14 - 15 March 2023
Cape Town International Convention Centre

Platinum & ESG Sponsor

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Gold Sponsor

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Lunch Sponsor

Cocktail Sponsor

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Charity Partner

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860+
Senior Capital Markets Attendees
70+
Industry Expert Speakers
50%
Public & Private Issuers & Borrowers

WELCOME TO BONDS, LOANS & ESG CAPITAL MARKETS AFRICA 2023

14TH & 15TH MARCH | CAPE TOWN INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTRE

"The continent's only pan-African debt event"


Are you active in Africa's capital markets? Do you want to expand your business in this space?

We are the no. 1 business meetings facilitator for Africa's capital markets. This is Africa's largest and most senior corporate & investment banking event. This is the annual meeting place for senior decision-makers from Africa's capital markets community. This in-person event will bring together 860+ leading governments, corporates, investors, banks, law firms, regulators and service providers in 1 location, and feature 70+ expert speakers.

Attendees use this unique pan-regional gathering of Africa's capital markets leaders to re-connect with existing clients, build strong business relations with prospects and hear the market's financial leaders speak on how they are navigating the current economic climate/share their expectations for the year ahead.

ENQUIRIES: email Marketing@GFCMediaGroup.com

HOW DO WE DELIVER A HIGH ROI FOR ATTENDEES?


MEETINGS & NETWORKING


WE ARE THE NO. 1 BUSINESS MEETINGS FACILITATOR IN AFRICA'S CAPITAL MARKETS


  • No other event will gather senior decision-makers from all of your key capital markets clients & prospects together in 1 location, so that you can host countless meetings to accelerate deals/win new business in 1 place.
  • No other event will deliver as many high-quality business connections as a result of just 2 days out of the office. We attract the most important local & international stakeholders from across Africa so that you can expand business in these markets without the usual time and travel costs.

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EXPERT MARKET INSIGHTS:


The continent's only pan-African debt event is also complemented by an agenda of expert market insights provided by 70+ industry leading speakers, allowing attendees to hear how the continent's local & international financial leaders are navigating the current economic climate/share expectations for the future and benchmark.

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WE ARE THE ONLY EVENT TO:


  • Bring public & private buyers & sellers together to conduct business, sign deals and shape future financing strategies


  • Deliver deal-driven content from regional & international market players


  • Focus on ESG content and attract senior ESG decision-makers to drive sustainable finance across the continent
  • Provide a bird's eye view of the pan-African market for the local and international community

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BENEFITS OF SPONSORING:

  1. CONNECT, DO BUSINESS & DELIVER ROI THROUGH 1-2-1 MEETINGS: select who you want to meet pre-event, then our dedicated networking team pre-arrange & schedule your meetings for the event dates so you can get in front of your clients & partners (in an exclusive branded meeting suite)

  2. SAVE TIME & MONEY: meet senior regional & international decision-makers (86% director-level or above) from the entire market in 1 location

  3. SHOWCASE YOUR EXPERTISE: by speaking & presenting a case study to a room full of 860+ existing & potential capital markets clients

  4. INCREASE AWARENESS: by taking an exhibition space & demonstrating your products and services

  5. INCREASE YOUR BRAND'S PRESENCE: through the numerous branding opportunities available

  6. ACCELERATE DEALS: senior decision-makers from your capital markets clients attend to move deals along with partners

  7. WIN MORE BUSINESS: packages include a number of staff passes so you can cover more clients & your prospects proactively seek out new business partners at the event

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DRAFT AGENDA:

WHY DOES YOUR INDUSTRY PARTICIPATE?

