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RisCura – SAVCA South African Private Equity Performance Report

We are pleased to release the June 2017 edition of the RisCura - SAVCA South African Private Equity Performance Report. This report tracks the performance of a representative basket of South African private equity funds and is published quarterly.

Ascendis beefs up its BEE shareholding

ACQUISITIVE healthcare conglomerate Ascendis has taken steps to reinforce its existing black empowerment credentials.

SENS – ASC 201411270001A & ASC 201411270002A

ASC 201411270001A: Additional Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment transaction for Ascendis, ASC 201411270002A: Director's Dealings

The trend is towards specialisation

It seems trite to say that there is a growing tendancy in SA for private equity funds to specialsie in a particular area. Of course they specialise - and they have done so for years. Whether it is buying secondary investments in other private equity funds, investing in later stage companies....