Tag - investment

2019 African Startup Update

The African continent is one of the fastest growing startup regions in the world. We have collected all available information about the industry of the continent in one place for the convenience of deciding on doing business in the region. According to Pitchbook (at the beginning of December 2019), 567 investment transactions in 513 companies...

Bitcoin or Forex

Which is a better market to invest? Bitcoin or Forex

Trading the financial market can either make you rich or leave you broke. Basically, it all depends on your mindset, whether you're here for a quick buck or a consistent return in the long run. I was recently going through an article on Naijaloaded titled "Where should you invest your $1000 savings? The Bitcoin or...

Bank note and Bitcoin

Cryptocurrency: A New Investment Opportunity?

Run a quick Google search and you’ll find all kinds of conflicting opinions out there about cryptocurrency. “Gamblers and speculators are the best candidates for the cryptocurrency market,” writes US News and World Report. “These kinds of returns are impossible to acquire within the realm of traditional investments,” crows one pro-cryptocurrency site. Cryptocurrency, and the...

Peter Mallouk Says “Don’t Buy Bitcoin, It will Fail and Collapse”

As usual in the global market, there will always be supporters and non-supporters, winners and loosers, bull or bear sentiment etc. So in today's article, I want to share with you the viewpoint of a well respected investment manager who doesn't believe in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. According to Peter Mallouk, the President and CIO of...

Funding Alert: ACCELAwards 2019

Do you need funding for a business idea or an already established business? If your answer is yes, then ACCELAwards 2019 is for you. It's an accelerated mentoring and promotion platform for early-stage African start-ups. More Details About The Program Based on the information found on accelaward.com, the ACCELAwards is an annual business start-up contest organized...