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Financial Services

  • To grow their deal pipeline with clients from across the continent
  • To meet Heads of DCM/Syndication/Origination/Coverage from the continent’s most active FIs and DFIs
  • To institutionalise relationships and grow their revenue with existing clients
  • To meet CFOs/CEOs/Heads of Treasury from the continent’s most active blue chip and mid-market corporates
  • To meet with National Treasuries and Heads of Debts from the continent’s sovereign market
  • To return to the office with high quality new business contacts and leads
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Regional Banks/DFIs

  • To host Non-Deal Roadshow style meetings with Africa’s most active international investors, banks & DFIs in order to grow their lending and distribution capacity
  • To meet the issuers and borrowers from across the continent in one trip
  • To develop investor relations and effectively communicate their bank’s highlights/investment propositions to appropriate, senior decision-makers that otherwise would not have been easily accessible or in one place at one time
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International Banks/DFIs

  • To meet the most credible and reputable private and public issuers and borrowers from across the continent
  • To accelerate deals with current partners
  • To establish high-quality business connections with prospects
  • To connect with multinational corporates interested in establishing/growing operations in their geographies
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Regional Law Firms

  • To stand out from competitors and ensure that they are viewed as the top law firm in their geography
  • To hold meetings with international law firms who can bring them in as regional law firm partners on deals
  • To meet senior decision-makers from key local and international corporates, sovereigns, investors and banks with relevance to their deals in one location
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International Law Firms

    • To promote their firm and ensure that they are viewed as the top international law firm partner by regional law firms working on important deals across Africa’s capital markets
    • To win new business from their key target markets
    • To institutionalise relationships and grow their revenue with existing clients
    • To meet senior decision-makers from key local and international corporates, sovereigns, investors, banks & regional law firms in one location
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Corporates

  • To conduct face-to-face meetings with local and international FIs active across Africa in one place, to discuss upcoming transactions and future financing strategies
  • To hear from and meet with other issuers and borrowers from across the continent, sharing knowledge and experiences
  • To find out how others are managing market volatility for the next 12–18 months
  • To meet with potential and existing lenders and advisors
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Sovereigns

  • To conduct face-to-face meetings with local and international FIs active across Africa in one place, to discuss upcoming transactions and possible financing strategies
  • To meet with government contemporaries to share strategies for the upcoming 12-18 months
  • To meet with local and international investors to discuss financing strategies and upcoming transactions
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Investors

  • To conduct 1-2-1 meetings with senior decision-makers from African corporates, governments and financial institutions in one place
  • To hear from and meet with other local and international investors active across the continent

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COMPANIES THAT PARTICIPATED IN 2022:


  • 27 Four Investment Managers
  • ABCO Bourse
  • Absa
  • Access Bank
  • Acorn Holdings Africa
  • AD Global Investors Limited
  • Addendum Financial Technologies
  • Afena Capital
  • Africa Data Centres
  • Africa Finance Corporation
  • Africa Islamic Economic Foundation (AFRIEF)
  • Africa Link Capital
  • Africa Rising Capital
  • Africa Specialty Risks Ltd
  • African Bank
  • African Development Bank
  • African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank)
  • African Industries Group
  • African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM)
  • African Trade Insurance Agency


