Not for the squeamish: Making a case for alternative private investments in Nigeria

Nigeria made news earlier this summer after officially beginning a recession, with GDP dropping 2.06% this year in response to plummeting oil prices, the US Federal hike and China’s economic slowdown. The emerging nation has its hands full as businesses … Continue reading Not for the squeamish: Making a case for alternative private investments in Nigeria

Mexican mezzanine debt: An emerging asset class that’s driving private equity transactions

You own an operationally successful company in an emerging market, but you need money fast because you have U.S. dollar debt obligations and the exchange rate has just gone through the roof. It’s a family owned business, so you are … Continue reading Mexican mezzanine debt: An emerging asset class that’s driving private equity transactions