African IPO fund-raising in first half of 2014 surpasses all of 2013

Capital raised through IPO activity on African stock exchanges in 2014 has now surpassed the total raised during the whole of 2013.

IPO activity in the first half of 2014 has resulted in capital raising totaling $808.5 million. The total amount raised through the whole of 2013 was $757.5 million, according to figures from consultant EY.

Read more: African IPO Fund-Raising Surpasses 2013 in First Half of 2014 – Frontier Markets News – Emerging & Growth Markets – WSJ.