  • Ahizone Resources
  • Airports Company South Africa
  • Akin Gump Strauss Hauer and Feld
  • Allan Gray Investment Management
  • Aluwani Capital Partners
  • American Tower Corporation
  • Amundi Asset Management
  • Apparel Group
  • Argentil Capital Partners
  • Arise
  • Ashburton
  • ASISA
  • Autonomous Port of Dakar
  • Autus Securities
  • Axian Group
  • Axxela Limited
  • B B Energy DMCC
  • Baker & Mckenzie
  • BancTrust and Co. Investment Bank
  • Bank of Africa UK
  • Bank of China
  • Bank of Industry
  • Bank of Uganda
  • Bank One Limited
  • Barloworld
  • Bayport Management Ltd
  • BIHL
  • Black Star Group
  • Black Stars Investments (BSI)
  • Blue Mountain Inn
  • BlueOrchard Finance
  • BofA Securities
  • Botswana Housing Corporation
  • Botswana Insurance Fund Management (BIFM)
  • Botswana Motor Vehicle Accident Fund
  • Botswana Savings Bank
  • Bowmans
  • BUA Cement
  • BUA International Nigeria
  • Canadian Solar
  • Cape Berkshire Asset Management
  • Capitaltrust Investment & Asset Management
  • Carius Krueger and Partners
  • Catalis
  • CDC Group
  • CDP
  • Centrafin
  • Central Bank of Eswatini
  • Centum Investment
  • CGF Bourse
  • Chic Shak Design
  • Citi
  • City of Cape Town
  • City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality
  • City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality
  • Clifford Chance
  • Clyde & Company
  • Commerzbank
  • Congo Airways
  • Connect Earth
  • CRDB Bank Tanzania
  • Credit Europe Bank
  • Credit Suisse
  • Daimler
  • Dangote Group
  • Debswana
  • Debt Management Office, Nigeria
  • DEG Invest
  • Dentons
  • Deutsche Bank
  • Development Bank of Namibia
  • Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA)
  • Dhow Kimura
  • Dubai Islamic Bank
  • Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank
  • Ecobank - The Pan African Bank
  • Edward Nathan Sonnenbergs (ENS)
  • Embassy of Spain
  • Emerging Markets Investors Alliance
  • Emso Asset Management
  • Equites Property Fund Limited
  • Eskom
  • Eskom Finance Company SOC
  • ETG World
  • eThekwini Municipality
  • Ethos Mezzanine Partners
  • European Investment Bank (EIB)
  • Exxaro Resources
  • Federated Hermes
  • Fencas Real Estate Development Company
  • FIMCO
  • FirstRand Bank
  • Fitch Ratings
  • Fitch Solutions
  • FMO
  • Foschini Group
  • Futuregrowth Asset Management
  • Gauteng Department of Economic Development
  • Gauteng Infrastructure Financing Agency (GIFA)
  • Gauteng Infrastrucuture Financing Agency
  • GCR Ratings
  • GE Capital Markets
  • GE Healthcare
  • Ghana International Bank
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Government of Kaduna State
  • Granate Asset Management
  • GroCapital Holdings
  • GrowthPoint Properties
  • GuarantCo
  • Harmony Gold
  • Harvest Asset Management
  • Helios Investment Partners
  • HSBC
  • Hyprop
  • ICBC Standard Bank
  • Ignatius Ajuru University of Education (IAUE)
  • IHS Towers
  • Impaxis Securities
  • Imperial Logistics
  • Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) of South Africa
  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
  • Intesa Sanpaolo
  • Investec Bank
  • Invictus Capital & Finance
  • Izwe Africa
  • Johannesburg Stock Exchange
  • JP Morgan
  • Kairos Capital
  • Kendal Investment Partners
  • KF Titrisation
  • KfW IPEX Bank
  • Khanyisa Impact Investment Fund
  • KSM2G Professionals
  • Laurium Capital
  • LEAP
  • Letlole La Rona Limited
  • Letshego Holdings
  • Liberty Group
  • Lion's Head Global Partners
  • Liquid Intelligent Technologies
  • Loukil Investment Group
  • LUMIERE G INTERNATIONAL LTD
  • Lusaka Securities Exchange
  • M&G Investments
  • Maitland Trust
  • Marsh
  • Mashreqbank
  • Matha Capital
