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23 August 2017
Project financings, debt deals, high profile M&As. These and other types of transaction have kept Africa’s capital markets alive during difficult times for many other regions. That’s good news for the international law firms striving to cement their positions as leading advisers on the continent. Tim Burke caught up with three of them to hear about their deal flows and growth strategies.
If you believe the hype, the historic Mayan calendar once used in South America suggests that the world will end in 2012. In keeping with that apocalyptic outlook, syndicated loan bankers at a September breakfast discussion hosted by EMEA Finance gave their own predictions of some cataclysmic events in their market next year, when a wall of refinancing falls due across Europe in the face of limited liquidity.