developments in Mexico’s private equity eco-system, and features insights from Abraaj and a spotlight case study on Liquid Capital, a partner company of the Group.
EMPEA Report On Currency Risk Management

EMPEA Report on Currency Risk Management

EMPEA’s Currency Risk Management Survey is the first pan-emerging markets exploration of the impact of currency volatility on the private equity industry.