  • Mauritius Commercial Bank
  • MawereSibanda Commercial Lawyers
  • Mazi Capital
  • Mergence Investment Managers
  • Michiah Enterprises
  • MIGA
  • Miller Insurance Services
  • Ministère du Développement, de l'Economie et des Finances, Benin
  • Ministry of Finance - Tanzania
  • Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs, Tanzania
  • Ministry of Finance and Economic Development, Sierra Leone
  • Ministry of Finance, Angola
  • Ministry of Finance, Cameroon
  • Ministry of Finance, Guinée Bissau
  • Ministry of Finance, Senegal
  • Mizuho Bank
  • M-Kopa Solar
  • MMI Holdings
  • Momentum Metropolitan Holdings
  • Moore Debt Advisory
  • Moove
  • Moove Africa
  • Motus Holdings Ltd
  • MTN Group
  • MUFG
  • National Treasury, Kenya
  • National Treasury, Republic of South Africa
  • Natixis
  • Nedbank Corporate and Investment Banking
  • Ninety One
  • Norsad Capital
  • NPF Pensions
  • Nthane Brothers
  • Nuveen Investments
  • Oasis Crescent
  • Old Mutual Alternative Investments
  • Old Mutual Finance
  • Old Mutual Investment Group
  • Old Mutual Specialised Finance
  • Pangaea Securities
  • Pareto Limited
  • Pent Asset and Wealth Management
  • Petrosa
  • Powerhouse International
  • Prescient
  • Price Forbes & Partners Ltd
  • Proparco
  • Quadridge Trust Services (Pty Ltd)
  • Radiant Insurance
  • Rand Merchant Bank
  • Rand Water
  • RAWSUR SA, RDC
  • Raymond James Financial
  • RDC Properties South Africa (Pty) Ltd
  • Red Sea National Refinery and Petrochemicals Company
  • responsAbility
  • Retail Capital
  • Rho Capital
  • S&P Global
  • SA Home Loans
  • SA Taxi Finance
  • Sanlam
  • Sanlam Capital Markets
  • Sanlam Investments
  • SANParks
  • Sappi
  • Saudi Aramco
  • SBM Bank (Mauritius)
  • Scania
  • Select Africa
  • Senelec
  • SGI Hudson & CIE
  • SMBC
  • SMBC Nikko Capital Markets
  • Social Housing Regulatory Authority (SHRA) of South Africa
  • Societe Generale
  • SoluSoft Limited
  • Sonangol
  • South African National Roads Agency (SANRAL)
  • South African Reserve Bank
  • Southchester Investment Managers
  • Sovereign Risk Insurance
  • Stanbic Bank
  • Stanbic IBTC
  • Stanbic IBTC Capital
  • Standard Bank
  • Standard Chartered Bank
  • Standard Investment Bank
  • Stanlib
  • Stanlib Asset Management
  • State Bank of India
  • Stonehage Fleming Corporate Services
  • Stronghold Global Finance
  • Symbiotics ICS
  • Taquanta Asset Managers
  • Telecel group
  • Telecom Egypt
  • Telkom
  • Terebinth Capital
  • Texel Finance
  • The Autonomous Sinking Fund, Cameroon
  • The Bidvest Group
  • Thelo
  • TMF Group
  • Toyota Financial Services
  • Trade and Development Bank – TDB
  • Trans Caledon Tunnel Authority
  • Transaction Capital
  • Transaction Capital Recoveries
  • Trans-Caledon Tunnel Authority (TCTA)
  • Transnamib Holdings Limited
  • Transnet SOC
  • Truworths International
  • TUHF Ltd
  • Tysers
  • U Can Grow Africa
  • U.S. International Development Finance Corporation
  • UK Export Finance
  • UMK
  • UMOA - Titres
  • Verdant Capital
  • Vodacom Group
  • Webber Wentzel
  • West Africa Rating Agency - WARA
  • Western Cape Government
  • White & Case
  • Wilmar
  • Woolworths Holdings
  • World Bank Group
  • World Economic Forum
  • WSP
  • Yapi Merkezi
  • Zambezi River Authority

ACCOMODATION:

We have negotiated a discounted bedroom rate at The Westin Hotel, which is a four minute walk from Cape Town International Convention Centre (event venue).

Rooms are available to book from Sunday 12th March - Friday 17th March (inclusive) on a first-come-first-served basis and are limited.

If you have any questions, please contact The Westin Groups and Events Team on: 0027 21 412 8049.


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