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Africa's best-performing hedge fund launches food-focused private equity fund

Africa's best-performing hedge fund launches food-focused private equity fund

Polar Star targets agriculture as food demand outstrips supply. Commodity hedge fund beats peers over five-year period.

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South Africa and China sign nuclear energy pact

China and South Africa sealed three nuclear pacts, as a contest intensifies for contracts to build new atomic plants in the continent’s second-largest economy.