How can responsible private investment contribute to the SDGs? – Business Fights Poverty

How can responsible private investment contribute to the SDGs? – Business Fights Poverty.

Emerging markets private equity investment reached its highest level in 2014 since the Financial Crisis, with investors committing $33.75 billion to 1,246 deals compared to $26.77 billion and 1,058 deals a year earlier, according to the Emerging Markets Private Equity Association.  Sub Saharan Africa in particular has attracted record amounts of private investment, attracted by the potential of a young population, a growing middle class and increased macro-economic stability.

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